Thursday, March 30, 2017 | INDONESIAN CULINARY |

Spicy Chicken Wrapped In Banana Leaves | Pepes Ayam


Ingredients :

  • 500 g chicken breast, cut into small pieces
  • 2 tbsp oil
  • 2 salam leaves / bay leaves
  • 1 stalk lemon grass
  • 30 sweet basil leaves, chopped
  • 3 tbsp sliced green onion
  • Banana Leaves

Spices :

  • 2 candlenuts
  • 1 tsp sliced turmeric
  • 1 tsp sliced ginger
  • 1 1/2 tbsp sliced garlic
  • 2 tbsp sliced shallots
  • 1 tsp salt

How To Make :

  1. Blend all  spices into a paste. Put oil in a pan saute the paste until fragrant. Add salam leaves and lemon grass. Put in the chicken and cook until a little dry, remove from the heat.
  2. Add sliced green onion and sweet basil leaves, mix thoroughly.
  3. Wrap the chicken in a sheet of banana leaf and seal, steam for about 30 minutes.
  4. Serve in a serving dish.
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