Nunuk Sri Rahayu

Cumi Saus Lada Hitam: Squid in Black Pepper Sauce

Cumi Saus Lada Hitam: a trendy modern Indonesian recipe. The dish comprises squid cooked in black pepper sauce with chilies and oyster sauce.

Interview: Ida Merina

To realize their dreams and aspirations, or for the sake of a better life, it’s common for many in Indonesia to migrate from their...

Sambal Kecap: Sweet Soy Sauce Sambal

Recipe for sambal kecap: an easy, spicy condiment of sweet soy sauce, chilies, and shallots. It is potent and devilishly addictive.

Wedang Sereh: Lemongrass Tea

Wedang sereh (lemongrass tea) is a classic Javanese drink of boiled lemongrass. It’s a simple recipe and very healthy, enjoyed hot or cold.

Tumis Tempe Kacang Panjang: Stir Fried Tempeh with Long Beans (Vegan)

This is a simple recipe for tempeh stir-fried with long beans. An affordable, tasty one pot meal with all the nutrients you need.

Iga Bumbu Bali: Beef Ribs with ‘Balinese’ seasoning

Iga bumbu Bali is a fascinating Javanese interpretation of Balinese food: beef ribs cooked with fresh herbs and spices.

Tumis Daun Pepaya Jepang: Sauteed Tree Spinach (Vegan)

A dish of stir-fried leafy greens made using tree spinach, a vegetable that was introduced into Indonesian cuisine only in the late 90s.

Papeda Kuah Kuning: Papuan Sago with Turmeric Fish Soup

Papeda is a staple from Papua, consisting of coagulated sago starch. We've paired it with a classic turmeric fish soup with herbs and spices.

Sambal Andaliman: Batak Green Chilli Sambal with Andaliman Peppers

The signature sambal of the Batak people of North Sumatra. It uses green chilies and andaliman peppers found in the Sumatran highlands.

Semur Ayam: Dutch-Indonesian Chicken Braised in Soy Sauce

This wonderful dish of chicken braised in soy sauce is classic Indonesian home cooking! It’s a great treat for the whole family.

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Nunuk hails from Solo, the historic royal capital and cultural centre of Java, Indonesia. She has been cooking since the age of 12, and also performs and teaches traditional Javanese dance. Her dream is to eventually write her own Indonesian cookbook.

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