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Malaysia: Recipes and Cuisine

Petronas Towers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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Malaysian cooking draws from a wide variety of influences including Malay, Chinese, Indian, Indonesian, Thai and Nyonya. Rice and noodles are staple starches. Numerous spices, lemongrass, galangal and coconut give a unique flavor to many dishes. Chicken is probably the most popular meat, with beef, goat, fish and seafood also popular.

Recipes

Malaysian Recipes

Try these recipes from Malaysia.

Curry Laksa

Curry Laksa Recipe (Malaysian, Singaporean coconut curried noodle soup)

(Malaysian, Singaporean coconut curried noodle soup)

Char Kway Teow

Char Kway Teow Recipe (Malaysian Singaporean stir-fried rice noodles with shrimp)

(Malaysian Singaporean stir-fried rice noodles with shrimp)

Satay Ayam

Satay Ayam (Indonesian chicken skewers with peanut sauce)

(Indonesian chicken skewers with peanut sauce)

Mie Goreng

Mie Goreng (Indonesian stir-fried noodles with vegetables)

(Indonesian stir-fried noodles with vegetables)