Homemade Chili Garlic Sauce

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how to make vietnamese homemade chili garlic sauce

HOW TO MAKE HOMEMADE CHILI GARLIC SAUCE | TƯƠNG ỚT TỎI

Chili garlic sauce is a must-have in most Asian restaurants and home kitchens. There are only five ingredients for this homemade chili garlic sauce recipe. It’ll taste just the same (if not better) than store-bought chili garlic sauce without the added preservatives.

This recipe is 100% organic. Every year I always have too much red chili peppers and garlic from my garden at the end of the harvest season and so I make chili garlic sauce. There hasn’t been any store-bought chili garlic sauce in my house for years!

The prep is what takes the longest time. You have to make sure to remove all the pepper stems and garlic skins. The recipe itself is very easy, and the cooking process only requires you to have a vegetable chopper or multi-processor—I have one from Cuisinart, but any chopper will get the job done. Depending on the size of your chopper, you might have to divide and conquer in small portions.

Even without the added preservatives, this chili garlic sauce recipe will last a long time, approximately 5-6 months, if stored correctly. The trick is to store the sauce in glass containers and keep refrigerated.

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how to make vietnamese homemade chili garlic sauce

Homemade Chili Garlic Sauce

Chili garlic sauce is a must-have in most Asian restaurants and home kitchens. There are only five ingredients for this homemade chili garlic sauce recipe. It'll taste just the same (if not better) than store-bought chili garlic sauce without the added preservatives. sauces Vietnamese chili garlic sauce Vietnamese Print Recipe
Serves: 10 Prep Time: Cooking Time:
Nutrition facts: 200 calories 20 grams fat
Rating: 5.0/5
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Ingredients

  • 450 grams (approx. 1 lb) red chili peppers 
  • 85 grams (3 oz) garlic
  • 60 ml (1/4 cup) white vinegar
  • 10 grams (2 tsp) sugar
  • 5 grams (1 tsp) salt

Instructions

PREP—

  1. Wash and remove stems from peppers. Let dry.
  2. Remove garlic skin.

COOKING—

  1. Combine all ingredients.
  2. Using a vegetable chopper, thoroughly chop until finely minced. Depending on the size of the vegetable chopper, divide it into smaller portions if needed.

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