Quick Cucumber Kimchi

Quick Cucumber Kimchi From the Money Saving Recipes Series Quick Cucumber Kimchi is by far the favorite for most Westerners who didn’t grow up eating the smelly and pungent spicy cabbage condiment.  My husband still complains when I open up the fridge and the fermented smell wafts out into the air.  Luckily we now have a new refrigerator and the old one in is in our garage, happily housing my smelly fermented kimchis and everyone is happy! Quick Cucumber Kimchi also doesn’t have the offensive Continue reading →

Easy Korean Onion Pickles

Easy Korean Onion Pickles From the Money Saving Recipes Series Easy Korean Onion Pickles are perfect for topping grilled steaks, salmon, salads or to eat as a condiment with rice and fried eggs.  It has a sweet and sour briny flavor with a punch from the raw onion.  You can omit the soy sauce if you are monitoring your sodium intake and the brine will turn a beautiful purple hue from the red onion. Brine ingredients 1 cup water 1/4 cup sugar 1 tbs. salt Continue reading →

Omurice Recipe

Omurice recipe is super fast and allows you to use up all of your leftover veggies and rice and turn it into a no-fuss tasty and delicious meal!  It is basically an egg omelette stuffed with Korean style fried rice and then covered with an interesting and unusual ingredient which is the ketchup.  Yes…I said ketchup.  It’s sweet and tangy punch adds just the perfect element that makes me want to devour this dish by the bucket loads.  If you aren’t a fan of ketchup Continue reading →

Watergate Salad

 From the Money Saving Recipes Series This Watergate Salad really does live up to it’s name!  It’s so delicious and tasty that you will think you are eating a billion calories and living on the edge but in reality it’s not all that bad. This recipe is about 5 1/2 cups or 20 (1/4 cup) servings of light and fluffy bliss in a spoon. It can be quite rich so it’s hard to overeat it.  You’ll see what I mean after your first 3 spoonfuls. Continue reading →

Berry Fruit Salad

From the Money Saving Recipes Series   This dessert is the easiest Berry Fruit Salad.  I mean how much easier can it be than to simply prep the fruit and then add a little bit of superfine sugar and mix in a bowl? Since berries are in season all summer long this makes for a very cost effective dessert and you get plenty of healthy antioxidants and satisfy one serving of fruit of your daily allowance of fruits and veggies. Fresh raspberries are by far Continue reading →

Hoddeok Recipe

From the Money Saving Coupon Recipes Series Hoddeok Recipe is Korean sweet pancakes filled with brown sugar, cinnamon and nuts.  It is usually eaten in the winter and considered a fast food since it is quickly cooked, portable and served warm.  It is called a pancake but it is not a true pancake since it is not poured onto a griddle or hot surface and fried. It is actually begins as a yeast bread dough so I would say it’s actually a fried bread but Continue reading →

Easy Fake Out Guacamole Recipe

Easy Fake Out Guacamole Recipe From the Money Saving Recipe Series   You can make my delicious Easy Fake Out Guacamole Recipe just like they do in the Mexican restaurants without a whole lot of effort.  You will WOW your family and friends and all it takes are a few inexpensive fresh ingredients and a sharp knife! This recipe makes 3 cups of Easy Fake Out Guacamole.   Ingredients: 6 small ripe avocados OR 3 large Haas Avocados 1/4 cup finely chopped red onion 1/2 Continue reading →

Dump Chicken Soup Recipe

From the Money Saving Recipe Series Dump Chicken Soup Recipe The name “Dump Chicken Soup Recipe” might just be enough to put you off…but don’t let that misleading name fool you!  This easy chicken soup recipe was oh-so-delicious and light enough that I didn’t have a tummy ache after I shamelessly devoured four LARGE bowls of it! I had all of these ingredient items on hand in my pantry so I didn’t have to make a run to the grocery store to make this super Continue reading →