Chris Cuzme and Mary Izett are talking Korean fermentations with Tony Limuaco of Kimcheelicious! Tony is a graphic designer who fell in love with food- specifically kimchi! Tune into this episode to hear Tony explain the true definition of kimchi, and why the term is so often misused. Find out how Tony hopes to combine American staples with the enormous flavor of kimchi! Why does Tony generally make vegan kimchi with mushrooms and kelp? Later, Tony explains why a certain quality of ingredient is needed for kimchi, and explains how to prepare a cabbage for fermenting. What spices does Tony use for his chili paste? Tune in to find out! Thanks to our sponsor, S. Wallace Edwards & Sons.
“Kimchi is any type of Korean fermentation. Most people think of it as the fermented napa cabbage, but it can be anything… Kimchi is Korean pickles.” [5:55]
— Tony Limuaco on Fuhmentaboudit!