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Classic Laksa Johor

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A Southern Malaysian dish, this version of laksa is rich in coconut.It makes a complete meal. It is healthy and has a lot of taste too.
Ingredients
  Spaghetti 200 Gram, cooked
  Oil 3 Tablespoon
  Prawns 50 Gram, diced
  Chilli paste 2 Tablespoon
  Turmeric 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Fish curry powder 3 Tablespoon
  Coconut 3 Tablespoon
  Tamarind 2 Teaspoon, pulp
  Water 400 Milliliter
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Sugar 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Tomato chilli tuna 185 Gram, flaked
  Coconut milk 200 Milliliter
Directions

MAKING
1. Heat 3 tablespoon oil in a wok. Once the oil is hot, sauté the finely ground ingredients with the curry powder paste, the chili paste and the turmeric until aromatic.
2. Add in the prawns and the tuna flakes and stir-fry briefly on high heat. Pour in the tamarind pulp, water and coconut milk.
3. Season the laksa sauce with salt and sugar to your taste. Let it reduce it until it becomes thick and then stop the cooking.

SERVING
4. To serve our Laksa Johor, place the cooked spaghetti in a bowl and slowly pour the thick gravy on top.
5. Garnish with some bean sprouts, onions, basil, and cucumber. You can also add on the side some sambal belacan and lime.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Asian
Course: 
Main Dish
Taste: 
Sour
Method: 
Stirred
Dish: 
Gravy
Ingredient: 
Pasta, Prawn
Interest: 
Healthy
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes
Servings: 
2
Coconut lovers, pay attention! You are going to love this delicious Classic Laksa Johor which is rich in coconut. This is a South Malaysian dish which is healthy, tasty and makes a complete meal in itself.

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