5 Lip-Smacking Recipes For Chinese Sauces

 

5 Lip-Smacking Recipes For Chinese Sauces

For all you Chinese food lovers out there, here’s an easy guide to create those lip-smacking sauces you find in your favorite Chinese restaurant, which you can easily create in the comfort of your home, and that too in a matter of minutes. Read on…

Schezwan Sauce

 

This fiery hot sauce is a favorite among most and is really simple to create.

Preparation time: 10 min
Cooking time: 5 min
Difficulty level: easy

You will Need

1 inch piece of ginger
4 garlic cloves
3 tablespoons oil
3 green chilies
2 tsp red chilly powder
1 tsp soy sauce
1 tsp vinegar
Salt to taste

Method

Grind ginger, garlic, green chilies and red chilly powder in a chunky paste. Heat the oil in a small bowl till it emits a smoke and quickly turn off the gas. Pour the oil in the crushed paste and mix well. Add salt, soy sauce and vinegar and mix well. Toss with your favorite noodles or serve on the side with fried chicken.

Schezwan Sauce

Dumpling Dipping Sauce

 

Packed full of flavor, this dumpling sauce is guaranteed to make your dumplings a sure-shot success.

Preparation time: 5 min
Cooking time: 5 min
Difficulty level: easy

You will Need

1 tsp minced ginger
1 tsp minced garlic
1 tsp light soy sauce
1 tsp dark soy sauce
1 tsp chilly oil
1 tsp vinegar
1/2 tsp granulated sugar

Method

Mix together all the ingredients in a small bowl. Seal it with a cling film and refrigerate for an hour to allow all the wonderful flavors to blend together. Serve with your dumplings.

Dumpling Dipping Sauce

Peanut Sauce

 

Loaded with the wholesome goodness of peanuts, this sauce is healthy and tasty too…

Preparation time: 5 min
Cooking time: 10 min
Difficulty level: easy

You will Need

1 cup coconut milk
2 tsp lemon juice
1 tsp fish sauce
1 tsp red curry paste
3 tsp peanut butter
1 tsp granulated sugar

Method

Pour the coconut milk in a saucepan and let it simmer over medium heat. Bring it to a boil and then add all the remaining ingredients. Let it cook till the sauce is thick enough. Store in a lidded bottle and reheat whenever required.

Peanut Sauce

Plum Sauce with Allspice

 

Tangy and tasty, this sauce is a great accompaniment for your starters.

Preparation time: 5 min
Cooking time: 10 min
Difficulty level: easy

You will Need

1 cup plum sauce
A pinch of garlic salt
1 tsp vinegar
¼ tsp ginger powder
1 tsp onion powder
¼ tsp allspice
½ cup water

Method

Mix all the ingredients well. Pour in a saucepan and bring it to a boil. Cool and refrigerate.

Plum Sauce with Allspice

Sweet and Sour Sauce

 

As the name suggests, this sauce will dance on your taste buds and will keep you wanting more.

Preparation time: 5 min
Cooking time: 5 min
Difficulty level: easy

You will need

1/3 cup rice vinegar
1 tablespoon tomato ketchup
3tbsp brown sugar
1 tbsp soy sauce
1 tsp cornstarch mixed with 4 tbsp water

Method

Mix together vinegar, soy sauce, ketchup and brown sugar and bring it to a boil. Slowly add cornstarch mixture while stirring constantly. Allow the mixture to thicken to a desired consistency and turn off the gas. Serve hot.

 

Sweet and Sour Sauce



  • Christie

    Thought I would let you know that due the HUGE quantity of adds you have all intermingled in your blog at first I thought it was a sales pitch link. VERY distracting and hard to determine what is your info and what is sales pitches. The recipes were very simple and easy to find just about anywhere. It seems as though the prime reason for the blog site is to generate revenue. Prob. won’t bother to stop at this site again.