Fried Tofu With Shrimp Paste

tahu petis 4
Shrimp paste or shrimp sauce is sauce black sauce that made of shrimp and other small fishes. The sauce taste savoury and sweet, and of course it has the taste of shrimp and fish. Its texture is so thick, not like other sauce, such as tomato sauce. It’s similar with the texture of peanut butter or chocolate spread. People in my country like to add some chilli into the sauce, because they like spicy taste, but not my son, he doesn’t like spicy too much.
tahu petis 3

The most famous shrimp paste brand in my hometown: Ny. Siok

I like to eat the fried tofu with shrimp paste. I fried the tofu until crisp, so the fried tofu will be crisp outside, but tender inside. So delicious!

tahu petis 1

First, prepare a little salt and water, mix them. Then put the tofu into the salt mixture, let the tofu stay in the salt mixture about 30 minutes. Then fry until crisp outside.
To prepare the shrimp paste, take 1 tablespoon of shrimp paste, put it in a bowl, add about 5 tablespoon water, and if you like, add some chilli. You can use chilli powder or minced. Then add a little lemon. Mix well. Then boil the mixture until boiling.

tahu petis 2

OK, fried tofu ready to serve with shrimp paste!

 

 

Tasty Tuesdays Linky Party

Dina from Savvy in the KitchenMaria from Maria  Magdalena Living Ideas, Danielle from Creatively Homespun, Audrey from That Recipe, and Ashley from Forgetful Momma are our co-hosts for November!

Please make sure that you follow them in at least one way!  They will be commenting on and pinning many of your posts.

cohosts for October for Tasty Tuesdays

We would love to have you link up to three of your old or new food posts!  

Here are  just a few requests for this linky:

**Tammy from Creative K Kids (Blog)** Pinterest/Facebook/Google+/Twitter/Instagram 

**Dina from Savvy in the Kitchen** Facebook/Pinterest/Twitter/Instagram

**Maria from Maria  Magdalena Living Ideas (Blog)** Pinterest/Facebook/Twitter 

**Danielle from Creatively Homespun (Blog)** Pinterest/Facebook/Twitter/Instagram/Bloglovin 

**Ashley from Forgetful Momma (Blog)** Pinterest/Facebook/Twitter/Instagram/Google+

**Audrey from That Recipe (Blog)** Pinterest/Facebook/Google+/Twitter/Instagram 

Creative K Kids

Linkies for Tasty Tuesdays: The linky script will go live on Sunday morning at 5 am CDT so that you can add your posts first; however, don't have your post go live until 7 am CST Tuesday morning. The linky will be closed Friday night at 11:55 p.m. Just copy the script below for the right week and paste it at the end of the rules that are above.