Korean Barbecue 101


Korean Barbeque 101: Amazing Barbeque Cooking Tools for Making Samgyeopsal

Have you heard about this popular barbeque dish from Korea?  Samgyeopsal is a sought-after meat dish that you can enjoy at home or at any Korean restaurants.  Yes! You read it right because you can definitely enjoy this dish at home with family and friends.  First, let me give you a quick detail about Samgyeopsal.

Korean Barbeque 101: Amazing Barbeque Cooking Tools for Making Samgyeopsal
Korean Barbeque 101: Amazing Barbeque Cooking Tools for Making Samgyeopsal

What is Samgyeopsal?

Samgyeopsal is a Korean dish consists of pork belly that you can cook yourself at the table.  It is a thick fatty slice of pork, so it’s going to be really crispy when cooked.  The pork can be cooked directly on a grill at a table, which is really fun to do especially with friends.  But if you want to add more flavor, you can marinate or put seasonings on it before cooking.

Korean Barbeque 101: Amazing Barbeque Cooking Tools for Making Samgyeopsal

A leafy vegetable such as lettuce is the best match for eating the pork.  Simply wrap the piece of pork into the lettuce, pour on some special sauce or kimchi, and eat them as a whole.  Got it?  Cooking Samgyeopsal doesn’t need any professional skills, anyone with the right barbeque cooking tools can make them. 

Now, let’s take a look at these amazing barbeque cooking tools we have gathered for you to experience Korean style grilling.

Smokeless Indoor Barbeque Grill Pan

What is a barbeque party without a barbeque grill, right?  First on our list is this non-stick indoor barbeque grill pan.  If you want to enjoy cooking pork bellies, better choose a non-stick barbeque cooking tool.  With a non-stick pan, you can turn over the pork without hassle.  Moreover, it will be a lot easier for you to clean after using.

Smokeless Indoor Barbeque Grill Pan
Smokeless Indoor Barbeque Grill Pan

It features a smokeless function, so no need to worry about the smell of crispy pork staying in your house.  You can also use this for grilling vegetable and other meat.  This will serve you for a long time for it is made of quality iron material.  Get started and place your grilling pan on top of a portable stove or an induction cooker.

1.8L Electric Multi-Functional Non-Stick Cooker

Introducing a multi-functional non-stick cooker that is great for both grilling barbeque and cooking soup. 

1.8L Electric Multi-Functional Non-Stick Cooker
1.8L Electric Multi-Functional Non-Stick Cooker

This non-stick cooker is convenient because it allows you to grill on one side and boil soup on a 1.8L pot.  You can get started by plugging it in, switch it on, and start cooking.  Truly, this is an ultimate counter-top cooker for barbeque lovers out there.

Induction Cooktop Mini Furnace

Here is a portable induction cooktop that promotes a convenient way of cooking.  It is safer to use because you don’t need gas.  An induction cooktop is a basic barbeque cooking tool where you can place the non-stick grill plate for heating.

Induction Cooktop Mini Furnace
Induction Cooktop Mini Furnace

This induction cooker features a scratchproof glass surface, which prevents overheating.  An exhaust is strategically placed under the cooker to prevent noise.  It has an energy saving feature, so you won’t fear to pay high electric bills.   Having a portable induction cooker can save a lot of space on a kitchen countertop, making it ideal for students who are staying at a dorm or a small apartment.

Cooking Tongs Non-stick Food Turner

Easily turn the pork bellies with this non-stick tongs.  It may not look like your ordinary kitchen tong but it is specifically designed for smarter use.  Structured with a flat bottom on one side and a fork like- shape on the other side.  Thus, making it easy to turn even the most delicate dish without breaking. 

Cooking Tongs Non-stick Food Turner
Cooking Tongs Non-stick Food Turner

The lightweight silicone material and comfortable handle provide easy maneuvering of the tong. While the non-stick property prevents food from sticking, which makes it easier to wash after cooking.  It can also withstand high-temperature so do not worry about burning it.  A practical tong, like this, is a barbeque cooking tool you don’t want to miss.

Kitchen Shears Multifunctional Scissors

Maybe you are wondering why we have a kitchen scissor on this list.  Well, because kitchen scissors are necessary for slicing crispy cooked pork bellies.  They are quicker and easier to use than a knife.

Kitchen Shears Multifunctional Scissors
Kitchen Shears Multifunctional Scissors

If you’re going to buy kitchen shears, try to look for one with multiple functions and durable quality like this one.  It has seven different functions such as a bottle opener, peeler, and nutcracker.  This will lessen the number of cooking tools you need to clean after a party. Isn’t that great?

Dinner Plates Ceramic Tableware

Add elegance to your barbeque party with this beautifully designed set of ceramic tableware.  Your visitors will surely be excited to eat from these plates.

Dinner Plates Ceramic Tableware
Dinner Plates Ceramic Tableware

This set will enhance the aesthetic of your table presentation. Find seven differently painted plates in one set.  A ceramic plate carefully shaped to serve delicious dishes.  Having this at your home, makes you feel like you’re eating in a fancy restaurant. 

Now that you know which barbeque cooking tools to buy, it’s time to try grilling Samgyeopsal at home.  If there’s a Korean Grocery near your location, you will be surprised to see packs of sliced pork, a bundle of lettuce and a complete set of side dish and sauce for a Samgyeopsal meal.   Introduce this dish to your friends and enjoy a Korean inspired barbeque party at home.

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