10 of Malacca’s Most Delicious Bites

Sounds good just about now!

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Let’s start with the signature dish of the State of Malacca—asam pedas. A medley of flavors and textures make up this specialty: You have the tangy broth derived from tamarind juice (asam), then the tender meat of the fish or stingray, a bit of spice from chili, and the fragrance of curry. A real treat to the palate, asam pedas is best paired with steamed white rice.

 

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