My Collections of Original Indonesian Recipes...

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In this blog i dedicate to give you the best of Original Indonesian Recipes...

Indonesian food comes from many sources of ingredients and spices, from various kinds of chillies, ginger, shallot, turmeric to coconut milk. Combining those natural spicy ingredients provides you unique dishes from Indonesia, the islands of spices...

To All food lovers, I really encourage you to try the taste of Indonesian foods, most of them are spicy and have exotic tastes you've never experienced before, I'm serious...
They're really worth trying... :)

Udang Ala Dayak (Dayak-Style Shrimp)

This is a very special and rarely found recipe, based on: The Exotic Kitchens of Indonesia by Copeland Marks


2 pounds Medium Shrimp -- peeled and deveined
2 tbsp Oil
4 medium Red Chiles -- sliced
1 medium Shallot -- sliced
1 clove Garlic -- sliced
1 tbsp Palm Sugar -- or brown
1 tbsp Tamarind Paste -- dissolved in
1/4 cup Water
1/2 inch Ginger Root -- sliced
1 tsp Salt
1 small Tomato -- chopped

How to:
  1. Cook shrimp in 1 tablespoon oil over moderate heat for 2 minutes.
  2. Set aside.
  3. In food processor, blend shallot, garlic, chiles, sugar, tamarind liquid, ginger, salt and tomato to form a paste. Heat remaining oil in pan.
  4. Stir-fry paste over moderate heat for 3 minutes. Add shrimp, cook 2 minutes.
  5. Serve with rice.


Leena said...

On the recipe it says "1 tbsp Paste -- dissolved in
1/4 cup Water". What paste is it? Thanks...

Juandy said...

It's Tamarind Paste, Sorry I've corrected the recipe