Nonya Rojak or Exotic Singapore Salad - Nonya Vegetable Recipes

Nonya Rojak or Exotic Singapore Salad - Nonya Vegetable Recipes was created to share with friends, relatives and those who interested in nonya cooking receipes.
Nonya Rojak or Exotic Singapore Salad - Nonya Vegetable Recipes was created to share with friends, relatives and those who interested in nonya cooking receipes.

Nonya Rojak or Exotic Singapore Salad - Nonya Vegetable Recipes

Nonya Rojak or Exotic Singapore Salad - Nonya Vegetable Recipes was created to 
share with friends, relatives and those who interested in nonya cooking receipes.

Rojak or Exotic Singapore Salad - Nonya Vegetable Recipes also called Fruit Rojak, is a fruit and vegetable salad tossed in a special sauce. Simply labeled Rojak Sauce, the sauce is made from a thick black molasses-like paste called haeko, pronounced 'hey-ko' or Prawn Paste [Otak Udang, in Malay]. This is combined with palm sugar, tamarind paste and other ingredients. Pineapple, apple, guava, green mango, jicama and cucumber are tossed in this sauce with crushed peanuts and sesame seeds. Thai Bird chilies are added to give this exotic salad a fiery kick!

Rojak or mixed Vegetables Salad Ingredients

Nonya Rojak or Exotic Singapore Salad - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 1 cucumber

Nonya Rojak or Exotic Singapore Salad - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 2 small green mangoes, skinned

Nonya Rojak or Exotic Singapore Salad - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 1 medium pineapple

Nonya Rojak or Exotic Singapore Salad - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 300gm turnip

Nonya Rojak or Exotic Singapore Salad - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 3 teaspoons of black shrimp paste

Nonya Rojak or Exotic Singapore Salad - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 150gm peanut candy or roasted peanuts, grounded coarsely

Nonya Rojak or Exotic Singapore Salad - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 1 tablespoon of roasted sesame seeds

Rojak or mixed Vegetables Salad Sauce:

Nonya Rojak or Exotic Singapore Salad - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 25 dried chillies, soaked and ground

Nonya Rojak or Exotic Singapore Salad - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 2½ cm square dried shrimp paste, toasted and ground

Nonya Rojak or Exotic Singapore Salad - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 4 tablespoons assam or tamarind paste mixed with ½ cup water and strained

Nonya Rojak or Exotic Singapore Salad - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 5 tablespoons sugar

Nonya Rojak or Exotic Singapore Salad - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 1 teaspoon of dark soy sauce

Rojak or mixed Vegetables Salad Method Step by Step:

1. Put ground ingredients ( dried chillies and toasted dried shrimp paste ) and assam water or tamarind juice in a small saucepan and cook over low heat. Stir in sugar and dark soy sauce and cook until sugar dissolves ans sauce is thick. et it cool.

2. Cut cucumber, mangoes,pineapple and turnip, in small wedges, into a large mixing bowl. Put in cooled rojak sauce and black shrimp paste and mix well.

3. Add ground peanut candy and roasted sesame seed. Stir well and serve immediately.



Nonya Rojak or Exotic Singapore Salad - Nonya Vegetable Recipes was created to share with friends, relatives and those who interested in nonya cooking receipes.
          Nonya Rojak or Exotic Singapore Salad - Nonya Vegetable Recipes was created to share with friends, relatives and those who interested in nonya cooking receipes.
Nonya Rojak or Exotic Singapore Salad - Nonya Vegetable Recipes was created to share with friends, relatives and those who interested in nonya cooking receipes.