Korean pork recipes

For a long time, eating pork was discouraged in Korea, so most uses of the ingredient are relatively recent. Koreans made up for lost time, however, with some truly delicious and iconic pork dishes.

Army Base Stew

Budae-jjigae
부대찌개

Doenjang pork skewers

Maekjeok
맥적

Dumplings

Mandu
만두

Grilled pork belly

Samgyeopsal-gui
삼겹살구이

Kimchi soup

Kimchi-guk
김치국

Kimchi stew

Kimchi-jjigae
김치찌개

kimchi mandu

King-size kimchi dumplings

Kimchi-wangmandu
김치왕만두

Korean-style curry rice

Kare-raiseu
카레라이스

Mung bean pancakes

Bindaetteok
빈대떡

Pork bones soup

Gamjatang
감자탕

Pork cutlet

Donkkaseu
돈까스

bo-ssam

Pork wraps

Bo-ssam
보쌈

Dwaejibulgogi

Spicy pork BBQ

Dwaejibulgogi
돼지불고기

Spicy soft tofu stew with kimchi and pork belly

Kimchi-sundubu-jjigae
김치순두부찌개

Spicy stir-fried pork

Dwaejigogi-bokkeum
돼지고기볶음

Steamed pork buns

Jjinppang-mandu
찐빵만두

Sweet and sour pork (or beef)

Tangsuyuk
탕수육