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Vatican issues official prayers to Saints John XXIII & John Paul II

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Originally posted on CNS Blog:
The Vatican hung the banners of Blesseds John Paul II and John XXIII on the facade of St. Peter’s Basilica April 25. (CNS photo/Paul Haring) VATICAN CITY — The banners of Blesseds Pope John Paul II and John XXIII were hung on the facade of St. Peter’s Basilica today and…

Soybean sprout soup (Kongnamulguk 콩나물국)

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Soybean sprout soup Kongnamulguk 콩나물국


250 gms. soybean sprout
3 cups of water
1/2 tbsp salt
1 tbsp soy sauce
2 cloves of minced garlic
1/2 tbsp of pepper flakes
1/2 sliced of medium onion
a handful of anchovies
1 tbsp chopped green onions
2 tsp sesame oil

1. Wash & drain soybean sprout until it’s clean. Take away the rotten ones.
2. On a pot, put soybean sprout w/ water.
3. Add soysauce, minced garlic, salt, pepper flakes, onion.
4. Add a handful anchovies
5. Close the lid & boil for 15 mins.
6. Stir ( after 10 mins)
7. Lower the fire & cook for another 25 mins.
8. Add green onions & sesame oil.
9. Turn off the heat.
10. Sprinkle some sesame seeds of powder on top before serving.

Spicy stir-fried pork (Dwaejigogi-bokkeum 돼지고기볶음)

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Spicy stir-fried pork Dwaejigogi-bokkeum 돼지고기볶음

600 gms Pork belly ( cut into bite sizes)
4 tbsp hot pepper paste
1 medium sliced onion
4 cloves (minced) garlic
2 stalks chopped green onions
1 pc. chopped chilli pepper (green)
2 tsp. hot pepper flakes
2 tsp. brown sugar
2 tbsp. soy sauce
1/2 tsp of black pepper
2 tsp. sesame oil
handful of roasted sesame seeds

1. In a bowl, mix all ingredients.
2. Mix it either your hand (w/ plastic gloves) or using spoon.
3. On a pan, transfer the mix ingredients, stir until the pork is cooked thoroughly.
4. Cooked for 10 mins, till the onion becomes translucent & mushy when it’s done.
5. Transfer to a plate & sprinkle roasted sesame seeds before serving.

Cooking time: 20 mins.

Sandwich steamed beancurd w/ century egg

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Sandwich steamed beancurd w/ century egg


Turnip roll w/ vegetable strips

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Turnip roll w/ vegetable strips