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Jul 25, 2012 10:12 PM

What do I miss in my recipe?

I repost this thread by adding my recipe (although everything is explained in the video):


It is my own creation. France - Korean dish.
Dish name: the Korean Sandwichi
Question: it is good but not perfect. Any suggestion to improve it?
Please add any suggestions, I will try them.

I have been asked to share the recipe by writing, so here it is:

French Baguette
Tomato, Lettuce, eggs, Parmesan

Korean Red Pepper paste
Korean Soy sauce, Sesame oil, Sesame leaves
Green onion, Shallot, Garlic, salt, sugar, pepper

Meat Seasoning sauce: 120 g ground beef
18 g (1 tablespoon) soy sauce
6 g (½ tablespoons) sugar
9 g (2 teaspoons) minced green onion
5.5 g (1 teaspoon) minced garlic
0.3 g (⅛ teaspoons) ground black pepper
4 g (1 teaspoon) sesame oil

fried red pepper paste
95 g (5 tablespoons) red pepper paste
20 g minced beef
9 g (2 teaspoons) minced green onion
5.5 g (1 teaspoon) minced garlic
90 g (6 tablespoons) water
18 g (1½ tablespoons) sugar
19 g (1½ tablespoons) sesame oil

Stir-fry beef seasoned mix in preheated pan on medium heat for 3 minutes
Add red pepper paste, sugar and sesame oil, stir-fry for 5 minutes Add water into it, stir-fry for another 3 minutes to make fried red pepper paste.

Separate the egg white and yoke and make separate omelette.
Toast your baguette and put the lettuce, white omelette, sliced tomato, yellow omelette, sesames leaved. on top of it, put some parmesan and the hot korean mix.

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    1. Skip the Parmesan - there are enough salty flavors already.
      Needs something acidic. Perhaps a vinegar-ed vegetable or a little ginger. A vinegar-ed vegetable would add some texture and crunch too. The lettuce adds a little of this, but not enough imho.

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      1. re: meatn3

        I think some kimchi would work nicely for the vinegar-ed vegetable. Maybe separate the leaves and lay them across.

      2. Curious as to why you separate the eggs and make white and yolk omelette.
        I cannot view the video on my computer, so if you explain it there I apologize.

        1. Onyonghashamika Aialn,

          Bul kogi (bulgogi, bulkogi) is missing from your sandwich.

          1. The ingredient list is incomplete. The sandwich needs some Korean barbequed beef known as
            bul kogi (also bulkogi or bulgogi). Substitute the barbequed beef for the ground beef. Recipes can be found in some Asian cookbooks of which I have about 6.

            2 Replies
            1. re: ChiliDude

              Hi Chilidude, yes, bulgogi can be a good idea. I will try it.
              Hi Meatn3, my friends who tried it loved the cheesy part. Let me see is I can do the sauce less salty then.

              1. re: alainphone

                You might try mozzarella, especially fresh, instead of parmesan and mushrooms cooked with the meat. For some reason vinegar vegetable also appeals to me.