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Rabokki Recipe Ramen + Tteokbokki 라볶이

Korean Rabokki Ramen

  What is it? A fiery ruby stew that combines buttery ramen noodles and chewy rice cakes, bubbling in a delicious Korean sauce. It is a quintessential comfort staple for bachelor/rettes in Korea and it really is like a hug and kick all at the same time.       5.0 from 4 reviews Rabokki […]

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Loaded Baked Potato Soup

Baked Potato Soup Loaded Potato

In recent days, we’ve experienced a bitter cold snap that makes sunny days lounging by the sea with an icy drink in hand seem like a far and distant memory.  Per usual, I find my solace in food and if it must be cold, I’ll gladly cuddle up to the warmth of a thick and […]

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Broccoli Cheese Soup

Broccoli Cheese Soup Panera Copycat

On this cold and rainy day, I felt like cuddling up with some warm, cheesy, and comforting soup and this broccoli cheese soup was just the trick.  Paired with some crusty bread, there’s nothing quite like dipping it into this golden ambrosia melted with thick cheesy threads with just enough broccoli for some welcomed texture […]

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Crab Soup {Easy 15 Minute Recipe}

Easy Crab Soup

As the title promises, this soup couldn’t be easier to whip up.  It feeds a cold, hungry family from stove top to table top in mere minutes and is as hearty as it is delicious. 5.0 from 4 reviews Crab Soup {Easy 15 Minute Recipe}   Save Print Prep time 5 mins Cook time 15 […]

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Dumplings 만두 {2 Ways}

Korean dumplings 2 ways

There are certain things that I try not to get when I dine out at an Asian restaurant.  Usually, it’s edamame or dumplings.  Both are so easy to make at home and much cheaper if you do.  I like to make an insane amount of these dumplings and prepare some while freezing the others for […]

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Seaweed Miyeokguk Soup 미역국

Korean Seaweed soup

I didn’t always have a birthday cake but this Korean birthday soup was always at the party. Additionally, nursing mothers also swear by it because it’s so nourishing and comforting. The seaweed used here is called by several names, whether it be sea plant, sea mustard, wakame, or miyuk but despite its multi-tasking abilities, it […]

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Korean Chicken & Ginseng Soup 삼계탕

Korean chicken ginseng soup samgytang

In the Carolinas, it will literally be sunny and 70 one day then icy and chilly the next.  A few weeks ago, it felt like Spring and the very next day it snowed-true story.  On those select chilly days, there’s nothing quite like this Korean chicken & ginseng soup.  It possesses restorative properties and comforts […]

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Kabocha Squash Porridge

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Growing up, this was one of my mama’s favorite soups.  When the leaves began to fall, you could bet that a big pot of this would be simmering away on the stove top.  I didn’t really appreciate it then {opting for more conventional and boring soups of the chicken noodle variety} but now, I can’t […]

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Rice Cake Soup DdeokGuk 떡국

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When I think of comfort foods, I immediately latch onto memories of cuddling up to something warm and soothing.  This savory Korean rice cake soup is perfect for when it’s cold or you have a cold and it’s simple enough to create in no time at all. 5.0 from 2 reviews Rice Cake Soup DdeokGuk […]

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Korean Army Base Soup

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Called “Boo-deh ji-geh,” this stew is perfect for cold days when you want something hot but quick.  It’s essentially a “leftovers soup” and was traditionally served by the peasants in Korea from what they could gather at US Army bases, hence the name.  Though, this soup doesn’t play as necessary of a role as it […]

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