Pajeon (Green Onion Pancake)

Pa Jeon (Green Onion Pancake) recipe 

1 bunch green onion - cut in a bias,         
          1/2 onion - thin slice
          1/2 carrot - thin julienne
          1/4 lb shrimp* - chopped
          1/4 lb bay scallops* - chopped
          1/4 lb clams* - chopped
          1/8 lb squid* -chopped    
          (*You can substitute to any seafood.)
For batter:         
1 cup water (3-4 tbsp more)
          1 cup flour (they sell the “jun” flour at Korean markets. Look at the picture on the bag)
          1 egg
          2 tsp soy sauce
          1 tsp salt
          1/2 tsp sugar
          1/2 tsp dwen jang (Korean bean paste)

Soy dipping sauce: 3 parts soy sauce, 1 part rice vinegar, some chopped green onion

In a big bowl, combine all ingredients for batter with a whisk. Or you can purchase "Korean pancake mix" from Korean market, and combine 1cup water with 3/4 cup (to 1 cup) mixture.
Combine all vegetables and seafood into a batter and mix well.
In a non-stick pan, put 3-4 tbsp vegetable oil.
Make a pancake about 4-5 inches in diameter.
Serve with soy dipping sauce.


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