Galbijjim is typically served on traditional holidays and special occasions in Korea. It is a definite favorite at our house.
In contrast to the braising method typical in Western cooking, with Korean cuisine you do not sear meat before braising. Instead, the ribs are first parboiled in water with the aromatic vegetables and then braised in a sweet and savory braising liquid. Parboiling is a traditional technique, favored by Koreans, to remove excess fat and blood from the ribs. I boil the ribs in a small amount of water and use the resulting stock in the braising liquid so as not to lose the flavor of the ribs during parboiling.
Chestnuts, dates, pine nuts, and gingko nuts are traditional garnishes that make this dish look very elegant. But, the ribs will still be delicious without them. These juicy, succulent ribs in a rich sauce will be perfect for any of your special occasions! Then again, why wait for a special occasion to make this tasty comfort food?
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These fork-tender short ribs from Chef Brian McBride of Washington D.C.'s Blue Duck Tavern are a beautiful centerpiece for a non-traditional Thanksgiving dinner. Any leftovers will make fantastic sandwiches the next day.
Dario Cecchini, the legendary butcher of Panzano in Chianti, offered me this recipe, which, he explained, is povera only in the sense that the shank is an inexpensive cut of meat. Long, slow cooking transforms it into a superbly flavorful dish. Ask your butcher to butterfly the meat, remove the bone, and saw it in half lengthwise to make the marrow easier to remove. Save the bone halves in the freezer for making stock.
Borscht is a very common beetroots soup or stew in Russia. This recipe, developed by chef Paul Gstrein, combines the flavor of the beet with succulent short ribs. The ribs are divided into bite-sized pieces perfect for appetizers!
If you’re okay with being tortured by these tantalizing smells all day, this recipe is always a winner. Zesty yet comforting, this slow cooker recipe will be an instant hit with your entire family.— Shelby KinnairdClick here for more recipes from the Diabetic Foodie. Click here for more of the 101 Best Slow Cooker Recipes
This recipe might seem like a bit of a project — the pistachio vinaigrette, ideally, should sit for about two nights — but it's well worth the wait and all the work. Smoking the beets lends them an umami component that makes them just a little bit special.
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Chef Stephanie Izard served these short ribs at the 2011 CMT Artists of the Year dinner as part of her tasting menu. The flavors of the East combine with Western techniques and ingredients for a true taste sensation. The sweetness of the butternut squash and sweet potatos plays off the spicy-tart flavors of the kimchi marinade, which also cuts through the richness of the short ribs. You can find the ingredients needed for the marinade in the Asian section of the supermarket or Korean specialty grocery stores.