The love for Chinese food is never-ending as the spicy and mouth-watering taste of it makes us droll over them. Well! Have you ever thought that why the Chinese foods acquire that mouth-watering, picante taste? It's all because of the addition of spicy Schezwan Sauce.
Yes! Wanna prepare it at your condo? Here we have doled out the recipe of the spicy Schezwan Sauce. Jot down and do prepare the yummy Chinese flavoured foods at your home. Here we go!
Ingredients You Need
Red chillies - ½ cup
Chilli powder - ½ tsp
Chopped green chillies - ½ tbsp
Tomato sauce - 1 cup
Chopped ginger and garlic - 1 tbsp
Chopped small sized onion - 1
Soy sauce - ½ tbsp
Chilli sauce - ½ tbsp
Crushed star anise - 1
A pinch of ajinamoto
Vinegar - ½ tbsp
Sugar - ½ tbsp
Salt to taste
Oil - ½ cup
Water as required
Method To Prepare Schezwan Sauce
Boil the red chillies along with some water for a minute and take it off the flame. Blend them into a coarse paste by adding little amounts of water.
Saute the ginger, garlic, green chillies, star anise and onions in heated oil until the onions become tender.
Now add the red chilli paste and stir it for a while to combine with the sauteed spices, then add the remaining ingredients - chilli powder, tomato sauce, salt, vinegar, ajinamoto, chilli sauce, soy sauce, sugar and bring it to boil along with little water (if required).
Let it cook on a low flame for 5 to 10 minutes. Take it off the flame and let it cool down.
Note: Store the hot sauce in an airtight container and place it in a cool place to increase the shelf life of the sauce.
Add this spicy sauce to either veg or non-veg dishes and enrich the taste of your food to the maximum...
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