Asinan Jakarta

Jakarta Mixed Vegetable and Fruit Salad

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By William Wongso

Published 2016

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This is the ethnic Betawi take on fruit and vegetable salad. Its taste is easily acceptable for the international palate; you just have to adjust the level of spiciness. Almost any kind of fruit can be made into Asinan, especially the sour ones, as long as they are not over ripe. Different kinds of sugar vary on their level of sweetness. To get the right taste, add sugar until you get an over the top sweetness. Then use white vinegar to reduce the sweetness. Choose a higher concentration vi