Vegetarian Dish

vegetarian dish to go with bo ssam

Bo ssam is a traditional Korean dish consisting of thin slices of meat that are grilled with vegetables and served with a dipping sauce. It is traditionally eaten as an appetizer, but can also be enjoyed as a main course.
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We’re back with another intimate dinner party menu + prep schedule and this time we’re doing my spin on Bo Ssam!! Never heard of it before… prepare to be obsessed and read on!

Bo Ssam Dinner Party Menu from familycuisine.net (@whatsgabycookin)

There are only a handful of people on this planet that I trust implicitly and Matt and Adam are two of them. I’d do just about anything they told me to do unless it involved sheer cliffs and heights – that’s where I draw the line. But when they told me that they were obsessed with this Bo Ssam Dinner Party after reading all about it in the New York Times from none other than David Chang, I hopped right on board!

Bo Ssam Dinner Party Menu from familycuisine.net (@whatsgabycookin)

Bo Ssam at it’s simplest form is a slow-roasted pork shoulder served with lettuce, white rice and a whole bunch of sauces so you can dress it up. (and you all know how much I love a sauce) There are the traditional sauces that David Chang serves and then there is the Matt + Adam + Gaby spin which involves guacamole. Naturally. So buckle up – we threw a killer Bo Ssam Dinner Party a while back! All the recipes are below!

Bo Ssam Dinner Party Menu from familycuisine.net (@whatsgabycookin)

Full Menu:

  • Drinks: Crisp White Wine
  • Dinner: Bo Ssam // Slow Roasted Korean Pork
  • Sides and Sauces: Steamed White Rice, Ginger Scallion Sauce, Ssam Sauce, Korean BBQ Sauce, Guacamole + Pico de Gallo
  • More Sides: Sesame Noodle Salad and Ginger Soy Herb Salad

Bo Ssam Dinner Party Menu from familycuisine.net (@whatsgabycookin)

Prep Schedule

Night before (sometime around 8pm)

  • Prep the pork butt with the sugar and salt mixture and refrigerate overnight.

Morning of (sometime between 9am – 11am)

  • Make the Ginger Scallion Sauce, Ssam Sauce, Korean BBQ Sauce, Guacamole + Pico de Gallo start to finish. Transfer each to a small bowl and top with plastic wrap.
  • Chill white wine
  • Make the salad dressing for the Ginger Soy Herb Salad and refrigerate
  • Start cooking the pork. It will cook for 6 hours before it’s done, so plan on putting it into the oven 6ish hours before your guests arrive.

Afternoon of (sometime between 1pm – 3pm)

  • Make the Sesame Noodle Salad dressing and prep all the vegetables. Cook the pasta and rinse with cold water. Transfer everything to the fridge and keep until ready to serve.

Right before guests arrive:

  • Pop the white rice in a rice cooker to cook. Don’t open the lid until ready to serve.
  • Toss ingredients together for the salad
  • Transfer store bought kimchi into a serving vessel.
  • Toss the pasta with water to break it up if needed and then drain. Toss with the dressing and vegetables and transfer to a serving platter.
  • Remove the pork from the oven and transfer to a serving platter.

Before you sit down for dinner:

  • Remove the Ginger Scallion Sauce, Ssam Sauce, Korean BBQ Sauce, Guacamole + Pico de Gallo from the plastic wrap and transfer to table.
  • Arrange lettuce cups on a serving platter with charred tortillas
  • Dress the salad
  • Serve everything and enjoy!!

Bo Ssam Dinner Party Menu from familycuisine.net (@whatsgabycookin) Bo Ssam Dinner Menu from familycuisine.net (@whatsgabycookin) Bo Ssam Dinner Menu from familycuisine.net (@whatsgabycookin) Bo Ssam Dinner Menu from familycuisine.net (@whatsgabycookin)

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Photos by Matt Armendariz / Food Styling by Adam Pearson

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