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Sambal Cengek

Sambal Cengek

Sambal Cengek (read: chang ek) is a common kind of sambal in Palembang. It is made of ground red chili, red onion, garlic and shrimp paste mashed together and stir fried together. After that, dried shrimps that was brewed with hot water,  roughly mashed tamarind water, brown sugar, granulated sugar, (sometimes tomatoes and pete or petai ) are added and cooked until half-dry. It can be eaten with...

Martabak Har

Martabak Har

Martabak Har is made of eggs, 2 kinds of flour, beef or goat meat and various spices such as clover, pekak, cinnamon and many more. It is a less known treat but top of the chart for the locals. Many of them refer this combination of delicious martabak and curry is “to die for”. Even in Palembang, there aren’t too many shop that sell them since it is considered difficult to get ...

Pempek Model

Pempek Model

Model is a traditional cuisine from Palembang, South Sumatra. It is basically pempek with tofu filling served with tekwan-like soup. It is one of the most common food cooked in South Sumatran’s household and also one of the most popular street food. Be sure to have a taste when you are visiting South Sumatra!

Tekwan

Tekwan

This is typical Tekwan Meatball Palembang. Meatball is a typical Indonesian food and can be found in all parts of Indonesia, so digemarinya Meatball has many flavor variations. To which of Kilkenny has the distinction that is made from fish that berkuah Tenggiri shrimp broth. Served with vermicelli, sliced bengkoang, a sprinkling of fried onions, a sprinkling of leaves sledri and given little foo...

Es Kacang Merah

Es Kacang Merah

Red Bean Ice usual at present as a cooling refreshment from the spicy foods like Pempek alembang, Lenggang, Tekwan and Models. Ice is very easy to make because only a mixture of red bean stew ditambakan sugar syrup, slices of jackfruit, sweetened condensed milk, sweet basil or grass jelly is sometimes added. Shavings and served with ice cubes. . . . Source : http://default.tabloidnova.com/files...