Bibimbap is a popular Korean dish consisting of rice mixed with meat, vegetables and egg in a flavorful sauce.
Course Main Course
Cuisine Korean
Keyword beef, bulgogi, korean, rice, rice bowl
Prep Time 25 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 45 minutes
Servings 3 servings
Calories 772kcal
Author Liza Agbanlog


  • Bulgogi
  • 6 cups water
  • Sea salt
  • 10 oz baby spinach
  • 1 tsp finely chopped green onions
  • 1 clove garlic , grated
  • 1 tsp toasted sesame seeds
  • 1 tbsp sesame oil
  • 2-3 tbsp vegetable oil
  • 6 oz carrots , peeled and julienned
  • 4 oz shiitake mushroom , cleaned and sliced thinly
  • 1/ 2 cup drained kimchi , cut into bite-sized
  • 3 eggs , fried sunny side up
  • Steamed rice


  • 2 tbsp gochujang , hot pepper paste
  • 1 tbsp sesame oil
  • 1 tbsp sugar
  • 2 tbsp water
  • 1 tbsp toasted sesame seeds
  • 1 clove garlic , grated or minced


  • Make the bulgogi. Set aside.
  • In a bowl, combine the ingredients for the sauce. Stir until well combined and then set aside.

Prepare the spinach:

  • In a pot, boil the water and then add salt. Add the spinach and leave for 30 seconds. Drain and run cold running water over the spinach. Squeeze out the excess water and then place the spinach in bowl. Add the green onions, garlic, sesame seeds and sesame oil. Mix well and then season with salt to taste. Set aside.

Prepare the carrots and mushrooms

  • In a pan, heat 2 tablespoons of oil over medium high heat. Add the carrots, season with salt and cook until tender, about 3 minutes. Transfer to a plate.
  • Using the same pan, add the remaining oil, if needed. Add the mushrooms, season with salt and cook for 3 minutes or until cooked. Transfer to a plate.

To assemble:

  • Scoop some rice into a bowl. Top with bulgogi, spinach, carrots, shiitake mushrooms, kimchi and fried egg. Serve with the sauce.
  • To eat, mix everything well and add sauce, to taste.


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Calories: 772kcal | Carbohydrates: 35g | Protein: 37g | Fat: 25g | Saturated Fat: 42g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 16g | Cholesterol: 233mg | Sodium: 1708mg | Potassium: 1361mg | Fiber: 6g | Sugar: 19g | Vitamin A: 18692IU | Vitamin C: 36mg | Calcium: 234mg | Iron: 7mg