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Nasi Goreng Ijo Teri - Anchovies and Green Chilies Fried Rice

Nasi Goreng Ijo Teri - Anchovies and Green Chilies Fried Rice

Mom recently gave me two big jars of deep fried mini anchovies (ikan teri goreng). They are super delicious and though I have been adding anchovies to my rice…

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Nasi Kebuli - Fragrant Lamb Rice

Nasi Kebuli - Fragrant Lamb Rice

Today is the Idul Adha holiday in Indonesia, and on this day, many family will prepare lamb dishes in the same way the Americans prepare turkey on Thanksgiving.…

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Bakmi Keriting - Pork and Tianjin Preserved Vegetables Noodles

Bakmi Keriting - Pork and Tianjin Preserved Vegetables Noodles

Ground pork and Tianjin preserved vegetables with fresh egg noodles, a.k.a. bakmi keriting in Indonesian, is one of the more ubiquitous noodle dish, especially…

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Kwetiau Kuah dan Bakso Ikan - Flat Rice Noodles in Fish Ball Soup

Kwetiau Kuah dan Bakso Ikan - Flat Rice Noodles in Fish Ball Soup

This version of fish ball soup is all about enjoying the fish balls, so try to get the best quality money can buy. Only three ingredients are needed to make the…

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Gyudon - Japanese Beef Bowl

Gyudon - Japanese Beef Bowl

Thinly sliced beef and onion in an umami-rich sauce from dashi, sake, mirin, and soy sauce. Serve over a bowl of steamed white rice, and a side of miso soup.

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Minced Chicken and Egg Bowl - Soboro Don

Minced Chicken and Egg Bowl - Soboro Don

Easy to prepare and extremely child friendly, this recipe should be perfect for Moms out there who need to prepare school meal for their kids. The minced…

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Nasi Uduk Betawi - Jakarta Fragrant Coconut Rice

Nasi Uduk Betawi - Jakarta Fragrant Coconut Rice

I have been saving the recipe for nasi uduk for some sort of celebration, and this being my 100th recipe (yay!) is a valid cause to celebrate, no? ♥ Nasi uduk…

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Ketoprak - Vermicelli and Tofu Salad

Ketoprak - Vermicelli and Tofu Salad

I am sure most people know about gado-gado by now, but I think ketoprak needs to be highlighted just as much. The defining feature of a ketoprak is the use of…

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Mi Sop Medan - Medan Style Chicken Noodle Soup

Mi Sop Medan - Medan Style Chicken Noodle Soup

Another favorite from my hometown. I know there seems to be so many things to prepare for, but they are not hard, really. And you can always prepare the noodles…

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Kayaku Gohan - Rice with Chicken and Vegetables

Kayaku Gohan - Rice with Chicken and Vegetables

Kayaku gohan is a very simple Japanese rice dish packed with chicken and vegetables that are sure to become an instant favorite. If you have ever tried a…

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Chicken Porridge

Chicken Porridge

I love having porridge in the morning, especially since my Mom gave me a slow cooker (thanks Mom! ♥) and I can leave it to cook overnight. Believe me, the nice…

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Soto Medan - Medan Style Chicken Soup

Soto Medan - Medan Style Chicken Soup

I was born in Medan, the capital city of North Sumatra, and spent my childhood there. It is quite natural then that I am really partial to dishes from Medan. :D…

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