This is my absolute favorite chicken cooked malay style too! There's a van nearby my office selling this dish and I have to be there early if I want to buy it Oh, I love this! I enjoy masak merah too! Must this out since puasa is coming in another one more day. Hope you're enjoying your day, Gert.
In general, Ayam Masak Merah is a sweetish savory dish made from tomatoes and spices. Ayam Masak Merah has many names when translated to English. Ayam masak merah is a very popular and tasty curry dish amongst all Malaysians across all communities. Ayam masak merah is a typical malay dish that is usually served with tomato rice nasi tomato and nasi lemak coconut scented rice. It is a dish that goes very well with rice but during the Ramadan months in the Ramadan bazaars in Malaysia, every race celebrates every festival as far as how I was brought up!
Living in a multi-racial country has lots of privileges. While my little ones are very fond of Indian cuisine, I personally loved the Malay cuisine. The herbs and spices they used in their cooking are simply delicious.
Ayam masak merah is a Malaysian traditional dish. It is a casserole of chicken pieces in dried chillies sambal. Peas are sometimes added to the dish, and it is garnished with shredded kaffir lime leaves as well as coriander.