Recipe courtesy of Tyler Florence
Show: Food 911
Episode: Korean BBQ
Print
Quick Spicy Kimchee
Total:
6 hr 40 min
Prep:
40 min
Inactive:
6 hr
Yield:
1 quart
Level:
Intermediate
Total:
6 hr 40 min
Prep:
40 min
Inactive:
6 hr
Yield:
1 quart
Level:
Intermediate

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons hot chili paste (recommended: Srirachi Hot Chili Paste)
  • 1-inch piece fresh ginger, grated
  • 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped
  • 2 scallions, finely sliced
  • 1 head Napa cabbage, about 1 to 1 1/2 pounds
  • 1/4 cup kosher salt
  • 1/2 cup rice vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon sugar

Directions

Remove outer leaves from cabbage. Cut cabbage in quarters and remove the tough inner core. Slice across sections into 1/2-inch slices. Put into a colander, add salt, and mix well. Place over a bowl and let drain, covered, until wilted, about 2 hours.

In a large bowl combine the vinegar and sugar and stir to dissolve. Add the chili paste, ginger, garlic, and scallions and stir. Rinse the salt off the cabbage with a couple of changes of water. Dry well and add to the vinegar mixture; stir well to combine. Put into a sterilized glass jar and pack the cabbage down; add enough water to cover. Close the jar and refrigerate for at least 4 hours. This is spicy and gets spicier the longer it sits - add or subtract chili paste to your taste.

Trending Videos 7 Videos

Lighter Chocolate Brownies 02:54

These fudgy chocolate brownies are surprisingly low in fat and calories.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Quick and Spicy Tomato Soup

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

Turkey Meatballs with Quick And Spicy Tomato Sauce and Whole-Wheat Spaghetti

Recipe courtesy of Ellie Krieger

Tuna and Kimchee Stew (Kimchi Jjigae)

Recipe courtesy of Esther Choi

Emeril's Quick Shrimp Stock

Recipe courtesy of Emeril Lagasse

Spicy Guacamole

Recipe courtesy of Bobby Flay

Quick Injera

Recipe courtesy of Miriam Garron

Creamy Quick Polenta

Recipe courtesy of Gabriele Corcos|Debi Mazar

On TV

Donut Showdown

7:30am | 6:30c

Donut Showdown

8:30am | 7:30c

Donut Showdown

9:30am | 8:30c

Sugar Showdown

10:30am | 9:30c

Sugar Showdown

11am | 10c

Sugar Showdown

11:30am | 10:30c

Unique Sweets

12pm | 11c

Unique Sweets

12:30pm | 11:30c

Unique Sweets

1pm | 12c

Unique Sweets

1:30pm | 12:30c

Good Eats

2pm | 1c

Good Eats

2:30pm | 1:30c

Cake Hunters

3:30pm | 2:30c

Cake Wars

4pm | 3c

Cake Wars

5pm | 4c

Cake Wars

6pm | 5c

Cake Wars

7pm | 6c
On Tonight
On Tonight

Cake Wars

8pm | 7c

Cake Wars

9pm | 8c

Cake Hunters

10pm | 9c

Cake Hunters

10:30pm | 9:30c

Cupcake Wars

11pm | 10c

Cake Wars

12am | 11c

Cake Wars

1am | 12c

Cake Hunters

2:30am | 1:30c

Trending Videos

So Much Pretty Food Here