Gochujang has become such a pantry staple of mine that it now sneaks its way into most dishes where I want a chilli kick as well as plenty of umami. This will keep in the fridge for ages, although I find it tends to disappear fairly quickly. Here I’ve served venison marinated in a little of the dressing, but it also works well as a marinade for tempeh or firm tofu slices which are then fried. Try this in Soba noodle salad with venison medallions.
Recipe Tag: tahini
Fritters such as these are a great way to use up any leftover quinoa. They have a dense texture but the rich nuttiness of the grain comes through. I have made these gluten free, but use plain flour or rice flour if you prefer.
We grew up eating kohlrabi from my parent’s vegetable garden, long before most Kiwis knew what they were. Though often cooked, I love it best eaten raw.