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Smoked Spicy Korean-Style Gochujang Meatballs

I found this recipe on food52.com and it was a real crowd pleaser.  First time that I will be smoking them on the egg and really excite to do so since the egg makes everything taste better.

http://food52.com/recipes/21537-spicy-korean-style-gochujang-meatballs

 

Meatballs

3              green onions, very thinly sliced

2              garlic cloves, minced

1              egg, lightly beaten

1              pound ground beef (I used lean ground Angus)

1/2         cup panko breadcrumbs

2              tablespoons gochujang (Korean chili paste)

1              tablespoon minced fresh ginger

1              teaspoon kosher salt

1/2         teaspoon ground white pepper

2              tablespoons canola oil, for pan-frying

Glaze

 

1/3         cup apricot preserves

2              tablespoons gochujang (Korean chili paste)

1 1/2      tablespoons rice vinegar

1              tablespoon soy sauce

Garnishes: sliced green onion and toasted sesame seeds

 

Set the egg up for 350 degrees and indirect with apple chips.  I made the meatballs a little bigger than the recipe suggests  and that added about 15 minutes to the total cook time.


I didn't bother garnishing them this time.  Delish!

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Comments

  • Hans61Hans61 Posts: 3,414
    looks awesome, thanks for sharing!
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  • BotchBotch Posts: 6,360
    I've had a tub of gochujang sitting on my counter for far too long now; time to hit the grocery and start playing!  Thanks for the inspiration.   :)
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  • WeberWhoWeberWho Posts: 6,352
    You da man!
  • LegumeLegume Posts: 8,226
    Damn, looks good!
    Austin, TX
  • pgprescottpgprescott Posts: 10,557
    Looks like an eggcellent eggfest dish. Nice! 
  • SmokeyPittSmokeyPitt Posts: 9,867
    Man those look amazing.  Nice balls! 


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  • GriffinGriffin Posts: 7,674
    Those look great. Thanks for sharing the recipe.

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  • Gotta hit the grocery store for this!
    Flint, Michigan
  • bgebrentbgebrent Posts: 16,519
    Those look and sound fantastic!
    Sandy Springs & Dawsonville Ga
  • theyolksonyoutheyolksonyou Posts: 16,226
    Not sure why I torture myself like this. Currently fasting for bloodwork. I'm starving and those would really do well. 
    Jason NW GA- home of carpet and Mexican restaurants
    LBGE, MM, BS (Blackstone and the other kind)
    One sorry Labrador

    My chili did not suck. 
  • calikingcaliking Posts: 11,132
    Bookamrked, and consider this stolen! :)

    We love Korean food, and I've been exploring how to cook some stuff in the last year or so. These look great!

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  • bhedges1987bhedges1987 Posts: 3,201
    This I gotta try!

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  • DredgerDredger Posts: 1,453
    Looks outstanding! Bookmarked and stolen here too. =)
    Large BGE
    Greenville, SC
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