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nasi putih vegetarian dish plain steamed white rice
nasi kuning vegetarian dish rice for festive occasions, cooked in coconut milk with turmeric so that it turns golden-yellow
ayam opor breast of chicken braised in a coconut-sauce with kunjit
babi kecap lean pork meat cooked in a mild soy sauce
daging rendang padang spicy hot dish shredded dry roasted spicy beef
ikan pedis spicy hot dish fresh fish cooked in a spicy chilli sauce
udang bali spicy hot dish large prawns with ginger, sereh and lots of garlic
sateh ajam cubes of chicken meat barbecued on wooden skewers with hot peanut sauce
sateh kambing cubes of goat meat barbecued on wooden skewers and marinated with garlic and onions in a dark soy sauce
sambal goreng tahu tempeh vegetarian dish curd and cake of soya bean cooked in a spicy chilli sauce
sambal goreng buncis vegetarian dish stir fried beans with chillies, onions and garlic
gado gado vegetarian dish mixed steamed vegetables with peanut sauce
sambal goreng telur spicy hot dish hard-boiled eggs in a chilli and coconut sauce
acar campur vegetarian dish pickled raw cabbage and sweet red peppers with turmeric
acar jagung vegetarian dish pickled grains of corn and red peppers
selada ketimun dan bawang vegetarian dish salad of pickled cucumber and onion
selada terong tomat vegetarian dish salad of fried egg plant and tomato
ikan bilis small crispy fried anchovies
krupuk udang crisp puffy shrimp crackers made from a batter of dried prawns and tapioca
emping melinjo vegetarian dish crackers made from melinjo nuts which are pounded flat and shaped into discs
kentang kering vegetarian dish fried potato sticks with tamarind and chilli peppers
rempeyek kacang vegetarian dish spicy peanut brittle
sambal bajak vegetarian dish spicy hot dish spicy hot dish fried hot chilli pepper and caramelised shallots relish (use with caution!)
sambal brandal vegetarian dish spicy hot dish spicy hot dish fried hot chilli pepper and asian lime relish (use with caution!)
sambal ulek vegetarian dish spicy hot dish spicy hot dish crushed fresh red chilli pepper relish (use with caution!)
bawang goreng vegetarian dish deep fried shallot strips (used as a condiment sprinkled over the rice)
serundeng vegetarian dish toasted shredded coconut topping with peanuts sweetly spiced with ginger and sugar (used as a condiment sprinkled over the rice)
green = vegetarian dish yellow = egg dish red = dish contains meat blue = dish contains fish
vegetarian dish indicates that this dish is vegetarian and egg-less spicy hot dish indicates that this dish is spicy hot