Indonesia Recipes

Indonesian Cuisine, Food & Recipes

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Some popular Indonesian recipes have become common across other Southeast Asian countries. Dishes such as satay, beef rendang, and sambal are enjoyed in both Malaysia and Singapore. Recipes based on soy products, including forms of tofu and tempe, are eaten widely. Tempe is a Javanese adaptation of soy-product fermentation. Popular in western Java, a similar local fermented alternative is oncom. This is often made with bases other than soy, and produced using varying fungi.

Historically, Indonesia has enjoyed centuries of trade participation both because of its geographic location and its abundant natural resources. Over time, Indonesia’s native food preparation techniques and range of ingredients have been inpacted by foreigners. India, the Middle East, China, and the Spanish and Portuguese traders who brought with them European products prior to the arival of the Dutch, who colonised most of the Indonesian archipelago.

Indonesia Meat Dishes 1

Ayam Goreng Ayam Masak Aceh Curried Crab Dendeng Pedas Gulai Daun Singkong Tumbuk Coconut Beef Opor Ayam Babi Kecap Barbecued Shrimp Gulai Kambing Gulai Merah Ikan Bali Kare Ikan Ayam Bumbu Rujak Ayam Goreng (Indonesian Fried Chicken) C Yield: 4 … [Read more...]

Indonesia Meat Dishes 2

Peanut Chicken Prawns with Peanut Sauce Opor Solo Beef Semur Rendang Sambal Goreng Ati Ampela Potato and Beef Perkedel Sweet and Sour Shrimp Perkedel Sambal Goreng Petai Clam Satay Beef Satay Bali Satay Prawn Crackers- Krupu   Ayam Kacang Bukittingga (Peanut … [Read more...]

Indonesian Vegetarian Dishes

Chayotes Stew (Sayur Labu Siam) Crispy Fried Tempe (Keripik Tempe) Oseng-Oseng Wortel (Stir Fried Carrots) Indonesian Salad (Gado-Gado) Atjar Tjampoer Steamed Mushroom Wraps (Pepes Jamur Kuping) Sweet Eggplant Stew (Semur Terong) Cooked Vegetables with Grated Coconut (Urap) Nasi … [Read more...]

Indonesian Sauces


Sambal Bajak Sambal Terasi Sambal Kacang Sambal Oelek Sambal Terong Sambal Bawang Sambal Soto Sambal Kecap Sambal Kecap Manis Sambal Dabo Lilang Base Gede (Basic Spice Paste) Base Be Siap (Spice Paste For Chicken) Base Be Sampi (Spice Paste For Beef) Base Be Pasih (Spice Paste … [Read more...]

Indonesian Desserts

Bubur Pulut Hitam Kue Mangkok Multilayered Butter Cake Crisp Sweet Striped Cookies Sticky Rice Cake in Brown Sugar Sauce Coconut Sweet Potato Cake Spiced Fruit Salad Banana Fritters Sticky Rice Rolls Stuffed Pancake Roll Sweet Coconut Rice Balls Bubur Pulut Hitam … [Read more...]

Balinese Food Culture

Your gastronomical experience in Bali is as enchanting and full of discovery as your cultural experience. I am a total believer that a significant portion of traveling should also involve your tastebuds. Of course, if you prefer to stick with cheeseburger or a Colonel Sanders' meal-deal, or to drink … [Read more...]