In this episode of Asian Bites chef Rich Harris shows you how to make a spectacular deep fried soft shell crab with a kepal manis dipping sauce. This dish is typical of Thailand, Malaysia and Vietnam and makes a perfect starter.
Check Out Our Channel Page:
Like Us On Facebook!
Follow Us On Twitter!
Watch This and Other Related films here:
8 frozen soft shell crab, defrosted
30 g cornflour
30 g plain flour
vegetable oil for frying
1 bunch spring onions, chopped
1 red chilli, finely sliced
2 cloves garlic, peeled
2 green birdseye chillies, sliced
1 tbsp kecap manis
sriracha chilli sauce
Step 1: Make The Chilli Salt
Put 1 finely chopped red chilli and a peeled clove of garlic into a pestle and mortar. Gradually add the 4 tbsp of salt and pound the ingredients together. Pound until you have used up all the salt and are left with a pink paste with no pieces of chilli. Transfer the salt into a dish and put to the side.
Step 2: Make The Dipping Sauce
Finely slice your green birdseye chillies and place into a bowl. Add the juice of a lime and 1 clove of garlic, roughly chopped. Pour in 1 tbsp of kecap manis and give all the ingredients a good stir together.
Step 3: Prepare The Crabs
Roughly chop up a bunch of spring onions and place into a dish. In a separate bowl mix together the corn flour and plain flour and then toss each of the crabs in the flour ensuring they are evenly coated. Heat your oil in a large wok and deep fry the crabs in batches for 2 minutes until golden brown and crispy. Drain thoroughly on kitchen paper.
Step 4: Serve
While the crabs are still warm and have just come out of the oil, sprinkle over a pinch of the chilli salt and the chopped spring onions. Serve the crabs with the dipping sauce and some hot chilli sauce.
440 Views0 Comments0 Likes
Learn how to make a Fried Peanut Butter & Jelly Pinchy Pie! Visit for the ingredients! Plus, more info and over 550 additional original video recipes. I hope you enjoy this Fried Peanut Butter & Jelly Pinchy Pies Re...
277 Views0 Comments0 Likes
"Paleo Soft Shell Crab Sandwich." I love when I make my stop at the local fish market, sourcing some of the best seafood around to go with the best Paleo items around that I get from Julian Bakery! Today's score: ...
367 Views0 Comments0 Likes
Deep Fried Meatloaf Sandwich Recipe.
239 Views0 Comments0 Likes
Are you a Foodie person who often feels guilty for breaking your diet and cautious about your health? Did you know that the majority of people can't stick to their diet because they don't like what they eat? Well, th...