Quiz question: What is dolsot bibimbap?
Answer: It is a popular dish based on rice with beef, which is mixed in a very hot bowl with other ingredients. It is served with the colorful ingredients separately arranged on top of the rice, and the person eating it will mix them together, adding in a spicy sauce (gochujang – chili pepper paste that is reddish in color) in the amount that they prefer. The other ingredients can include cucumber, mushrooms, zucchini, sprouts, tofu, lettuce, and an egg.
Substitutions of the beef can be chicken, seafood, or more tofu, or the beef can be upgraded to kalbi (galbi), which is short ribs.
More information: Read more on Wikipedia, and recipes here, here, and here.
Video links: Hear the sizzle of the ingredients cooking in the stone pot in this video.
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