Korean Marinade

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I used this marinade on chicken thighs marinated it overnight then baked it in the marinade. Juicy flavorful chicken with a kick


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10 Min
10 Min
Stove Top


  • 2 Tbsp
    vegetable oil
  • 1/2 c
    grated onion
  • 6 clove
    garlic minced
  • 1 Tbsp
    grated ginger
  • 1/2 c
    green onions white and light green parts only
  • 1
    asian pear peeled and grated
  • 6 Tbsp
    soy sauce
  • 1/4 c
    each saki and mirin
  • 2 Tbsp
    toasted sesame oil
  • 1/3 c
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 1 Tbsp
    fish sauce

How to Make Korean Marinade


  1. Add oil to sauce pan and add the onion, garlic, ginger, green onions and pear and saute until softened.
  2. Add the remaining ingredients. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer 5 minutes. Let come to room temperature.
  3. Puree in food processor until smoothened. Use the marinade on any meat or seafood.

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About Korean Marinade

Course/Dish: Marinades
Main Ingredient: Spice/Herb/Seasoning
Regional Style: Korean

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