On the culinary world map, many countries were positioning for their traditional cuisine with dishes from the extremely unique ingredients for the flavor. Which may include Korea, the country has a rich cuisine and colorful many diners love. If too familiar with spicy rice cakes, kimbap, kimchi soup, noodles in a soy … then discover a strange taste and not everyone knows, that is Beondegi.
Called 번데기, this is a general term that only dishes from the pupa. Thought they will be used to weave silk but did not expect to be appearing in the flavor characteristics of the land of kimchi. South enjoyed Beondegi, evidence is just a walk around the food street, you will encounter many stall selling this dish. And here, as well as dishes Beondegi street to attract many customers.
Beondegi to do dishes, the capsules must first be pre-treated by fumigation or boiled form. Then, depending on the taste that will have the same type of processing various spices. Most characteristic is dry spices fried chrysalis, the seller will put them on a large pan and add flavor to salty, sweet dish. When the pupa shell dry and blistering, it might enjoy immediately.
Besides, Beondegi longer appear in the family meal in Korea or in the traditional menu bars. For more flavor, they are stewed with vegetables, fried spicy, skewered. Even, people still eat cheese combined with either nymphs eat noodles together very nicely.
Beondegi is characteristic pungent smell, you can smell the far right. Many people believe that they are similar to the smell of the sea. Although the form does not look pretty, but if the courage to try this dish, you will feel a very strange taste. Inside the crunchy crust and spices are absorbed the fat fleshy attractions. Just as we have a slight bite in your mouth burst radiate everyone has to ecstasy.
In addition, the capsule also brings a lot of nutrients for the body. They provide protein, calcium, phosphorus … natural sources of nutrition are Koreans utilized to complement health. Therefore, you can see Beondegi in anywhere, from roadside stalls to restaurants. They also have fast food boxes made from pupa to save time and sold in supermarkets here.