People are looking more and more to cook Korean food at home due to its many health benefits. You can find many Korean food YouTubers offering great Korean recipes for all kinds of dishes. Korean food puts a strong emphasis on vegetables and less on butter and oil. A lot of attention goes into how the food is prepared. Focus centers on temperature, color, texture, and spiciness. A Korean dish consists of many side dishes prepared in various ways. This includes being steamed, stewed, fried, simmered, raw, and sometimes fermented.