Nyonya Assam Laksa Recipe

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85 mins (prep 60, cooking 25)
14 ingredients
3 person
It's a brimming bowl of noodles topped with pineapples, mint leaves, red chilies and onions, soaked in a sour and aromatic broth.

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  • for the broth
  • 12 medium size fresh sardines - cleaned and do not remove the head.
  • 1 inch lengkuas/galangal - crushed/smashed
  • 1 lemongrass/serai - crushed/smashed
  • 1 inch fresh turmeric/kunyit - crushed/smashed
  • 2-3 dried tamarind/assam keping
  • salt for taste
  • to assemble (as needed)
  • noodles - blanched to soften
  • red onion - sliced
  • fresh pineapple pieces
  • red/birds eye chilies - sliced/chopped
  • salad leaves - sliced
  • otak-otak/shrimp paste


Serving Size (10.0 g)
Servings 3
Amount per Serving
Calories 0.0 Calories from Fat 0.0
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 0.0g 0.0%
Saturated Fat 0.0g 0.0%
Trans Fat 0.0g %
Cholesterol 0.0mg 0.0%
Sodium 0.0mg 0.0%
Total Carbohydrate 0.0g 0.0%
Dietary Fiber 0.0 g 0.0%
Sugars 0.0 g %
Protein 0.0g 0.0%
Vitamin A 0.0IU% Vitamin C 0.0mg%
Calcium 0.0mg% Iron 0.0mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
fresh, cleaned, crushed, crushed, crushed, fresh turmeric, dried, to assemble, red, sliced, fresh pineapple, red, chopped, sliced, salad, sliced