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Three Korean beef tacos filled with shredded BBQ beef and veggies, served on a plate.

Sweet Korean BBQ Beef Tacos

Katerina | Diethood
Sweet Korean BBQ Beef Tacos made with amazingly tender, super flavorful Korean beef prepared in the crockpot!
Servings : 12
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 4 hrs
Total Time 4 hrs 15 mins

Ingredients
  

  • 1 cup beef broth
  • ½ cup reduced sodium soy sauce
  • ½ cup brown sugar
  • 4 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 tablespoon sesame oil
  • 1 tablespoon rice wine vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 1/4 teaspoon fresh ground black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon hot sauce, or to taste
  • 3 pounds boneless beef chuck, cut into 3 to 4 chunks
  • 2 tablespoons cornstarch
  • ¼ cup water
  • 1 large onion, thinly sliced
  • 8 to 10 flour tortillas
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 3 cups lettuce
  • 1 carrot, shredded
  • 1 cup shredded red cabbage

Instructions
 

  • In a large bowl, whisk together beef broth, soy sauce, brown sugar, garlic, oil, vinegar, ginger, sriracha and pepper.
  • Place meat and onion in the slow cooker and stir in the prepared beef broth mixture.
  • Cover and cook on low for 7 to 8 hours or high heat, 3 to 4 hours. The meat should be very tender but retain shape.
  • In a small bowl, whisk together the corn starch and water. Stir the mixture into the beef broth and continue to cook for 30 minutes or until thickened.
  • Remove beef and shred it; place it back in the slow cooker and stir around.
  • Prepare your tacos by spreading a tablespoon of sour cream on each tortilla.
  • Add lettuce, shredded carrots, and cabbage.
  • Top with meat mixture and serve immediately.

Nutrition

Serving: 1 taco | Calories: 353 kcal | Carbohydrates: 25 g | Protein: 25 g | Fat: 17 g | Saturated Fat: 7 g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 2 g | Monounsaturated Fat: 8 g | Trans Fat: 1 g | Cholesterol: 83 mg | Sodium: 647 mg | Potassium: 572 mg | Fiber: 1 g | Sugar: 12 g | Vitamin A: 1098 IU | Vitamin C: 6 mg | Calcium: 73 mg | Iron: 4 mg | Net Carbs: 24 g

Nutritional info is an estimate and provided as courtesy. Values may vary according to the ingredients and tools used. Please use your preferred nutritional calculator for more detailed info.

Course: Dinner
Cuisine: American, Korean
Keyword: beef crockpot recipes, korean barbeque, korean tacos