Ingredients for hot spicy ddukbokkie: Tube shaped rice cake for ddukbokkie (about 300 grams), hot pepper paste, sugar, water, dried anchovies, and green onions. See my website for photos and details of ingredients: http://www.maangchi.com/ingredients
Directions: 1. Separate the tubes of rice cake into individual pieces. 2. In a pan, pour 4 cups of water and add 7 large dried anchovies after removing their heads and intestines. Boil the water for 10 minutes over medium heat. 3. Remove the anchovies and add the rice cakes, 4-6 tbs of hotpepper paste, 1 tbs of sugar, and 1 tbs of hotpepper flakes (optional). Stir it constantly. 4. Cut 7 green onions into 5 cm long pieces, and add them to the pot. 5. Keep stirring until the sauce is thick and the rice cake is shiny. 6. Transfer it to a plate and serve!
Ingredients for mild ddukbokkie: 1 package of rice cake, beef strips, soy sauce, sugar, garlic, onion, king oyster mushrooms, water
Directions: 1. Saute 200 grams of beef strips with 2 tbs soy sauce, 1 tbs sugar, 2 cloves minced garlic, and 3 tbs of sliced onion. 2. Add 3-4 sliced king oyster mushrooms and 2 chopped green onions to "1″ and stir it. 3. Add 1 cup of water and put rice cake in it and keep folding until rice cake is soft. 4. Serve it on a plate and eat it when it is warm.