November 20, 2017
perilla frutescens var. frutescens
We love asking people what plant reminds them of home, of family, of their people. For many Koreans and Korean-Americans, that plant is kkaennip.
This domesticated species of perilla has been cultivated within Korea since the mid-Jeulmu...
STEVE JOO-Nokni Restaurant
This delicious classic comes courtesy of Steve Joo, one of the chefs at Nokni Restaurant (Oakland).
Perilla leaves 16 - 18 palm-sized leaves
Shitake mushroom, small dice 20 g
Garlic, grated 1 medium sized clove
Ginger, grated about half the amount of garlic
Soy sauce 1 t
Vigna Unguiculata subsp. sesquipedalis
Sitaw, Juro Kusasagemae, Chang Dou, Tao Fug Yao, Dau Dua,
A member of the Vigna genus, whose members also include adzuki beans (V. Angularis), mung bean (V. Radiata) and black gram (V. Mungo), the long bean is a subspeci...