I was still digesting the wonderfulness of Snickers Cheesecake. So, our family loves Korean food and they especially like kimchi. Also, is store bought minced garlic ok to substitute? wanted to ask It’s from my new cookbook! Good luck with your Korean cooking! So I have left it over night, should in throw it away or can I add the liquid now? We share b-days!! Als de druk te hoog wordt kan de deksel springen en zit je keuken onder de vegan kimchi. Maybe I should start by saying that this week is John’s birthday (!!!) Indeed, the veggies all seemed very fresh and crunchy. Not trying to go to the store right now, ha. I have been making it and the family are loving having our home made, fresh kimchi! If it smells pleasant to the nose and tangy, like the kimchi you’re used to trying, it’s probably ready to transfer to the refrigerator. Can I check with you coz my hub is a pure vegetarian which means no garlic no onion no ginger. Cheers, friends! Thanks for sharing the recipe! Oh my gosh. We think the sugar swap would be fine! What can I use instead of pineapple juice? As the week went on, the bitterness dissipated and became more fermented. thanks! Hmm, we aren’t sure! Stir to combine, then cover and set aside. happy birthday to john :). Can you take it out ? But I had been craving Kimchi for a while. Wondering if it’s the acidity that’s important? Thanks kat. Smells amazing and looks excellent. I do not use the coconut sugar or pineapple juice but instead use a couple of persimmons when available or peaches for the sauce. I acquired some gochugaru and I was hoping you could tell me how to use it in this recipe. This is by far my very favorite kimchi recipe yet. How spicy do you like your kimchi? Best kimchi receipe ever! Thanks! Thank you so much! From what I’ve read, I wouldn’t ferment for more than 21 days. I left it for 3 days in a cupboard and by then I could smell it in the outside hallway! Totally want to make this, just need to be able to eat it! I could eat this stuff every day… oh wait, I do! After visiting my daughter in Hawaii 2 years ago, I’ve been buying jarred Kimchi in a local store. You can serve the kimchi right away, sprinkled with sesame seeds. For non-vegetarians, adding pork makes a really delicious soup. Also why do some use rice flour and water and you choose not to? Thanks for this! Turned out great. After trying a few different things, I found the best substitute for the fish sauce and/or shrimp is actually “powdered kombu (kelp) dashi.” without msg. dff. Basically you need to create an anaerobic environment so that the good bacteria you want can go to work, and bad bacteria doesn’t have a chance to grow. Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. We are excited about this one. When making the sauce I put all the ingredients for the fish sauce and the sauce in the food processor together. Let us know how it goes! ?? Hello! I made this for a Korean friend at the start of the pandemic. But feel free to sub daikon if you prefer! in the frig? So excited to try more of your recipes. I’m so thrilled this worked out, Dana! Just put jar 2 in fridge. We’re so glad you enjoy it, Mia! ever! Thanks so much for sharing! I love all your recipes and have made your easy kimchi before. Sluit de pot nu nog niet helemaal af, want tijdens het fermentatieproces ontstaan er gassen die druk op de deksel zullen zetten. I can’t really eat spicy things . Thank you. Thanks so much for sharing! :) :). (If you haven’t discovered Savory porridge your life is not complete.) I couldn’t help but add minari also! Hope that helps! ( I always forgot to rate here i won’t forget when I come back! After recovering from a severe parasite and only being able to keep down broth and rice gruel for a month, I open my fridge to discover my roomate’s “present”. I love spice but a half cup of the McCormick red pepper flakes I have at home might stop my heart or give me an ulcer. Wow. Let me start by saying my daughter and I LOVE kimchi… My husband not so much. The reason that your kimchi turned out too salty is very likely because you did not use sea salt. Top with clean, sterilized lid, and set in a cool dark place (such as a cabinet. :). When I first checked the kimchi, the lid flew up to the ceiling and cabbage shot out of the jar! 100% better than what you get at restaurants. Another idea for your fish sauce! Mostly due to easier ingredient accessibility. Think: Breakfast scrambles, brown rice and sautéed veggie bowls (Bibimbap), or stir-fries. Combine the glutinous rice flour and 1 cup of the vegetable stock in a small saucepan and place over medium high heat. I left about a 1 inch headspace and used sterile jars/lids. 16:30. Transfer to an airtight container or glass jars. I had one batch that tasted perfect on the counter but then after continuing to slowly ferment in the fridge it ended up a little too sour for my taste. 2 months ago. So, if it didn’t ferment, then how did it stay so preserved? To clarify, you let it ferment for about a week in the fridge after two days in the cupboard? Those giant jars are hard to come by… so, if you bring them back, she will knock $3.00 off the price… if you don’t bring it back then she won’t let you buy a big jar of it until you do! Let us know how it goes! My apology… to sweeten it up more after fermented, can I add more sweetener? Good Luck! I’m still fermenting for a couple more days but a piece accidentally made it onto my spoon when I pushed the air bubbles out last night. Converting, gradually, from a dedicated meat eater to vegan, and this recipe sounds excellent. i can’t wait to eat it on my buddha bowls!! I read the recipe (not the pics) a few times and it was unclear if I should salt the cabbage every 30 mins.. so I just pressed and turned.. and followed the rest of the recipe. Thanks for sharing your experience, Dale! Is it necessary to add the sugar? I’ve already eaten 1/3 of it! Rice flour and water helps thicken the sauce, but we didn’t find it necessary. Thank you! i ended up using the whole batch of sauce on my huge cabbage, and there was already lots of liquid in each jar before i was done bottling. Please help! Then for the add-ins, I went with mushrooms, tofu … I fermented the first jar 3 days and the second 7 days to see which one i like the best. chapssalgaru (glutinous rice flour, aka sweet rice flour), https://www.mortonsalt.com/article/salt-conversion-chart/, https://nutritionfacts.org/questions/what-are-the-anti-cancer-effects-of-garlic/, 2 ounces carrot matchsticks (about ¼ cup). Instructions and photos were super helpful. Hi Krista, you can certainly use less if you are concerned! I own a fermenting business in Upstate NY. What type of salt do you use maangchi? This is my go to kimchi recipe now. www.ricenflour.com/recipe/traditional-korean-kimchi-vegan-kimchi-recipe That’s great news! Thanks! Cut the cabbage lengthwise into quarters. I made your kimchi recipe. Can’t wait to try on a few days! Anyway, you mentioned that you don’t want to over ferment it. I thought I’d share some of my experiences. Hi Could you use Gochujang and what would it replace in the receipt. So far I’m not on full/past stage 6 so I’m limited in what I can eat but fermented foods are advised. Hi, Just won’t be quite as flavorful. I failed to push down the cabbage everyday and was wondering why juice was dripping down from the jar….when it was the final day I opened it and yea it went everywhere. Will this affect the taste? Hmm, we haven’t tried that, so we’re not sure! Hi Sandri, we haven’t tried this without pineapple juice and aren’t sure whether it works! Thanks! I’ve always wanted to try and make kimchi. I modified this recipe using miso paste red and red chili garlic sauce I do feel the amount of ginger is overpowering was looking for the tang it tasted so hot I added pineapple juice let’s see how it comes but doesn’t have the red juice and looks kinda dry Ish let’s see in three days how it looks .. I’m excited to experiment ty again minimalist baker again ur recipes never fail me. How big that cabbage needs to be? What’s a good sub for the pineapple juice? I’m excited to try vegan kimchi. I thought three tablespoons sounded like a lot of salt so I only put in two and it still came out so salty it made me choke, and I usually like my food saltier than the average person!!! This posting excited me to see how Kimchi can be interpreted into Vegan recipe:) I learned to make Kimchi from my Korean mom for the first time in the last summer. It resembles nothing of the moldy-sock-diaper-turpentine-chili pepper kimchi I found in the fridge that one time, or similar store bought versions. But my podunk town lacked fish sauce and fish sauce creeps me out. Part of the purification process with cane sugar uses bone ash. Our FREE 49-Page Fan Favorites e-Book has 20 recipes we think you’ll LOVE! I haven’t forgotten my jar since! My monthly letter to my readers includes my recipe roundup, behind the scenes stories & photos, funny & touching stories from my readers, interesting Korean food links, and news about upcoming events! My 1 cup is 240 ML, 1 tablespoon is 15 ML, 1 teaspoon is 5 ML, based on American measuring system. You say it will last months? TIA! It’s the kind of recipe that once you make it the first time, you’ll get faster & better the next few times! Thanks so much! Hmm I’m not sure. but I’m glad that you’ve given managable portion size as supposed to 10 pounds of cabbage like in her video! In any case; I would love to suggest a vegan drunken noodles recipe if you are interested! But if you give it a try, we would love to hear how it goes! Thank you for the recipe. Use kimchi to make a rich and delicious noodle bowl (not a vegetarian recipe, but you can use tofu for the protein instead.) I have to try this! Thanks so much for sharing! You’ll know it’s gone bad if mold has formed or the smell is sour or unpleasant. Een Koreaanse maaltijd is niet compleet zonder kimchi, het nationale gerecht dat bestaat uit gefermenteerde groenten met een friszure smaak en flink wat vuur door de toegevoegde rode pepervlokken.Sesu van de blog SESU chops deelt met ons hét recept voor homemade kimchi. It was good. tagged: cabbage kimchi, chaesik kimchi, 비건김치, 채식김치, kimchi, no fish sauce kimchi, small batch kimchi, vegan kimchi, vegetarian kimchi I used the Mae Ploy Red Curry Paste I happened to have in the fridge. A quick & satisfying Korean side dish easily made with just 4-ingredients! He hasn’t found a good vegan one in stores…he said this was better than the traditonal! I’ll go with apple/lemon and see if it works. This recipe is a keeper and I will make this again! Couldn’t find Korean pepper flakes so I just used regular pepper flakes. I’m hoping it gets better in the fridge…maybe next time I’ll be brave and let it ferment on the counter! Add kimchi … 3. people eat any kinds! Once the cabbage is thoroughly coated with sauce, wash hands and get your sterilized storage container(s). If you’re like us, you can find an excuse to put kimchi on anything. You said that kimchi will never go bad – what is the longest time you would recommend leaving in the fridge for? https://www.mortonsalt.com/article/salt-conversion-chart/. It’s become my “go to” for kimchee. We will try keeping the heads whole next time we make it :). Hi Vanessa, we’d say taste now and in a week to see which you prefer =). It’s made with peppers that have a softer and milder spice, and impacts kimchi flavor greatly. tagged: 김치핫독, kimchi hot dog, Tuzganaq, vegan kimchi hot dog How To Make Vegan Kimchi. Hi there… I realize this is a vegan recipe but if I wanted to use fish sauce instead of the vegan version what would be the quantity I would need. I made this amazing recipe 4 days ago. Kimchi is a little complicated if you make it in anywhere close to the traditional way. Just made a huge batch and you were right about the gloves, my sensitive skin is on fire! Let us know how it goes! I don’t have to bury it/add fishy parts to it? I love kimchi, and I’m stoked that you made an easy to follow, vegan recipe!! Many comments mentioned they over salted there Kimchi. Of course, there’s lot of food I’ve never considered making myself when ordering take-out. We’d say try the same amount. I’ll pass on the brownie,’ but ‘If you don’t get that brownie away from me, I might get sick.’. I also couldn’t find any gochugaru (it’s also pretty pricy), so I used Gochujang paste as a replacement and added some Kashmere chilly to tweak the colour and make it spicier. …So I gave kimchi a try, since I had the ingredients. While waiting, this is a good time to sterilize your storage containers. Add the cabbage, radish matchsticks, green onion, chives (if used), and carrot. Hi Sam! DELICIOUS! I find this amount of red pepper a lot even though I LOVE spicy foods so I have found 6 or 7 Tbsp of red pepper to work better for me. Kimchi fried rice is my kids’ favourite way to eat kimchi. You’ll want to chop your carrots and onion :D. You can try coconut aminos in place of the tamari! One warning though? How much does this make please? :), Hi! Made it up and its ready to put in jars! xo. :D I also sent your videos to my Korean-food loving friends. Let us know how it goes, Celine! (Note – The full printable recipe is at the bottom of this post) Cut The Cabbage. I appreciate so much to people like you who share the korean recipes!! Posted on Saturday, November 2nd, 2019 at 11:39 am. Completely addicted and almost finished the whole jar already. Let us know how it goes! No, you don’t drain the liquid. i toned mine down with less red pepper and WOW its still so spicy and tangy! So now you have 4 new readers. Hi Brittny, we haven’t tried that and aren’t sure how it would turn out. Made kimchi this evening. Thanks! Let us know how it turns out! Continue until all cabbage is packed in, then press down very firmly to remove air. You mentioned the cup mls that you use is 240ml, well I am wondering what mls table spoon you’re using for the recipe? Let us know if you give it a try! Eating barbecued meats that are sweetened along with rice is a bad combination, as it spikes I started with 1/2 cup chili flake and found it to be quite spicy (as I prefer). Xo. Love kimchi? I cannot tollerate any kind of seafood, so shrimp or oyster sauce traditionally used means i cannot eat Kimchi, i have never tried it before, but have been wanting too so badly, now i can make my own so thank you thank you thank you! Never actually realised it’s this simple. I just found you while surfing, looking for new plant based recipes! Trying to collect materials and need to know what size mason jars to get. Like a plug that rests on the shredded cabbage and the top of the jar. Either of those options would be fine! I love this recipe! Rinse and dry the mixing bowl the cabbage was in, then return the dried cabbage to the bowl. It’s not sweet either like I feel like your alternative would be. How long to ferment is up to you. It makes whatever space it’s fermenting in smell like kimchi. You may want to ake a look. John’s video tutorials are ACE and It would have taken me forever with out them. Any glass containers should work- but tall and thin are best. Will make it again. I’ve made this and it smells very nice just like store bought kimchi. I chopped up some daikon as well. :). Used I heaping tablespoon. I’ve finally opened the first jar after a week in the basement and then another week in the fridge. Hello Maangchi You can put it in now! We are so glad you enjoyed it! And fermentation doesn’t rely on salt. Health Magazine named kimchi one of it’s Top 5 World’s Healthiest Foods. So there are 3 types of people in korea when it comes to kimchi I am on a keto diet and wondering about low sugar/carb substitutions for carrots and pineapple juice? Thanks for sharing! If you have any questions, be sure to ask in the comments! It takes about 2 weeks to ferment in the refrigerator; for faster fermenting, leave it at room temperature for 1 to 2 days, depending on the warmth of your kitchen, until the kimchi smells and tastes sour. I love my local store’s Kim Chee. Hi, But if it doesn’t, you can save the liquid from the cabbage and top off the jars. Or do they have to be kept in the fridge? Set aside. It’s also a small portion of kimchi! Such an amazing recipe!! That should work fine, Amy! The cabbage is then rinsed and dried and coated with the carrot, cabbage, and sauce mixture. Was just reading through the reviews. Hi, I’ve been making kimchii for a while now, but my latest effort was not a pretty red color like in the photos of recipes. It is a Japanese, freeze-dried kelp powder, used for making instant broth. Hi! Maangchi answered some FAQ on her channel. Once thoroughly coated, it’s added to sterilized containers and the fermentation process begins! Press down the on the kimchi so it’s well packed and no air can get inside, then put the lid on the container. At this time, your cabbage should be ready to flip. It’s super helpful for us and other readers. Either way, let us know how it goes next time! 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