See more ideas about Kimbap, Korean food, Asian recipes. Prep Time: 30 minutes. Describing the taste of kimbap is a little more complicated. You just need seasoned rice with sesame oil and a pinch of salt rolled or sandwiched in seaweed. Kimbap uses even more fillings to make use of fresh seafood. Here are six different types of kimbap: Chungmu kimbap (충무김밥) Chungmu kimbap Is not a commonly known version of kimbap, made with just a rice filling and wrapped in seaweed. From Seoul to NYC, fillings range from cheesy to spicy to fresh. It is a dish made from dried anchovies, stir-fried in honey barbecue sauce, but it is hard to find fresh myulchi in Asian grocery stores near you. Sounds so heavenly! Kimbap is like the Korean version of a sandwich- you can change the filling to fit any diet, palate, or occasion. Gimbap (김밥) is a Korean seaweed rice roll filled with a variety of delicious fillings. It’s best served with spicy dishes, a famous pairing being sweet and spicy tteokbokki. For example, a common filling used in kimbap is myulchi. Difference Between Kimbap And Japanese Sushi The Kimbap and Japanese sushi differ from each other in terms of the use of rice and the fillings. Soy sauce, wasabi, and a type of mayonnaise from Japan are typical. This dish is a famous local speciality in Tongyoung, a coastal city in South Korea that previously was called Chungmu, hence the name of this dish. They were a must for our school field trips and outdoor activities as well as family road trips! Traditional fillings include seasoned vegetables, egg, meat and/or imitation crab, but these days anything goes. Sure, it starts with rice, and it has seaweed, but the similarities between sushi and kimbap stop there. What is gimbap (or kimbap)? In those restaurants, you can normally choose among various types of fillings – ranging from kimchi to fried pork cutlet or beef plus the standard vegetables! Imagine being able to dip this kimbap into a bowl of warm spicy rice cakes. There is no need for any fillings unlike kimbap. Korean kimbap lacks exposure in different parts of the world due to the unavailability of certain ingredients used in Korean cuisine. Jul 2, 2018 - Explore Deniz Serttaş's board "Kimbap", followed by 124 people on Pinterest. Cook Time: 40 minutes In a Japanese sushi, the rice is seasoned with vinegar while in a Kimbap it is mixed with sesame oil and it tastes a bit sweeter. Gim is dried sheets of seaweed, and bap means rice. We all grew up on these rice rolls. So, why not we take a glances of popular kimbap types before starting make one of it?