In the vibrant tapestry of Asian cuisine, sauces play a role in elevating flavours and transforming ordinary dishes into extraordinary culinary experiences. Among the plethora of options available, at Moi Soi, we bring six essential Asian sauces that promise to tantalise your taste buds and transport you to the heart of the East. From the rich and savoury Manchurian Sauce to the fiery kick of Schezwan Sauce, let’s take a detailed look at them.
1. Manchurian Sauce
Manchurian sauce combines savoury and sweet flavours that originated in northeastern China. Our Manchurian sauce strikes the ideal balance between tangy tomatoes, umami-rich soy sauce, and a touch of sweetness. This versatile sauce can be used to make traditional Manchurian cuisine, which consists of deep-fried meat or vegetable balls covered in this delicious mixture. It also adds a luscious, glossy finish to your dishes, making them visually appealing and a delight to the palate.
2. Hot Garlic Sauce
For those who crave a culinary adventure, our hot garlic sauce is a fiery blend that marries the pungency of garlic with the heat of red chillies. This sauce goes well with stir-fries, noodles, and even as a dipping sauce for spring rolls. The powerful garlic flavours and extreme spiciness create a taste symphony that will leave your taste buds tingling with ecstasy.
3. Kung Pao Sauce
Named after Ding Baozhen, a Qing Dynasty official with the title Kung Pao, this sauce is a culinary masterpiece that originated in the Sichuan province of China. Our kung pao sauce captures the essence of this traditional dish with its harmonious blend of spicy red chillies, roasted peanuts and umami goodness. Whether used as a stir-fry sauce or as a marinade for grilled meats, Kung Pao Sauce adds a spicy punch to your dishes while maintaining a delightful balance of flavours and textures.
4. Black Bean Sauce
Black Bean Sauce, a rich and fragrant delight from Chinese cuisine, brings the essence of fermented black soybeans to the forefront. With its deep, earthy flavour character, our black bean sauce adds dimension to your recipes. This sauce is ideal for stir-fries and as a basis for seafood and meat dishes, and it will take your cuisine to new heights. The umami unleashed by our black bean sauce is sure to become a kitchen staple for those who appreciate the complexity of Asian flavours.
5. Schezwan Sauce
Schezwan Sauce, with its origins in the Sichuan province of China, has become a global sensation for its bold and fiery profile. Our version of this classic sauce captures the essence of Schezwan cuisine with its intense heat, tingling spices, and a hint of sweetness. Whether used as a dipping sauce or as a flavour-packed base for noodles and stir-fries, Schezwan Sauce from Moi Soi is a must-have for those who crave the heat and complexity that Asian cuisine has to offer.
6. Black Pepper Sauce
Completing the lineup is our black pepper sauce, a condiment that brings a touch of peppery elegance to your dishes. The bold and aromatic flavour of black pepper, combined with soy sauce, makes this sauce a versatile addition to your kitchen arsenal. Ideal for beef stir-fries, vegetable medleys, or drizzled over grilled meats, black pepper sauce from Moi Soi adds a sophisticated twist to your culinary creations.
In conclusion, our array of Chinese sauces offers a journey through the diverse and enchanting flavours of the East. From the sweet and savoury notes of Manchurian sauce to the fiery kick of Schezwan sauce, these condiments are a testament to the rich culinary heritage of Asian cuisine. Elevate your cooking and embark on a gastronomic adventure with our essential Asian sauces, where every drop tells a tale of flavour.