Quick and Easy Recipe: Perfect Tofu Jjigae

Tofu Jjigae.

This Appetizing Tofu Jjigae using 16 simple ingredients and 9 easy steps. Here is how you cook yummy food.

Ingredients of Tofu Jjigae

  1. Prepare 150 grams of Thinly sliced pork belly.
  2. Prepare 1/2 of Onion.
  3. It’s 200 grams of Kimchi.
  4. It’s 150 grams of Tofu.
  5. You need 1/2 of Japanese leek.
  6. Prepare 1/2 bunch of Chinese chives.
  7. It’s 800 ml of Water.
  8. Prepare 1 tbsp of *Sesame oil.
  9. You need 2/3 tsp of * Grated garlic.
  10. Prepare 3 tsp of * Doubanjiang.
  11. You need 2 tsp of *Oyster sauce.
  12. Prepare 2 tbsp of ★ Beef Dashida.
  13. You need 1 tsp of ★ Chinese soup stock.
  14. Prepare 7 of to 8 shakes ★ Umami seasoning.
  15. You need 2 tsp of Miso.
  16. You need 2 tsp of Sesame oil to finish.

Tofu Jjigae step by step

  1. Cut up the pork into bite sized pieces. Put the pork into a bowl with the * ingredients and mix well..
  2. Cut the chives into 5 cm pieces. Slice the onion. Cut the tofu into bite sized cubes, and slice the leek diagonally..
  3. Heat 1 tablespoon of sesame oil in a frying pan and stir fry the pork mixture from Step 1 until the color of the meat changes..
  4. Add the onion and kimchi and continue stir frying until the onion is transparent. Add the ★ ingredients and stir fry for an additional 2 to 3 minutes..
  5. Add the water and bring to a boil. Add the tofu, skim off the scum and dissolve in the miso. Simmer for about 5 minutes..
  6. Add the leek and simmer briefly. Drizzle on the remaining 2 teaspoons of sesame oil. Add the chives; when they have wilted, it's done..
  7. The kind of kimchi that uses squid innards or fish sauce tends to be a lot tastier. Usually you'd add kimchi that has gone sour..
  8. This is Dashida. You can buy it online or from Korean grocery stores. The flavor just isn't right without this..
  9. The jjigae tastes even better the next day..