Kim Chi

Sherry Blizzard

By
@akflurry

My friend and custodian at our school is from Korea and she taught me to make her Kim Chi. Fermented veggies are very good for you and I love cabbage and all things spicy. Thank you Sue for teaching me.


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Serves:

8-10

Prep:

10 Min

Method:

No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

1
napa cabbage, b roken into bite-sized pieces, salted
1/2 c
green onions, tops and bottoms julienne
1/2 c
carrots, julienne
1/2 c
daikon radish, sliced
1 bunch
(bulb) garlic smashed into a pulp
1/4 c
toasted sesame seeds
red pepper flakes (i used 1/4 cup....how hot do you want it?)
1 Tbsp
sugar
2 Tbsp
fish sauce

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Hand shred the cabbage into bite sized pieces. Lightly salt and toss. Let it sit for 1/2 to an hour.
2
Cover cabbage with water and allow to sit 30+ minutes or until the cabbage sinks (water is absorbed).
3
Drain the cabbage. A little water is ok...you don't want it too dry. Add the green onions, carrots, radish, garlic, sesame, red pepper, sugar and salt.
4
Use gloves to toss it altogether to cover completely.
5
Add fish sauce and mix lightly.
6
Store in a clean glass jar or a plastic jar. If you want your Kim Chi on the sour side, let it sit for 1-2 days and then put it in the fridge.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Vegetables
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: Asian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy