Tag: simple indonesian recipe

Rice Noodle and Vegetables Soup

Rice Noodle and Vegetables Soup

Indonesian food got influence from Chinese cuisine as well. One of my favorite noodles is Chinese origin. Locally called kwetiau or sha he fen in Chinese. It is made from rice and has chewy texture that I adore. There are a lot street food vendors in […]

Indonesian Fruit Salad (Rujak)

Indonesian Fruit Salad (Rujak)

Rujak is a term for salad dish in Bahasa Indonesia. The most popular rujak is probably fruit salad or rujak buah. Rujak itself have several variants, with the fruits sliced, shredded, or roughly mashed. In this recipe, I made the easiest one, sliced fruit rujak. So […]

Simple Rendang Meatballs

Simple Rendang Meatballs

My friend who lives in Switzerland told me her difficulty to find ingredients that usually used in Indonesian cooking. But there are Indonesian instant seasonings that can be found easily in Asian shops or online. So, I thought maybe I post a recipe using instant […]

Sweet and Spicy Shredded Chicken Burger

Sweet and Spicy Shredded Chicken Burger

We Indonesian eat rice most of the time. But sometimes, thanks to globalization, we eat pizza, pasta, burger, and other global foods too.. Sometimes, I like to combine western food with a little bit of Indonesian taste, like this recipe. I cooked shredded chicken with […]

Gado-gado

Gado-gado

Gado-gado might be the healthiest street food there is. Consisted of various vegetables, rice cake, tofu and tempeh, and topped with thick salty and spicy peanut sauce. Luckily, I live nearby two gado-gado sellers with superb gado-gado and affordable price. One very satisfying portion of […]

Pan Seared Dory with Balinese Sambal Matah

Pan Seared Dory with Balinese Sambal Matah

Sambal is chili condiment. There’s a lot of different sambal recipe out there. Many Indonesian will agree with me that eating with sambal would make any dish taste better. One sambal that is very famous from Bali is sambal matah. Sambal matah is different with […]

Chili Sambal Eggplant

Chili Sambal Eggplant

Eggplant is one of things I didn’t like as kid but grown to like growing up. I didn’t like the mushy texture and bitter tone of eggplant, at first. But now, I like it. Especially when cook spicy way with chili sambal. In my kitchen, […]

Inky Calamari

Inky Calamari

I just found out that calamari and squid are different animal. I always thought that squid is the name for the uncooked animal, while calamari is name for the dish. It said that calamari is more expensive and have more tender flesh.  In Indonesia we […]

Soto Ayam (Indonesian Clear Chicken Soup)

Soto Ayam (Indonesian Clear Chicken Soup)

Soto is Indonesian soup. There are many types of soto from many parts of Indonesia. For instance, there are Soto Padang, Soto Bandung, Soto Jakarta, Soto Banjar.. You get it.. Almost each region has their own soto. Basically, soto is a soup dish, which the […]