Bulgogi – Korean Beef BBQ (불고기)

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  • 1 pound beef (Thinly sliced, top sirloin or any tender loin area)
  • 3 tablespoons soy sauce (Kikoman)
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 2 teaspoons sugar
  • 2 tablespoons cooking wine (rice, [sake or leftover red wine is also ok])
  • 1 tablespoon sesame oil
  • 2 tablespoons minced garlic
  • 1 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 2 teaspoons toasted sesame seeds
  • 1 tablespoon green onion (chopped)
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    NutritionView More

    Sodium33% DV800mg
    Fat32% DV21g
    Protein45% DV23g
    Carbs5% DV16g
    Fiber0% DV0g
    Calories350Calories from Fat190
    Total Fat21g32%
    Saturated Fat7g35%
    Trans Fat1g
    Calories from Fat190
    Total Carbohydrate16g5%
    Dietary Fiber0g0%
    Vitamin A0%
    Vitamin C4%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.


    Christian Curtright 3 months ago
    it was good, more like teriyaki
    Kyle C. 7 months ago
    Turned out excellent. I added a bit more honey because I like it a little sweeter.
    Belinda R. 7 months ago
    It was delicious. My go to recipe.
    Heather Rochelle 9 months ago
    It was delicious! I let it marinate for awhile and cooked the beef in small batches so it wouldn’t steam on itself. Also used mirin which was very good.
    Sofya Cenname a year ago
    It’s was good, not fantastic. I’ve made this work other recipes. I tweaked it a little. I won’t make it again.
    Park Hyung a year ago
    It was one of the best bulgogi recipes i have ever made
    Gordon Burkom a year ago
    Fantastic. Though you may need to cook it longer than said
    Cheryl Blockus 2 years ago
    Turned out great. Even without the fruit. Trying it with kiwi tomorrow.
    Kate C. 2 years ago
    Fulfils 3 important criteria: simple, quick, tasty. Nothing more needed to add to my dinner rotation.
    Michelle Hansen 2 years ago
    This was easy and delicious! I have a friend who lived in Korea and was craving Korean food. I made this for her and she said it was perfect! Great recipe! I will be making this again.
    Caleb M. 2 years ago
    I've tried various bulgogi beef recipes and this is easily the best one I've come across. I will definitely be making this again! Yumm! :)
    Raizza T. 2 years ago
    Great marinade! I added sembal oelek while I cooked the beef to add a little heat. Definitely would make again.
    Taste very good remind me of korea bbq. Will made it again
    Saudia H. 3 years ago
    How did it turn out??? Fabulous!!! What a great recipe. I made two modifications. I used 1.5 lbs of beef and added fresh ginger to the marinade. I will make this again and again. Also, it was toddler approved (just made sure they didn't bite into any ginger).
    Phex V. 3 years ago
    It really taste good! I no longer need to go to a restaurant to order bulgogi, I can make one at home anytime I want to. This would be best paired with kimchi!
    Casey E. 3 years ago
    Excellent! My family absolutely loved this
    marisabel p. 3 years ago
    Really good! My husband is Korean and he was so happy! I used short ribs and it was perfect!
    stephmaine1 . 3 years ago
    Delicious and authentic! My husband was stationed in South Korea and says this recipe is just like he had there! Soooo good!
    Adino Jedidiah 3 years ago
    Excellent, the beef ended up nicely! I seriously have no complains regarding this recipe.. In fact, I think this is restaurant-level bulgogi. I halved the recipe and everyrhing came out excellent.
    Nancy Q. 3 years ago
    This is now my favorite dish to make for any gathering and it's always a big hit. You can use other proteins like pork or chicken too.
    Eduardo F. 4 years ago
    Excellent recipe. It tastes just like the ones he est at our favorite korean restaurant. You can add some shimeji to the mix, as well.