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Bakwan Jagung - Corn Fritter

Bakwan Jagung - Corn Fritter

If you like crispy and crunchy fritters, then you are going to love these bakwan jagung (Indonesian corn fritters). This popular Indonesian snack happens to be a quick and easy treat that you will want to make again and again.

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Sayur Asem - Vegetables in Tamarind Soup

Sayur Asem - Vegetables in Tamarind Soup

Experience the greatest Indonesian soup! The broth is light and infused with tamarind, lemongrass, and shrimp paste. You won't stop until you lick the bowl clean.

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Ayam Sisit Bali - Balinese Shredded Chicken

Ayam Sisit Bali - Balinese Shredded Chicken

Shredded golden pan-fried chicken breast with bold and refreshing spicy Balinese salsa made from chilies, lemongrass, kaffir lime leaves, and toasted shrimp paste.

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Ayam Goreng Lada Garam - Spicy Chili Fried Chicken

Ayam Goreng Lada Garam - Spicy Chili Fried Chicken

This fried chicken dish is a Chinese restaurant favorite: savory fried chicken pieces with spicy garlic, chili, and toasted shrimp paste seasoning. Great with steamed white rice.

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Terong Saus Terasi - Eggplant with Spicy Shrimp Paste

Terong Saus Terasi - Eggplant with Spicy Shrimp Paste

Sauté eggplants in a savory and spicy Indonesian shrimp paste (terasi) sauce. Use this versatile and umami-rich sauce with fried tofu or your favorite greens.

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Fried Tempeh with Chili Sauce

Fried Tempeh with Chili Sauce

Thinly sliced tempeh, deep-fried until crispy and golden brown. With an awesomely delicious savory, sweet, sour, and spicy chili and coconut palm sugar sauce.

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Bingka Ubi Jalar - Sweet Potato Cake

Bingka Ubi Jalar - Sweet Potato Cake

Bingka is an easy cake and an instant pie! Let's learn how to bake this cake with a custardy sweet potato filling and a magically created crispy outer layer crust.

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Ayam Goreng Mentega - Fried Chicken in Buttery Sweet Soy Sauce

Ayam Goreng Mentega - Fried Chicken in Buttery Sweet Soy Sauce

My easy recipe will give you a juicy, tender fried chicken, coated in buttery kecap manis glaze. You will understand why this is Indonesia's top favorite food.

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Ayam Suwir Santan - Shredded Chicken in Coconut Milk

Ayam Suwir Santan - Shredded Chicken in Coconut Milk

Quick and easy shredded tender chicken breast with a delicious and flavorful coconut milk. This Indonesian dish is great as a standalone or with nasi liwet.

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Lemongrass Chicken Wings

Lemongrass Chicken Wings

These chicken wings are left to marinate overnight in a lemongrass marinade to maximize their flavor. Then grilled to perfection on a cast-iron grill pan.

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Sop Buntut - Oxtail Soup

Sop Buntut - Oxtail Soup

Indonesian famous sop buntut (oxtail soup) that tastes as good as the one you find in some of the best Indonesian restaurants. You only need some oxtails and surprisingly other easy-to-find ingredients to recreate this iconic Indonesian soup.

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Bubur Kacang Hijau - Mung Beans Sweet Porridge

Bubur Kacang Hijau - Mung Beans Sweet Porridge

This popular, tasty, and healthy Indonesian dessert is made with only mung beans, tangerine peel, and sugar. Use coconut milk for a richer porridge.

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