Nyonya Sambal Goreng (Creamy Lemongrass Shrimp)

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1 tablespoon tamarind (assam)
1/2 cup water
1/2 cup raw cashew nuts
3 stalks lemongrass, thinly sliced
1 tablespoon belacan (shrimp paste), roasted
1/4 cup cooking oil
5 - 6 small shallots, thinly sliced
3 cloves garlic, thinly sliced
1 red chili
1 green chili
1 1/2 lbs shrimp, peeled, deveined, tail-on
1 cup of coconut milk mixed with 1/2 a cup of water
2 tablespoons sugar
1 teaspoon salt
Soak the tamarind in water. Gently press with your fingers for a few seconds, then set aside. Roast the cashew nuts in a dry wok or frying pan until golden brown. Set aside. Put the sliced lemongrass and...
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Nutritions

Calories
472

Sodium
1929mg
80% DV

Fat
28g
44% DV

Protein
29g
59% DV

Carbs
16g
5% DV

Fiber
4g
17% DV

This crispy fried chicken sandwich recipe is better than Chik-Fil-A, Popeye's or McDonald's! The chicken breast is brined in pickle juice, breaded with flavorful seasonings, fried until golden brown, and then piled on a toasted brioche bun with lettuce, tomato, pickles and mayonnaise. Serve the sandwich with a side of waffle fries and homemade Chik-Fil-A sauce for dipping!

4 chicken cutlets
1/2 c milk
1/2 c dill pickle juice
2 c all purpose flour
2 T confectioners sugar
2 t baking powder
2 t paprika
2 t kosher salt
1/2 t black pepper
1/2 t garlic powder
1/4 t onion powder
1 egg
oil ( for frying )
4 sandwich buns ( buttered and griddled )
Optional for serving ( lettuce, tomato, mayonnaise, pickles )
Chik-Fil-A Sauce:
1/2 c mayonnaise
2 T barbecue sauce
1 T honey
2 t prepared yellow mustard
1 t lemon juice
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  • In a large bowl, whisk together the milk and pickle juice.
  • Add the chicken to the milk mixture and toss to coat. Cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate for at least 8 hours or up to (but...
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Nutritions

Calories
631

Sodium
1717mg
71% DV

Fat
4g
6% DV

Protein
19g
38% DV

Carbs
127g
43% DV

Fiber
6g
25% DV