Nyonya Curry Laksa Melaka
Nyonya curry laksa is a noodle rice meal served with the rich and savory spicy sour broth. Unlike its counterpart which is assam laksa, the ingredient used for the broth are made from chicken stock or shrimp stock and coconut milk. As for the paste, the ingredient includes shallots, turmeric root, galangal root, lemongrass, dried chillis, shrimp paste and candle nuts.
Curry laksa is often garnished with fried tofu, crackers, bean sprouts and boiled eggs. Some put fish balls, fish cakes, chicken chunks, shrimps and cockles in the stew. It is also served with a spoonful of shrimp sambal on the side.
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