Korean non spicy recipes

Not all Korean dishes are crazy-hot spicy! Korean cuisine uses a wide range of condiments and seasonings, among them soy sauce, doenjang, sugar, black peppers, vinegar, garlic, and a panapoly of mountain herbs too.

stir-fried oyster mushrooms

Stir-fried oyster mushrooms

Neutari-beoseot-bokkeum
느타리버섯볶음

Noodles and black bean sauce platter 쟁반짜장면

Noodles & black bean sauce platter

Jaengban-jjajangmyeon
쟁반짜장면

Korean style corndog

Hot dog & french fries on a stick

Gamja-hotdog
감자핫도그

gamja-ham-bokkeum-dosirak

Stir-fried potato and ham

Gamja-haem-bokkeum
감자햄볶음

Custard cream bread

Cream-ppang
크림빵

Korean cabbage pancake

Cabbage pancake

Baechujeon
배추전

Grilled Cheese & Rice cake skewers Cheese-tteok-kkochi: 치즈떡꼬치

Grilled cheese & rice cake skewers

Cheese-tteok-kkochi
치즈떡꼬치

Jjapaguri with steak

쇠고기짜파구리

japchae (Korean stir-fried noodles with vegetables, meat, and mushrooms) 잡채

Stir-fried noodles and vegetables

Easy japchae
잡채

oxtail soup (sokkoritang: 소꼬리탕

Oxtail soup

Sokkoritang
소꼬리탕

Chaeso-gukmul

Vegetable stock

Chaeso-gukmul
채소국물

bok choy tofu doenjang soup

Doenjangguk with bok choy and tofu

Cheonggyeongchae dubu-doenjangguk
청경채 두부된장국

Super-nutritious rice cake (Yeongyang-chaltteok: 영양찰떡)

Super-nutritious rice cake

Yeongyang-chaltteok
영양찰떡

gamja-ongsimi-guk (potato dumpling soup: 감자옹심이국)

Potato dumpling soup

Gamja-ongsimi-guk
감자옹심이국

gyepi-manju

Cinnamon cookies filled with bean paste

Gyepi-manju
계피만주

gimmari and tteokbokki

Crispy seaweed noodle rolls

Gimmari
김말이

Beef and mushrooms stir-fried over rice (Soegogi-beoseot-deopbap: 쇠고기버섯덮밥)

Beef and mushrooms stir-fried over rice

Soegogi-beoseot-deopbap
쇠고기버섯덮밥

pat-sirutteok

Layered rice cake with red beans

Pat-sirutteok
팥시루떡

seafood pancakes (haemuljeon: 해물전)

Seafood pancakes

Haemuljeon
해물전

Sausage bread

Sausage ppang
소세지빵

cheese-tteokgalbi

Minced, seasoned, and grilled beef ribs with cheese

Cheese tteokgalbi
치즈떡갈비

cheonggukjang (extra strong fermented soybean paste: 청국장)

Extra-strong fermented soybean paste

Cheonggukjang
청국장

Knife-cut noodle soup with red beans

Pat-kalguksu
팥칼국수

salt-roasted shrimp

Salt-roasted shrimp

Saeu-sogeum-gui
새우소금구이

Stir-fried chives, meat, and vegetables

Buchu-japchae
부추잡채

kkotppang (steamed flower-shaped buns)

Steamed flower-shaped buns

Kkotppang
꽃빵

corn cheese (콘치즈)

Corn cheese

Corn cheese
콘치즈

gosari namul (stir-fried fernbrake: 고사리나물)

Stir-fried fernbrake side dish

Gosari-namul
고사리나물

Omija punch with pear

Omija-hwachae
오미자화채

Inside out gimbap

Nude-gimbap
누드김밥

Sautéed zucchini and shrimp

Aehobak-saeu-bokkeum
애호박새우볶음

L.A. style Korean pickles

L.A. jangajji
L.A. 장아찌

Beet jelly candy

Beet-jeonggwa
비트정과

Roasted chicken

Tongdak-gui
통닭구이

Dried sweet potato snack

Goguma-mallaengi
고구마말랭이

Jjinppang

Fluffy steamed buns filled with sweet red beans

Jjinppang
찐빵

Braised pig's trotters

Jokbal
족발

Gujeolpan

Platter of nine delicacies

Gujeolpan
구절판

Thick soybean paste stew

Gang-doenjang
강된장

kkaennip-jeon

Pan-fried perilla leaves with fillings

Kkaennip-jeon
깻잎전

Bean porridge

Kongjuk
콩죽

Sweet, chewy, doughnut balls filled with sweet red beans

Chapssal doughnuts
찹쌀도너츠

Yeon-geun-jorim

Braised lotus roots

Yeon-geun-jorim
연근조림

Rice with red beans

Patbap
팥밥

Fried seaweed paper coated with glutinous rice paste

Gim-bugak
김부각

Octopus slices with sesame dipping sauce

Muneo-sukhoe
문어숙회

Crunchy balloon bread

Gonggal-ppang
공갈빵

Bulgogi stew in an earthenware pot

Ttukbaegi-bulgogi
뚝배기불고기

gamjajeon

Simple potato pancake

Gamjajeon
감자전

Fermented soybean paste stew with scallops

Paeju-doenjang-jjigae
패주된장찌개

Honey butter fried chicken

Heoni-beoteo-chikin
허니버터치킨

Hotteok filled with vegetables and noodles

Yachae-hotteok
야채호떡

Mushroom soup ( 버섯들깨탕: Beoseot-deulkkae-tang)

Mushroom soup

Beoseot-deulkkae-tang
버섯들깨탕

Ox bone hangover soup

Ppyeo-haejangguk
뼈해장국

steamed mandu

Shrimp and Asian chive dumplings

Saeu buchu mandu
새우 부추 만두

Pan-fried meat and tofu patties

Wanja-jeon
완자전

Fermented soybean paste stew

Doenjang-jjigae
된장찌개

guk-ganjang

Soup soy sauce

Guk-ganjang
국간장

doenjang

Fermented soybean paste

Doenjang
된장

Red bean porridge

Dongji-patjuk
동지팥죽

Yuja tea

Yujacha
유자차

Twisted doughnuts (Kwabaegi: 꽈배기)

Twisted doughnuts

Kkwabaegi
꽈배기

Mung bean sprout side dish

Sukjunamul-muchim
숙주나물무침

Mung bean sprouts

Sukju-namul
숙주나물

Squash rice cake

Hobaktteok
호박떡

Taro soup

Toran-guk
토란국

Korean-style curry rice

Curry rice
카레라이스

Beef pancakes

Soegogi-jeon
쇠고기전

Pan-fried rice cakes with sweet red bean filling

Bukkumi
부꾸미

Korean rice liquor

Makgeolli
막걸리

Sweetened rice with dried fruits and nuts

Yaksik
약식

Yellow pickled radish

Danmuji
단무지

Eggs in soy broth

Gyeran-jangjorim
계란장조림

Pork cutlet

Donkkaseu
돈까스

Cornbread

Oksusu-ppang
옥수수빵

Pomegranate tea

Seoklyu-cha
석류차

Clam stew (jogaetang: 조개탕)

Clam stew

Jogaetang
조개탕

Bok choy seasoned with soybean paste

Cheonggyeongchae doenjang-muchim
청경채 된장무침

Lobster seaweed rice rolls

Lobster gimbap
랍스터 김밥

Sesame peanut candy

Kkae-ttangkong gangjeong
깨땅콩 강정

Toasted sesame seeds

Bokkeun-kkae
볶은깨

kimchi mandu

King-size kimchi dumplings

Kimchi-wangmandu
김치왕만두

Dumpling wrappers

Mandu-pi
만두피

Minced, seasoned, and grilled beef ribs

Tteokgalbi
떡갈비

Potato salad

Gamja-salad
감자샐러드

Seaweed soup with mussels

Honghap miyeokguk
홍합 미역국

Fish cakes

Eomuk
어묵

Gimbap

Seaweed rice rolls

Gimbap
김밥

Homestyle chicken noodle soup

Dak-kalguksu
닭칼국수

Roasted seaweed sheets

Gim-gui
김구이

Chestnut cookies

Yul-lan
율란

White Kimchi

Baek-kimchi
백김치

Ginseng jujube tea

Insam-daechucha
인삼대추차

Sugar candy

Ppopgi
뽑기

Sweet red bean jelly

Yanggaeng
양갱

Doenjang pork skewers

Maekjeok
맥적

Beef and radish soup

Soegogi-muguk
쇠고기무국

Fried rice

Bokkeumbap
볶음밥

Raw crabs marinated in soy sauce

Ganjang-gejang
간장게장

Soybean sprouts

Kongnamul
콩나물

Beef short ribs soup

Galbitang
갈비탕

Potato pancakes

Gamjajeon
감자전

Korean Royal court stir fried rice cakes

Gungjung-tteokbokki
궁중떡볶이

Long, cylinder-shaped rice cake

Garaetteok
가래떡

Fish cake soup

Eomukguk
어묵국

Steamed pear

Baesuk
배숙

Tofu pickles

Dubu-jangajji
두부장아찌

White steamed rice cake

Baekseolgi-tteok
백설기떡

Sweet potato rice

Goguma-bap
고구마밥

Black sesame seeds porridge

Heukimjajuk
흑임자죽

Easy braised beef short ribs

Makgalbi-jjim
막갈비찜

Cold noodle soup with radish water kimchi

Dongchimi-guksu
동치미국수

Radish water kimchi

Dongchimi
동치미

Walnuts wrapped in persimmons

Gotgamssam
곶감쌈

Korean-style mochi rice cake

Chapssaltteok
찹쌀떡

Popcorn chicken gizzards

Dakmoraejumeoni twigim
닭모래주머니 튀김

Steamed egg in an earthenware bowl

Ttukbaegi gyeranjjim
뚝배기 계란찜

Sweet pumpkin rice

Danhobakbap
단호박밥

Soybean sprouts bibimbap

Kongnamulbap
콩나물밥

Rice cake

Injeolmi
인절미

Seasoned seaweed

Doljaban-muchim
돌자반무침

Baked sweet pastry

Manju
만주

Pollock pancake

Dongtaejeon
동태전

Shaved ice with sweet red beans and fruit

Patbingsu
팥빙수

Tuna pancake

Chamchijeon
참치전

Mung bean sprout and cucumber side dish

Sukju-oi-namul
숙주오이나물

Raw fish platter

Hoe

Mugwort rice cake

Ssuk-beomul
쑥버물

Mugwort soup

Ssukguk
쑥국

Green onion pancake

Pajeon
파전

Pine nut porridge

Jatjuk
잣죽

Aster scaber side dish

Chwinamul
취나물

Ppottetto

Crunchy sweet potato fries

Ppottetto
뽀떼또

Candied sweet potato

Matang
마탕

Ox-bone soup

Seolleongtang
설렁탕

yubuchobap

Fried tofu stuffed with rice

Yubuchobap
유부초밥

Rice, scorched rice, and scorched rice tea

Bap, nurungji, sungnyung
밥, 누룽지, 숭늉

Collard greens side dishes

Collard greens
콜라드그린

Steamed pork buns

Jjinppang-mandu
찐빵만두

Grilled mackerel

Godeungeo-gui
고등어구이

LA style grilled beef short ribs

LA galbi
LA 갈비

Dried pollock soup

Bugeoguk
북어국

Sautéed sea plant

Miyeokjulgi-bokkeum
미역줄기볶음

Skewered pancakes with vegetables and beef

Pasanjeok
파산적

Soybean sprout side dish

Kongnamul-muchim
콩나물무침

Seasoned raw beef

Yukhoe
육회

Sweet pancakes with brown sugar syrup filling

Hotteok
호떡

Chicken & Chicken Soup (Yeonggyebaeksuk: 영계백숙)

Chicken & chicken soup

Yeonggye-baeksuk
영계백숙

Mung bean jelly side dishes

Mung bean jelly side dishes

Cheongpomuk-muchim
청포묵무침

Ginger cookies

Maejakgwa
매작과

Soybean paste soup with cabbage

Baechu-doenjangguk
배추된장국

Mujigaeddeok

Rainbow rice cake

Mujigae-tteok
무지개떡

Squash pancakes

Hobakjeon
호박전

Hand-torn noodle soup

Sujebi
수제비

Pan fried tofu in soy sauce

Dubu-ganjangjorim
두부간장조림

Pan fried tofu with spicy sauce

Dububuchim-yangnyeomjang
두부부침양념장

Cucumber pickles

Oijangajji
오이장아찌

Kaenip-jangajji

Perilla leaf pickles

Kkaennip-jangajji
깻잎장아찌

soy milk noodle soup (kongguksu: 콩국수)

Soy milk noodle soup

Kongguksu
콩국수

samgak-gimbap

Triangle-shaped rice packet wrapped in dried seaweed sheets

Samgak-gimbap
삼각김밥

Broccoli pickles

Brokoli pikeul
브로콜리 피클, 브로콜리 장아찌

Pan-Fried Sweet Rice Cakes with Edible Flowers

Hwajeon
화전

Soybean sprout soup

Kongnamulguk
콩나물국

jeonbokjuk

Abalone porridge

Jeonbokjuk
전복죽

Rice punch

Sikhye
식혜

Rice cake soup

Tteokguk
떡국

Cooked radish side dish

Muwoonamul
무우나물, 무나물

tangsuyuk (sweet and sour pork)

Sweet and sour pork (or beef)

Tangsuyuk
탕수육

Hobakjuk

Pumpkin porridge

Hobakjuk
호박죽

Braised beef short ribs

Galbi-jjim
갈비찜

Rice cakes steamed in pine needles

Songpyeon
송편

Cold cucumber soup

Cold cucumber soup side dish

Oi-naengguk
오이냉국

Steamed egg side dish

Gyeranjjim
계란찜

Rolled omelette sidedish

Gyeranmari
계란말이

Myeolchibokkeum (Stir-fried anchovies and peanuts: 멸치볶음)

Stir-fried dried anchovies and peanuts

Myeolchi-ttangkong-bokkeum
멸치땅콩볶음

Dumplings

Mandu
만두

Dessert punch with persimmon, cinnamon, and ginger

Sujeonggwa
수정과

Stir-fried shredded potato

Gamjachae-bokkeum
감자채볶음

Potato & soy sauce side dish

Gamja-bokkeum
감자조림

danpatjuk

Sweet red bean soup

Danpatjuk
단팥죽

gyungdan

Rice cake

Gyeongdan
경단

Soybean side dish

Kongjorim
콩조림

Fried dried squid

Ojingeo-twigim
오징어튀김

Vegetable pancake with Asian chives

Buchujeon
부추전

miyeok-naengchae (미역냉채, 미역무침, Korean seaweed salad)

Sweet & sour seaweed salad

Miyeok-muchim
미역무침

miyeokguk

Seaweed soup with beef

Soegogi miyeokguk
쇠고기 미역국

Samgyetang

Ginseng chicken soup

Samgyetang
삼계탕

Spinach side dish (sigeumchi-namul)

Spinach side dish

Sigeumchi-namul
시금치나물

gimbap

Seaweed rice rolls with tuna

Chamchi-gimbap
참치김밥

Vegetable pancake

Yachaejeon
야채전

Noodles with blackbean sauce

Jjajangmyeon
짜장면

Sweet potato starch noodles stir fried with vegetables

Japchae
잡채

soegogi-gui

Korean-style grilled beef BBQ

Soegogi-gui
쇠고기구이

Barbecued beef stew

Bulgogi-jungol
불고기전골

Breaded cod fillets

Daegujeon
대구전