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•masak lemak cili padi daging gandum dengan kobis cina •turmeric coconut curry with seitan and chinese cabbage •curry de curcuma e coco de leite com seitan e repolho chinês i my malaysian foods and masak lemak cili padi is one of my favourite. i remembered the first time tasting this dish at my aunt’s friend’s house in Kuala Pilah when i was maybe about 6 or 7. it was super spicy and i fell in love with it right away. though we lived in Negeri Sembilan (i was born in Segamat but grew up in Gemas), this was not a common dish in our house – maybe because my grandparents and family were still not accustomed to Malay dishes at that time, being new migrants (my grandfather is from India, my grandmother was born in Malaysia but her parents are from India). so when i was living in Malaysia, everytime i went to a restaurant or a food court – masak lemak cili padi would almost mostly be my first choice. this with sambal petai. everything else can take the backseat i couldnt find cili padi (bird’s eye chili) here – so i used bhot jholokia. it was explosive!

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