Sulu köfte (Turkey meatballs soup)

Sulu köfte (literally means watery meatballs) is a Turkish stew or thick soup (çorba) with köfte. It consists of meatballs usually made with minced beef, mixed with rice (or bulgur) and spices and boiled in their own gravy and/or with tomato sauce. A similar dish is called ekşili köfte or terbiyeli köfte, when made with […]

Bak Kut Teh (Herbal pork ribs soup)

Bak-kut-teh (also spelt bah-kut-teh; Chinese: 肉骨茶; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: bah-kut-tê, Teochew dialect: nêg8-gug4-dê5) is a pork rib dish cooked in broth popularly served in Malaysia and Singapore where there is a predominant Hoklo and Teochew community, and also in neighbouring areas like Riau Islands and Southern Thailand. The name literally translates from hokkien(dialect) as “meat bone tea”, […]

Tambelan laksa

Tambelan laksa (Indonesian: Laksa Tambelan) from Tambelan Archipelago in Riau Islands province of Indonesia, off the west coast of West Kalimantan. It uses flaked sauteed ikan tongkol asap (smoked mackerel tuna or skipjack tuna) and lump of sagoo noodles, served in spicy coconut-based stock made of kerisik (sauteed grated coconut, pounded or blended into paste). […]

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