Pork Meatballs, Korean Style 돼지 고기 미트볼

Gochujang Meets Miirin

Mirin - Japanese Cooking Wine

Mirin

These baked Korean style Meatballs get their special flavor from the combination of Korean Hot Pepper Sauce Gochujang and Sweet Sake Mirin. The slight sweetness adds a nice flavor note. Continue reading

Kalbi

Korean Barbecue Pork

Mirin - Japanese Cooking Wine

Mirin

Kalbi, or Korean style Barbecued Pork, is one of the basic Korean home style dishes that are basic to making a simple Korean meal. It’s easy to make and the marination seems to bring out the flavor of the meat.

Kalbi

Korean

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Ginger Cake

A Perfect Ginger Cake
Orange Meets Honey Meets Ginger

“The Japanese are experts with ginger.” — Rose Carrarini

Cooking Asian dishes with fresh ginger

Ginger

This is a perfect cake for someone who really likes Ginger. There is a Japanese influence in the French original, with the recipe adapted from Rose Carrarini, Rose Bakery, Paris.

Carrarini’s Japanese assistant Tomoko helped perfect the cake formula during Continue reading