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Global Street Foods Class Recipes (5 of 8) View all

NUTELLA AND BANANA CREPES

NUTELLA AND BANANA CREPES by Linda Tay Esposito

Making a crepe is not as intimating as one would think. You can make these crepes for breakfast or as a snack. You can stuff the crepes with sweet or savory filling, or for the classic french crepe, some lemon juice and a sprinkle of sugar. Remember not to overmix the batter and letting the batter rest and you will be assured of a…

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MASALA CHAI TEA

MASALA CHAI TEA by Linda Tay Esposito

Spiced sweetened milk tea. Every Indian family has their own recipe to make chai, but the most important base spice is cardamon. The sweet fragrance of cardamon mixed with other spices such as fennel, cloves and cinnamon gives the tea a heady aroma. The tea is simmered slowly to extract its full strength. Goes really well with…

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SATAY WITH PEANUT SAUCE

SATAY WITH PEANUT SAUCE by Linda Tay Esposito

Succulent morsels of chicken meat typically grilled over a charcoal fire. In South East Asia, every country's got their version of satay. This is the Malaysian (or Singaporean) version which is sweeter, and less spicy than the Indonesian's version. We also use cubed pieces of meat unlike the Thai version which meat is in one strip.…

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PENANG FRIED KUEY TEOW

PENANG FRIED KUEY TEOW by Linda Tay Esposito

A favorite street food in Malaysia. When I used to wait for my fried kuey teow at my favorite kuey teow hawker stall, I was always fascinated by the lightning speed that the dish is prepared in. The trick is to wok fast and use high heat. The kuey teow master wok so much, his spatula was ground down to the shape of the wok. It…

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BASIC YEAST DOUGH FOR STEAMED BUNS

BASIC YEAST DOUGH FOR STEAMED BUNS by Linda Tay Esposito

This is a recipe for the dough of the fluffy white skins of the char siu bao and the shanghai cabbage buns. It's truly versatile -- you can use the same dough and fill it with sweetened mashed red beans or lotus seeds for a dessert treat. Or just steam it by itself to turn it into "man tou" essentially steamed white bread that is…

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