Jeonbokjuk (Abalone Porridge)
300 grams of fresh abalone
1 1/2 cup of rice
2 tablespoons of sesame oil
8 cups of water
1 tablespoon of salt
1. Soak rice in water more than two hours. Drain it through a wicker strainer.
2. Shuck the shells and entrails from the abalones. Brush the abalone meat clean in water and chop into slices.
3. Ladle the sesame oil onto a heated thick pan, sizzle the abalone slices, mix the drained rice, pan-fry together for a while, and add water.
4. when the water boils, reduce the heat and stir slowly.
5. Boil the rice to a pulp and season with a dash of salt.
6. Serve the porridge in a bowl accompanied by chilled, juicy kimchi.
Recipe from the Korea National Tourism Organization