Nyonya squid recipe recipes

Calamari with Lemon, Garlic and Piri-Piri

Calamari with Lemon, Garlic and Piri-Piri

This dish is somewhat similar to our local Nyonya dish, where we use tamarind paste for the tinge of sourness and coriander leaves for the fragrance, here Tessa uses lemon juice, dried oregano and parsley

Old China Cafe, Petaling Street

Old China Cafe, Jalan Balai Polis – many eyebrows were raised when I mentioned that I was going to have some Nyonya (Peranakan) food in Old China Cafe

Ramadhan Buffet - Hotel Equatorial Melaka

I had to take pictures of the rustic rich brown decor and baba nyonya decorative accessories. The rest of the Middle Eastern and traditional Malay cuisine were equally tempting especially the squid with mango salad
Malaysia Cookbook Review and Mee Goreng Mamak (Malaysian Fried Mamak Noodles)

Malaysia Cookbook Review and Mee Goreng Mamak (Malaysian Fried Mamak Noodles)

Ping begins with an introduction to Malaysian cuisine and its influences from Malay, Chinese, and Indian cultures along with the differences between the Peranakan/Nyonya (Chinese ingredients using Malay methods) and Malaysian Mamak (Indian Muslim, particularly noticeable in street food stalls) cooking styles
Pie Tee

Pie Tee

What i do know is that this is a NYONYA speciality and it could be a more sophisticated way to serve the big brother, Popiah

Life Out of the Pot

After the Durian feast, we headed back to Jusco to buy back some Nyonya Delicacies. We had fried bee-hoon with bamboo clams, stir-fry sweet potato leaf and fried squid
Peramakan

Peramakan

The Otak Otak Makanan Laut ($16), with fresh mackeral, squid and prawns blended into a spicy paste then grilled with turmeric was delicious as well. I particularly loved the Nyonya Chap Chye ($10), with cabbage, lily bulbs, black fungus, beancurd skin, and Chinese black mushrooms stewed in a mellow bean sauce

Chinta Kechil, Double Bay

Special dessert ~ Nyonya kuih (Not on menu). Our seafood laksa comes with large prawn cutlets, chunky pieces of fish, squid, fish cakes and deep-fried tofu puffs

Pasar Basah Kuala Ampang & Naan Corner, Selangor

A variety of sides are usually available to complement nasi lemak such as kari ayam (curry chicken), rendang, sambal sotong (squid sambal), sambal kerang (cockles sambal) and bihun goreng (stir-fried rice vermicelli)