+

Korean Scallion Salad

Korean Scallion Salad

Ingredients (6)

  • 2 tablespoons Korean red pepper powder
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1 teaspoon granulated sugar
  • 1/4 cup rice vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon toasted sesame oil
  • 12 ounces small scallions, ends trimmed and cut into 2-inch pieces (about 4 cups)
Try Amazon Fresh
Nutritional Information
  • Calories35
  • Fat1.23g
  • Saturated fat0.19g
  • Trans fat
  • Carbs5.7g
  • Fiber2.23g
  • Sugar2.06g
  • Protein1.27g
  • Cholesterol
  • Sodium148.91mg
  • Nutritional Analysis per serving (6 servings) Powered by

Get fresh food news delivered to your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to receive the latest tips, tricks, recipes and more, sent twice a week.

Most Korean restaurants serve this green onion salad, known as pajori, as a side dish (or banchan), but the dish’s balance of sweet and spice makes it a great accompaniment to numerous other grilled foods.

What to buy: Korean red pepper powder or kochukaru is what gives kimchee its spiciness. It can be found in Korean markets in large resealable plastic bags, in different grades of coarseness and spiciness. Choose a grade based on your personal preference.

Game plan: Toss the scallions with the dressing within 20 minutes of eating; otherwise they’ll wilt.

This recipe was featured as part of our Korean barbecue menu.

Instructions

  1. 1Place crushed red pepper, salt, and sugar in a large nonreactive bowl and whisk to combine. Add vinegar and sesame oil and whisk to incorporate.
  2. 2Add scallions and toss to coat thoroughly. Serve immediately.
Load Comments

Recommended from Chowhound

Win Game Day with These Vegetarian Party Nachos
Food News

Win Game Day with These Vegetarian Party Nachos

by Alexis deBoschnek | Whether you’re gearing up for game day or prepping for one of the many award shows this winter, these...

11 Ways to Gussy Up Guacamole for Game Day
Recipe Round-Ups

11 Ways to Gussy Up Guacamole for Game Day

by Miki Kawasaki | There's absolutely nothing wrong with a bowl of basic guacamole, but when you want to spice it up...

Quick and Easy Instant Pot Breakfast Recipes for Less Morning Stress
Recipe Round-Ups

Quick and Easy Instant Pot Breakfast Recipes for Less Morning Stress

by Rachel Johnson | Whether the kids are still distance learning or returning to a classroom, with school back in session...