Note: While the rice is cooking, make the Sweet Soy Sauce. Washing also rids the rice of extra starch, which will give us light, fluffy, airy rice – not heavy, sticky and starchy.
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Now I know! Lap Cheong with fried rice is awesome! You can also find Chinese sausage made from duck liver or pork liver too (darker deep reddish/brown color). (Photo: avlxyz/Flickr.)
I asked her how she cooked them and her description of the dish was very similar to this recipe.
Remove casings and slice lap cheong at a diagonal. The rice comes out heavenly. A smokehouse can be used to dry the sausages but avoid using smoke. Now we are back in US but still have several good Chinese grocery’s. We may earn a small commission (at no cost to you), if you purchase through the links. Lap cheong sausages should be about 8 inches (20 cm) long and the casing should be twisted on itself between each sausage. This way, when you take the sausage out, you don’t have rice sticking all over it. Remove the lap cheong to a paper towel lined plate. We love this sweet soy sauce just with Chinese Sausage and rice.
Minced Garlic - the more garlic the better! Lap cheong is often served with rice. Chinese are fond of using MSG (monosodium glutamate), but it may be removed from the recipe. Pour the excess fat from the pan. Won’t taste quite the same, but a sprinkle of MSG for lost umami and some sesame oil for lost animal fat richness should round it out. But, the Lap Cheong I have found, even in Asian markets, has too strong of the flavor of 5 spice…it s too dominating, and over powering. I bought the sausages because the lady in front of me at the grocery checkout had about 20 pkgs. Steamed is good too though. International Marketplace 5000 S Decatur 89118, There’s also Laos Market, Nakata Market (Japanese) and Japan Creek Market, Pingback: Baby Bok Choy with Cashews | Like Write on Rice. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. For leftovers, make Chinese Fried Rice with Chinese Sausage – you’ll find the recipe on my site. Heat vegetable oil in a fry pan. EVOLVE to greater taste and health. A bit more work but sausages are more tender and flavourful. So I’m so happy to have found a kindred soul in this ingredient. I’ll be trying this recipe very soon. She put the sausage along with mushrooms & shrimp. Thank you for this recipe! I was keeping it in the fridge but all the oil congealed. We lived in England at the time but had a good grocery close by.
Serve extra Sweet Soy Sauce at the table for drizzling.
Hi, thank you for sharing how to cook chinesse.. My introduction to Chinese sausage is from my niece’s MIL’s Christmas brunch. Can you eat these sausages without cooking?
Arrange taro to one side on a deep dish. www.thehongkongcookery.com/2014/12/steamed-lap-cheong-rice.html My mom uses a whole head of garlic each time. Combine and saute for 1 minute.
I haven’t been able to find a place and would love to locate a Chinese supermarket in Vegas! And now I make it with my husband. Soooo good. I grew up on it and will have it at dim sum restaurants now and then but not very often and I haven’t cooked with it…time to correct that. I read on another site that you can buy them in San Francisco. , I’d also like to know where I can buy gluten free lap cheung.
Dark soy sauce is a dark, thick, sweeter, less-salty soy sauce used in braises and sauces. There are a million different ways to eat lap cheong! Prepare the seasoning sauce. This simple stir fry of Chinese sausage (lap cheong) and green beans makes for a quick lunch or dinner. Must do that next time!
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Learn how your comment data is processed. Saute for one minute. For fried rice I sliced diagonally and render it like bacon bits. For example, Cantonese sausage (lap cheong), which is the most common, has a sweeter taste than Sichuan sausages, which use local Sichuan pepper and chili pepper, resulting in a very s… “Lap Cheong” 臘腸 is made most popularly from pork and fat. It had a bouncy feel, and seemed a bit oily. I now live in Hawaii and we have a pretty decent China Town, so this next week I am going down to buy a bunch of this to put in the cupboard, as it keeps so well. I think the sauce can be used on all kinds of dry dishes! Snuggle the sausage in the rice grains.
Season with garlic, chicken broth, oyster sauce, and soy sauce. Rice bags say a serving is 1/4 cup, and that’s what I always use for meals for my husband and me. Yes, but slice and microwave for 30 seconds to melt the fat.
I have used them in fried rice, eggs, pizza and even sprinkled them over roasted veggies. Or replace the green beans entirely with sugar snap peas or broccoli florets.
i love Chinese sausage. I am really looking forward to trying it this way. Just wondering if this could be done in a rice cooker? I lived several years in Guangzhou and I really forgot all about the dried sausage. Use your hands to swish the rice grains, loosening any extra starch and dirt. just found a market (via phone) here in Tucson that carries Chinese sausage.
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Costco! I think I have your pictured brand of sausage in my fridge right now! Pingback: Chinese Sausage with Sweet Soy Sauce | what food i made. Soak lap cheong (Chinese sausage) in hot water for about 10 minutes. We'll post more recipes soon. I am now looking forward to Chinese Fried Rice with Salty Fish. costco sells this sausage . Most Asian supermarkets will stock Chinese sausage – since it’s dried, cured and smoked, the package will last for over a year if unopened (also check the expiration date on package). Bring a pot of water to a boil and blanch the beans for 3 minutes. My father always made it for me, but now that I am living so far from home I would like to get it from the Chinese market, but do not know the name for it. Often it’s ‘hit or miss’ when I get a pack of Chinese sausages, which btw is not cheap.
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Store at 10-12º C (50-53º F), 65% humidity or place in refrigerator. for substitute, see notes at top of recipe.
Am I missing something here? : ). I used the venting instructions provided by Nordic Ware and the microwave timing instructions from your microwave rice page. 99Ranch. Let’s wash the raw rice grains fist. That’s about the closest I can get to a description. And surely will link to your post mentioning my inspiration! Prepare the green beans. My rice turned out all oily and the sausages were dry. https://squareup.com/market/venus-foods-inc/venus-chinese-sausages. In a small saucepan, add in the oil, garlic and shallot. There’s one other store that is out on Edgewater Drive near Lee Road. Dry at 45º C (113º F) for 48 hours. On the mainland, you can find Chinese sausage at all Chinese markets. The dish is best eaten the day of (ideally as soon as you're done cooking when it's still hot and sizzling!) Regular pork-based Chinese sausage is a dull-brick red color.
Oh and I love to eat it with slices of raw garlic . Saute for 3 minutes, try to get a nice char or blister on the green beans if you can.