Braised Burdock Root (Gobo Jorim)

Jipbap Mama
3 min readSep 12, 2020


…..Braised Burdock is a vegetable side dish, also a common ingredient in home-cooked meals as well as a popular side dish eaten with rice. Did you make the mat-gan-jang? It’s very fast to make this dish with the mat-gan-jang. Whenever I make this dish, I want to make Kimbap(Korean Rolls).


Time: 30 minutes


  1. 6 cup burdock root, sliced, soak with cold water

2. 2 Ts avocado oil

3. 2.5 Ts sugar

4. 2 Ts mirin

5. 5 Ts Mat-Gan-Jang

6. 2 Ts rice syrup

7. 1 Ts sesame oil

8. 1 ts sesame seeds

9. 6 Ts water

Cooking Instructions:

  1. Drain the burdock root.

2. Put the avocado oil into a pan with medium heat, add the burdock root and stir fry, add the sugar, mirin, keep stirring until moisture comes out.

3. Add 2 Ts mat-gan-jang, then heat low, keep stirring until the moisture disappears, add 3 Ts mat-gan-jang more, keep stirring until the moisture disappears again, add again 6 Ts water, keep stirring until the moisture disappears.

4. Put the rice syrup and sesame oil into the pan.

5. Turn off the heat and sprinkle the sesame seeds.

6. Serve it.

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