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Bibimbap Sauce (vegetarian)
비빕밥 양념장

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quick n easy
nut free
prep time: 
8 min
inactive time: 
0 min
cooking time: 
2 min
total time: 
10 min

Making bibimbap? Kick it up a notch with this delicious sauce.
Click here for a more elaborate version with beef.

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2 tbsGochujang (Hot Pepper Paste) 고추장
1 tbsMul Yeot / Malt (Maltose) Syrup 물엿 (or Jo-cheong (rice syrup) or honey)
1 tbsSesame Oil 참기름
½ tspGarlic (minced) 다진 마늘
½ tspSesame Seeds 깨

Optional Ingredients and Substitutions
Sesame seeds are optional.
Mul Yeot (korean malt syrup) can be replaced with sugar or honey. If you are using sugar you may want to add 1 tbs of water to thin the paste.

Click here for a more elaborate version with beef.

Ingredient amounts in the recipe instructions are for the default serving size.
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Ingredient amounts in the recipe summary are for the default serving size.

1. Sauté

Mix and sauté 2 tbs of gochujang (hot pepper paste), 1 tbs of Mul Yeot (see tips for substitution), 1 tbs sesame oil, ½ tsp of minced garlic on medium heat for about 2 minutes. Stir constantly so it doesn’t stick to the pan.

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Mix & sauté

  • 2tbs gochujang
  • 1tbs Mul Yeot
  • 1tbs sesame oil
  • ½ tsp minced garlic

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2. Serve

Add ½ tsp of sesame seeds (optional) on top before serving on a small side plate along with bibimbap.

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  • ½ tsp sesame seeds



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