Spicy Stir-fried Squid, Ojinguh-bokkeum
Delicious and nutritious side dish especially for seafood lovers! It can also be served as main dish.
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|10 oz||Squid 오징어|
|1||Onion (Medium) 양파|
|1||Red Chili Pepper 붉은 고추 (optional)|
|1||Cheongyang Chili Pepper 청양고추 (optional)|
|1||Green Chili Pepper 풋고추 (optional)|
|1||Green Onion 파|
|1 tbs||Garlic (minced) 다진 마늘|
|1½ tbs||Soy Sauce (regular) 왜간장|
|1½ tbs||Gochugaru, Korean Hot Pepper Flakes 고추가루|
|1 tbs||Mul Yeot / Malt (Maltose) Syrup 물엿 (optional)|
|1 tsp||Sugar 설탕|
|1 tsp||Cheongju, Korean Rice Wine 청주 (optional)|
|1 tsp||Sesame Oil 참기름|
|½ tsp||Black Pepper 후추|
|1 tsp||Sesame Seeds 깨 (optional)|
Optional Ingredients and Substitutions - Cheongyang Chili Pepper
Red and green chili peppers: can be omitted or replaced with red and green peppers.
Mulyeot: can be omitted or replaced with jocheong (rice syrup) or honey.
Cheongju (Korean Rice Wine): can be omitted or replaced with white wine.
Sesame Seeds: can be omitted.
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. Clean Squid
Remove internal organs and eyes of the squid. Be careful of the black ink inside. Peel off the skin (optional). Rinse thoroughly under running water.
Remove internal organs & eyes
Peel off skin (optional)
2. Cut Squid
Cut the legs into 2” (5cm) long strips. Cut the body part in half and cut each piece into ⅜” (1cm) wide, 2” (5cm) long strips.
Legs into 2” (5cm) long strips
Body part into ⅜” (1cm) wide, 2” (5cm) long strips
3. Make seasoning sauce
Mix 1 tablespoon of minced garlic, 1½ tablespoons of soy sauce, 1½ tablespoons of red chili pepper flakes, 1 tablespoon of malt syrup, 1 teaspoon of sugar, 1 teaspoon of rice wine, 1 teaspoon of sesame oil, ½ teaspoon of black pepper and 1 teaspoon of sesame seeds.
Marinate the squid for 20 min.
5. Slice onion
While marinating, prepare vegetables. Peel, wash and slice an onion.
Peel, wash, slice
6. Slice peppers
Wash 1 chungyang chili pepper, 1 red chili pepper and 1 green chili pepper. Slice them diagonally.
Chili Peppers (1 each)
7. Cut green onion
Wash and cut 1 green onion diagonally.
Wash & cut
Preheat a frying pan for 1 min on medium heat. Stir-fry vegetables and squid until the squid turns white. Serve on a plate. Enjoy!
Preheat Med Heat 1 min
Stir-fry until squid turns white
Serve on a plate. Enjoy!