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Kolak Labu Kuning

I once ordered ‘cola’ at an Indonesian restaurant in LA many years ago. Instead I was served ‘kolak’. I looked very surprised and said to the waiter that I meant the drink.  Oh, you mean ‘coke or pepsi?!’ Anyway, I...

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Macaroni Schotel

A well-known dish and successful at potluck parties: Mac’ n Cheese Indo Style – or better known as ‘ Indische Macaroni Schotel’ (schotel is the Dutch word for dish). Instead of making it in a casserole dish I use a 6 or...

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California Risolles

Risolles is a familiar snack in the Indo-Dutch kitchen. The most common filling is either minced meat or chicken ragout. Just recently I was inspired to fill the risolles with a Californian mix of ingredients. It happened while I...

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Kelepon

This recipe is from my new cookbook Indo Dutch Kitchen Secrets, the first Indo Dutch Cookbook in English. This recipe is gluten-free and quite easy to make. If you have some left give some to a friend. Kelepon is one of my...