Korean appetizer recipes

A Korean meal doesn't usually have an appetizer as Western meals do. Side dishes may come out first, but are considered part of the main meal, not as a prelude. These dishes, however, could be used as appetizers in a Western meal.

avocado

Avocado appetizer and ginkgo nut skewers

Abocadoa eunhaengkochi
아보카도와 은행꼬치

black sesame seed porridge

Black sesame seeds porridge

Heukimjajuk
흑임자죽

codjeonweb

Breaded cod fillets

Daegujeon
대구전

hobakjuk1

Butternut squash porridge

Hobakjuk
호박죽

Cold salad with spicy mustard sauce

Cold salad with spicy mustard sauce

Gyeoja-naengchae
겨자냉채

fish cake (Eomuk: 어묵 만들기)

Fish cakes

Eomuk
어묵

pajeonwithsauce

Green onion pancake

Pajeon
파전

kale jangtteok (케일장떡)

Kale Pancakes

Kaeil-jangtteok
케일장떡

chopped kimchi pancake

Kimchi pancake

Kimchijeon
김치전

Mung bean jelly side dishes

Mung bean jelly side dishes

Cheongpomuk-muchim
청포묵무침

Pan-fried tofu with seasoning sauce

Pan fried tofu with spicy sauce

Dububuchim-yangnyeomjang
두부부침양념장

bowl1

Pine nut porridge

Jatjuk
잣죽

pollock_pancake

Pollock pancake

Dongtaejeon
동태전

closeup

Popcorn chicken gizzards

Dakmoraejumeoni twigim
닭모래주머니 튀김

gamjaweb

Potato & soy sauce side dish

Gamjajorim
감자조림

gamjajeon

Potato pancakes

Gamjajeon
감자전

gamja salad (potato salad: 감자샐러드)

Potato salad

Gamja-salad
감자샐러드

ramp_pancake

Ramp pancakes

Sanmaneul-jeon
산마늘전

roasted-gim

Roasted seaweed sheets

Gim-gui
김구이

gungjungddeokbokki

Royal Korean court stir fried rice cakes

Gungjung-tteokbokki
궁중떡볶이

dotorimukmuchim

Seasoned acorn jelly

Dotorimuk-muchim
도토리묵무침

Myeolchi muchim (seasoned-anchovies)

Seasoned dried anchovies

Myeolchi-muchim
멸치무침

beautiful

Skewered pancakes with vegetables and beef

Pasanjeok
파산적

eomukbokkeum (어묵볶음): Spicy stir-fried fishcakes

Spicy stir-fried fish cakes

Eomuk-bokkeum
어묵볶음

hobakjeon-1

Squash pancakes

Hobakjeon
호박전

inpot

Steamed egg in an earthenware bowl

Ttukbaegi gyeranjjim
뚝배기 계란찜

plate

Steamed shishito peppers

Kkwarigochujjim
꽈리고추찜

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