Brunei Sauces Recipes

Sambal Bajak Sambal Terasi Sambal Kacang Sambal Oelek Sambal Terong Sambal Bawang Sambal Soto Sambal Kecap Sambal Kecap Manis Sambal Dabo Lilang Bajak Chili Sauce (Sambal Bajak) Ingredients 8 red chilies, seeded and sliced 1 tsp. dried shrimp paste (terasi), toasted ¼ tsp. grated nutmeg 3 cloves garlic, peeled and sliced 6 shallots, peeled and […]

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Brunei Dessert Recipes

Mangoes w/ Sticky Rice Black Rice Pudding Spiced Fruit Salad Kue Mangkok (cup cakes) Custard Tarts Coconut Sweet Potato Cake Es Cendol Mangoes With Sticky Rice Ingredients 1 cup Coconut cream 4 tablespoons Sugar 1 teaspoon Salt 4 Ripe mangoes 3 cups Sticky coconut rice Directions Mix the coconut cream with the sugar and salt, […]

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Brunei Vegetarian Recipes

Brown Rice & Sesame Vegetables Noodles & Tofu Salad with Spicy Peanut Sauce Vegies with Coconut Tofu & Ginger Fried Noodles Vegie Salad Spicy Eggplant Brown Rice & Sesame Fried Vegetables Ingredients Sri Lanka Sinhalese Fragrant Masala Spice Powder Sri Lanka Sinhalese Fragrant Masala Spice Powder 30 g cumin seeds 6 cardamon pods 4 coriander […]

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Brunei Meat Recipes

Bak Kut Teh Murtabak Kurma Brunei Cutlets Ariani Rendang Gulai Daun Malu Abulthiyal Bak Kut Teh (Spicy Sparerib Consomme Ingredients 1 lb 6 oz beef/mutton sparerib (cut into bite-size pieces) 1 tablespoon sugar 3 tablespoons shortening 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon pepper 2 cloves garlic (bashed) 1 teaspoon preserved brown soya beans, pounded 1 teaspoon […]

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Brunei – Country & Travel Information

  Brunei Travel Information Brunei is a small coastal state just 443km (277 miles) north of the equator in the northwest corner of Borneo, bounded on all landward sides by Sarawak (Malaysia), which splits Brunei into two parts. The landscape is mainly equatorial jungle cut by rivers. It is a heavily forested state, and most […]

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Brunei – A Brief History

From the 14th to the 16th centuries Brunei Darussalam was the seat of a powerful sultanate extending over Sabah, Sarawak and the lower Philippines. Thus, the current Sultan represents one of the oldest continuously ruling dynasties in the world. By the 19th century, the Brunei Darussalam Empire had been whittled away by wars, piracy and […]

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Economy of Brunei

General Overview Land, Labour and Capital Primary Resources External Trade Banking Employment Brunei Darussalam is still very much dependent on revenues from crude oil and natural gas to finance its development programmes. Aside from this, Brunei Darussalam also receives income from rents, royalties, corporate tax and dividends. Due to the non-renewable nature of oil and […]

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Festivals & Holidays

Festivals In Brunei festivals are always celebrated with colour, enthusiasm and happiness. Young and old from different races come together in a spirit of unity that we are justifiably proud of. We invite you to join us, and enjoy the unique traditions that have been passed down to us by preceeding generations. National Day Celebrations […]

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Culture & Sports

The official language is Malay. Other languages include English and Chinese (various dialects). Brunei’s culture mainly derived from the Old Malay World, which encompassed the Malay Archipelago and from this stemmed what is known as the Malay Civilisation. Based on historical facts, various cultural elements and foreign civilisations had a hand in influencing the culture […]

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Brunei Wins Gold, Silver At Asean Skills

By Azaraimy HH &James Kon Bandar Seri Begawan – DK Yani Mariana Pg Yahya made Brunei Darussalam proud by winning the gold medal in Cookery event at the 6th Asean Skills Competition (ASC), while her co-contestant Dyg Sharmita bte Junyang won the silver medal. This was the second gold medal won by Brunei in Asean […]

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