Saturday, 16 January 2010

Sambal belacan Kelantan

From Nafisah Ishak (Pantai Cahaya Bulan, Kelantan)   
Early 1980s California

Peel 1 big Bombay onion (or a few shallots)
Add 1/2 piece belacan
Wrap both ingredients in aluminium foil
Roast over open fire on gas stove for 5-10 minutes till onions are soft
Open to check if onions have softened
Remove from fire and pound ingredients to a paste
Add sugar & salt to taste