Hunanese Chopped Salted Chiles Recipe

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Hunanese Chopped Salted Chiles

Kathy Granstrom

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From Fushia Dunlop's book "Revolutionary Chinese Cookbook: Recipes From Hunan Province". Use in stir fries and steamed dishes, or as relish with noodles. You need to "brew" for two weeks before using.


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Serves:

20

Prep:

15 Min

Method:

Canning/Preserving

Ingredients

1 lb
fresh red chiles
1/4 c
salt, divided

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Wear rubber gloves. Wash and dry chiles.
2
Cut off stems and bottoms, discard. Chop rest with seeds. Place in bowl.
3
Add 3 3/4 tablespoons of salt to chiles, mix thoroughly.
4
Place in glass jar and cover with remaking salt. Seal with tight fitting lid.
5
Leave in cool place for a couple of weeks before using, then store in refrigerator once opened. Will keep for months.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Sauces
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: Chinese
Dietary Needs: Soy Free
Hashtags: #chinese, #seasoning, #Hunan