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Newsdelivers.com – ‘Squid Game’ is again a Korean drama that is widely discussed in the world. Because of its popularity, ‘Squid Game’ became a Korean drama that topped Netflix’s rankings. Beating ‘Sex Education’, the drama, starring Wi Ha-joon, became the series with the most viewers globally on Netflix.
Carrying the theme of a survival game wrapped in a thriller genre, this drama does carry an anti-mainstream story. ‘Squid Game’ tells the story of people who enter games to win billions of won prizes. The challenge was made by one of the richest men in South Korea.
There are several games for the participants to complete. Although some games tend to be simple, if the participant fails, then their lives are at stake. One of the challenges in this drama involves a typical South Korean snack, namely dalgona candy.
In South Korea, dalgona candy is known as the favorite candy of elementary school children which is flattened and stamped with various characters. In the ‘Squid Game’, the participants were challenged to cut the stamp on the candy they got. Note, the candy must be cut without any damage.
If successful, they can move on to the next round. But if not, then their lives could be lost. Appearing in ‘Squid Game’, dalgona candy also became viral. Many are curious about the taste and how to make it. Apparently, how to make dalgona candy is not complicated, you know.
The materials needed are also simple and easy to obtain. It’s super easy to cook too. Curious as to what? Here’s a recipe for making dalgona candy that is similar to ‘Squid Game’, as reported by BrilioFood from various sources on Sunday (25/9).
– 2 tbsp sugar
– Baking soda to taste
How to make:
1. Heat granulated sugar over low heat until caramelized.
2. Turn off the heat, then add the baking soda.
3. Stir well until it changes color and expands.
4. While still hot, pour over baking paper.
5. Flatten with a bowl or cake pan that has been greased with oil.
6. When it is flat, press it with the desired character print in the middle.
7. Let stand a few moments until cool and the candy is set. Ready to enjoy.
(brl / mal)