Mu chungol

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By Terry Durack

Published 2002

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Yet another variation on beef and noodle soup, but one with a gentle, homely, unassuming quality more suited to a family dinner than a restaurant. If Koreans ever attempted to make minestrone, the end result would probably look like this.


  • 2 eggs
  • 2 tbsp peanut oil
  • 1 onion, cut into slivers lengthwise</


Beat eggs lightly. Heat 1 tablespoon oil in a hot wok and swirl around to coat surface. Pour in beaten egg and quickly swirl around the pan to form a thin omelette. When cooked on one side, gently separate the edge of the omelette from the wok with a knife. Place a plate over the wok and invert the