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As American as Budae Jjigae | ZenKimchi
What is more American than Budae Jjigae? Okay, well, much. But hear me out. It is basically spam and hot dog stew. In English, it loosely translates to “Army Base Stew.” From what I’ve gathered from different sources, it was created during and soon after the Korean War, where the locals used U.S. Army surplus …