Easiest Way to Prepare Tasty Fish in Spicy Tamarind Sauce (Asam Pedas)

Fish in Spicy Tamarind Sauce (Asam Pedas).

Fish in Spicy Tamarind Sauce (Asam Pedas) You can cook Fish in Spicy Tamarind Sauce (Asam Pedas) using 23 ingredients and 5 steps. Here is how you cook that.

Ingredients of Fish in Spicy Tamarind Sauce (Asam Pedas)

  1. It’s 2 pc of Sea Bass Fillet (240 g) or Mackerel.
  2. You need 1/2 tsp of Salt (marinate).
  3. Prepare of Sambal Paste (blend well).
  4. You need 20 g of Dried Chilli (deseed, rehydrated).
  5. Prepare 40 g of Shallots.
  6. Prepare 20 g of Garlic.
  7. You need 20 g of Ginger Root.
  8. It’s 20 g of Galangal Root.
  9. You need 20 g of Turmeric Root.
  10. Prepare 20 g of Lemongrass Stalk (white part).
  11. You need 20 g of Fermented Shrimp Paste (Belacan).
  12. You need of Other Ingredients;.
  13. Prepare 2 Tbsp of Tamarind Pulp (soaked in 1 cup water, deseeded).
  14. You need 10 Sprigs of Vietnamese Mint (Daun Kesum).
  15. Prepare 2 stalk of Ginger Flower (sliced half).
  16. Prepare 2 stalk of Lemongrass (bruised).
  17. You need 2 pc of Tomatoes (quartered).
  18. It’s 100 g of Okra (Bendi).
  19. It’s 1 Tbsp of Fenugreek (Halba).
  20. Prepare 1 Tbsp of Sugar.
  21. Prepare 3 Tbsp of Cooking Oil.
  22. You need 2 cup of Water.
  23. It’s as needed of Salt (to season).

Fish in Spicy Tamarind Sauce (Asam Pedas) instructions

  1. MARINATE; Salt the fish and set it aside..
  2. COOK THE PASTE; Heat 3 Tbsp of Cooking Oil until hot. Stir fry the Fenugreek for 5 seconds ONLY and immediately pour in the Sambal Paste. Mix well and cook the paste until the oil separates..
  3. TAMARIND; once the oil separates, add in the Tamarind juice, Water, Lemongrass, Ginger Flower, Vietnamese Mint, Sugar, Tomatoes and Okra. Mix well, bring it to a boil, cover with a lid and let it cook for 5 minutes..
  4. POACH THE FISH; After 5 minutes, turn down the heat to a simmer. DISCARD the Vietnamese Mint, Ginger Flower and Lemongrass. Add in the fish (skin side down) and cover with a lid. Poach the fish for 5 minutes..
  5. GRAVY; After 5 minutes, season the gravy with Salt if necessary. You can also REDUCE the gravy to a thicker consistency by continuing to cook, but REMOVE the fish first. Serve with rice..

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *