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Recipe: Tasty Where Is My Chili Crab?

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Ingredients of Where Is My Chili Crab?

  1. It’s of Spice Mix:.
  2. Prepare of Dried Red Chilies, 10g Adjust to Preference.
  3. It’s 3 TBSP of Canola / Peanut / Vegetable Oil,.
  4. Prepare 10 g of Yellow Split Peas,.
  5. It’s of Fresh Red Chilies Deseeded, 3 Adjust to Preference.
  6. It’s of Bird's Eye Chili / Chili Padi Deseeded, 1 Adjust to Preference.
  7. It’s 3 of Shallots Roughly Minced,.
  8. Prepare 4 Cloves of Garlic Roughly Minced,.
  9. You need 1 Stalk of Lemongrass White Parts Only Finely Sliced,.
  10. It’s 3 of Candle Nuts / Macadamia Nuts,.
  11. Prepare 1/2 Inch of Galangal Finely Minced,.
  12. Prepare of Chili Crab:.
  13. You need 1 TBSP of Belacan Fermented Shrimp Paste,.
  14. Prepare 2 1/2 TBSP of Tomato Ketchup,.
  15. Prepare 1/2 TBSP of Oyster Sauce,.
  16. Prepare 1/2 TBSP of Hoisin Sauce,.
  17. Prepare 1/2 Cup of Miso Stock,.
  18. You need 125 g of Good Quality Crab Meat Fresh or Frozen,.
  19. You need of Palm Sugar / Gula Melaka, 1 1/2 TBSP Adjust to Preference.
  20. You need Pinch of Sea Salt,.
  21. It’s 1 of Egg,.
  22. Prepare Pinch of Nori Flakes,.
  23. It’s Pinch of Dried Mushroom Powder,.
  24. Prepare of Fresh Lime Juice, 1 Lime.
  25. Prepare of Fresh Lime Zest, 1 Lime.
  26. It’s 8 of Fried Mantou,.
  27. You need 1 Handful of Fresh Coriander Finely Chopped,.
  28. You need 1 Handful of Scallions Finely Chopped,.
  29. You need of Cured Egg Yolk, For Serving.

Where Is My Chili Crab? Step By Step

  1. Pls visit: https://www.fatdough.sg/single-post/2017/07/31/Mantou for the mantou recipe.
  2. Pls visit: https://www.fatdough.sg/single-post/2019/05/17/How-To-Cure-Egg-Yolks for the cured egg yolk recipe.
  3. Prepare the spice mix. Soak dried chilies in a bowl of hot water until soften. Deseed if desired. Pad the chilies dry. In a skillet over medium heat, drizzle oil.
  4. Once the oil is heated up, add in the soaked dried chilies, peas and the rest of the chilies. Saute until aromatic. Transfer into a blender, reserving the oil in the skillet.
  5. Add the rest of the ingredients. Blitz until fine paste and set aside. You can add a bit of water to keep the blitzing going.
  6. Prepare the chili crab. In the same skillet over medium heat, add in belacan. Break the belacan into fine pieces with the back of a spatula. Toast the belacan until aromatic.
  7. Add in the spice mix. *You can add some water into the blender and clean up all the nooks + crannies, then add into the skillet.* Saute until most of the liquid is evaporated. Add ketchup, hoisin and oyster sauce. Stir well to combine. The color should turn a darker shade of red.
  8. Add in miso stock and crab. *To make miso stock, simply add 1/2 TSP of miso into 1/2 cup of hot water. Stir until the miso is dissolved.* Stir to combine well. Bring it up to a simmer.
  9. Continue to simmer for about 3 mins. Taste and adjust for seasoning with palm sugar and salt. Add in egg and stir to combine well. Remove from heat.
  10. Add in nori flakes, dried mushroom powder, lime juice and zest. *To make dried mushroom powder, simply blitz some Chinese dried mushroom in a spice grinder until powder forms.* Give it a final stir. Transfer into serving plates or bowls.
  11. Garnish with coriander and scallions. Grate some cured egg yolk over the top. Serve with fried mantou in the side.
  12. If you want the same plating as shown in the photo: Blitz the chili crab until smooth. Ladle onto serving plates. Place a fried mantou into the middle. Garnish with coriander and scallions. Grate some cured egg yolk over the top. Serve immediately.