27 Nov '13, 9am

The Royal Laksa Johor #BasicInstructionsB4LeavingEarth #BasicInstructionsBeforeLeavingEarth

If I were asked to suggest one dish that represents Johor, I would venture to propose Laksa Johor. It is a unique dish with a fusion of east and west, and has an interesting story behind it. This style of curry noodles consists of spaghetti (yes, the Italian pasta), drenched in traditional Malay style laksa kuah (broth) made with ground fish paste, herbs, chillies, spices and a mix of fresh vegetables. The result is an interesting blend of sweet, tangy, spicy and savoury flavours combined with a combination of textures – crunchy, soft and grainy, eaten with the al dente spaghetti. You might ask, how did spaghetti get into a traditional Malay dish? According to the legend, Sultan Abu Bakar who was the Sultan (king) of Johor from 1886 to 1895 was in Europe on an official mission. He visited Italy and fell in love with Bolognese spaghetti. When Sultan Abu Bakar returned to Jo...

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