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How to make vegetable pickle in turmeric sauce

Originally a Balinese fresh bright veggie salad that is sweet, sour and lil bit spicy.

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Using mortar and pestle or blender, mashed 5 toasted candlenuts, 5 shallots and 4 cloves of garlic with 1/2 tsp if salt

Using mortar and pestle or blender, mashed 5 toasted candlenuts, 5 shallots and 4 cloves of garlic with 1/2 tsp if salt

Grated 2 cm of fresh turmeric .. or simply add in 1 tbsp of ground turmeric to the shallots mixture

Shallots, candlenuts and garlic mixture combined with grated turmeric, a stalk if lemongrass (bruised the white part) and 1 tsp of ground corriander --> not pictured

Shallots, candlenuts and garlic mixture combined with grated turmeric, a stalk if lemongrass (bruised the white part) and 1 tsp of ground corriander --> not pictured

Wash and pat dry your veggies, cut into julienne. You can also make your own choices of veggies, some people like to put some cauliflower florets or bamboo shoots.

Wash and pat dry your veggies, cut into julienne. You can also make your own choices of veggies, some people like to put some cauliflower florets or bamboo shoots.

I like to add my veggies pickled with shallot chunks and bird's  eye chilis

I like to add my veggies pickled with shallot chunks and bird's eye chilis

Heat some canola oil (originally used peanut oil) on medium heat and saute the shallots, turmeric, ground corriander and lemongrass mixture until fragrant

Heat some canola oil (originally used peanut oil) on medium heat and saute the shallots, turmeric, ground corriander and lemongrass mixture until fragrant

Add in the carrots, cook for about 1 mnt

Add in the carrots, cook for about 1 mnt

Add in the 150-200 ml of water

Add in the 150-200 ml of water

Set the heat to low. Add in 1 tsp of salt

Set the heat to low. Add in 1 tsp of salt

Add in 3 tbsp of sugar...

Add in 3 tbsp of sugar...

Add in 1.5 tbsp of distilled white vinegar. This to keep the veggies keep crisp and vibrant

Add in 1.5 tbsp of distilled white vinegar. This to keep the veggies keep crisp and vibrant

Taste taste taste ... and when u find some sweet and sour kick, set the heat in medium and add in the cucumber or zucchini, and the baby beans

Taste taste taste ... and when u find some sweet and sour kick, set the heat in medium and add in the cucumber or zucchini, and the baby beans

Only add in the half sliced shallots and the bird's eye chilis when the liquid in the pan is about to dry (almost finish)

Only add in the half sliced shallots and the bird's eye chilis when the liquid in the pan is about to dry (almost finish)

Stir to combined and let all of the veggies coated in turmeric sauce. When ur happy with the sauce volume, turn off the heat. Note: some people like to it with lots of sauce, some like it dry

Stir to combined and let all of the veggies coated in turmeric sauce. When ur happy with the sauce volume, turn off the heat. Note: some people like to it with lots of sauce, some like it dry

Transfer to a serving plate. Great to accompany meaty dish or simply over it on warm white rice :) nice, crunchy and healthy :) enjoy!

  • 3.0 Carrot. Cut into julienne
  • 2.0 Lebanese cucumber or zucchini
  • 150.0g Baby green beans
  • 7.0 shallots. Cut into half
  • 4.0 cloves of garlic
  • 2.0cm fresh turmeric, grated
  • 1.0 stalk of lemongrass
  • 5.0 bird's eye chilis
  • 5.0 candlenuts, toasted
  • salt, sugar
  • 1.0Tbsp distilled white vinegar
  • 1.0tsp ground corriander