Unlocking the Secrets of Korean Fried Chicken

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Korean fried chicken, also known as "chikin," originated in South Korea in the 1960s and gained immense popularity in the 2000s.

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The secret to the signature crispiness of Korean fried chicken lies in the double-frying technique.

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Koreans love to serve their fried chicken with pickled radish, known as "musaengchae

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Korean fried chicken is coated in a light and delicate batter made from a combination of flour, cornstarch, and sometimes even rice flour.

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To add a glossy and sticky glaze to the chicken, a mixture of rice syrup, soy sauce, and other ingredients is applied after the frying process.