ㅊcooking oil infused with the essence of red peppers. 고추맛기름 means red-pepper flavored oil. 고추 (gochu) is red pepper, 맛 (mad / mat/ mas) means ‘taste’ and 기름 (girum / kirum) means oil. Ottogi brand.
Shil-gochu or shilgochu is dried red peppers sliced finely into threads. Used in Korean cooking. Spelling variations: sil kochu, silkochu, shilkochu, shil-kochu…
삼계탕 (samgyetang) is Chicken Ginseng Soup. Ingredients: Sweet rice, red dates, ginseng, dried chestnuts, herb.