World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Mie aceh

Article Id: WHEBN0047862378
Reproduction Date:

Title: Mie aceh  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Mie celor, Mie goreng, Kripik, List of noodle dishes, Ikan bakar
Collection: Acehnese Cuisine, Indonesian Noodles, Noodle Dishes
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

Mie aceh

Mie Aceh
A plate of Mie Aceh
Course Main course
Place of origin Indonesia
Region or state Aceh
Serving temperature Hot
Main ingredients Noodle, meat (goat meat or beef) or seafood (shrimp and fish), curry-like spices, celery, scallion, shallot
Variations Mie Aceh Goreng (fried and dry) and Mie Aceh Kuah (soupy)
Cookbook: Mie Aceh 

Mie aceh or mi aceh is a spicy noodle dish, specialty of Acehnese people from Aceh region, Indonesia.[1]

Contents

  • Ingredients 1
  • Variations 2
  • History 3
  • See also 4
  • References 5
  • External links 6

Ingredients

The thick yellow noodle are served with slices of beef, goat meat or seafood, such as shrimp or crab. They are served in rich, hot and spicy curry-like soup. The bumbu spice mixture consist of black pepper, red chili pepper, shallot, garlic, cardamom, caraway, cumin and star anise.[2] The noodle and spices are cooked with bean sprouts, tomato, cabbage and celery. Mie Aceh usually uses thick yellow noodles, in similar size to Japanese udon noodle. To ensure its authenticity, most of mie Aceh restaurant's noodles are home made.

Variations

Mie Aceh is available in two variations; mie aceh goreng (fried and dry) and mie aceh kuah (soupy). Also two options of ingredients; meat (beef or mutton) or seafood (shrimp or crab). Usually sprinkled with fried shallot, and served with emping, slices of shallots, cucumber, and dash of kaffir lime.

History

Mie Aceh restaurant, usually they also offers Aceh style nasi goreng and roti cane.

Mie Aceh demonstrate the cultural history of Acehnese people and foreign influences that formed the Aceh region and its historic role as major port in the region. The curry-based soup obviously was the influence of neighboring Indian cuisine, while the noodle was Chinese influence. The preference to mutton, goat meat or beef demonstrate their Islamic value that requires halal food stuff. While the preference to seafood suggests Aceh geographic location surrounded by Malacca strait, Andaman Sea and Indian Ocean, also the way of life of majority of the Aceh population as traders, farmers and fishermen. Today, mie aceh eating establishments could be found in most of Indonesian major cities, and also neighboring countries such as Malaysia and Australia.

See also

References

  1. ^ "Aceh Noodle (Mie Aceh)". Indonesia Foods. Retrieved May 23, 2014. 
  2. ^ Ni Luh Made Pertiwi F (June 16, 2012). "Hmm... Kaldu Berempah Mi Aceh" (in Indonesian). Kompas.com. Retrieved May 23, 2014. 

External links

  • Mie Kepiting Aceh Recipe (Aceh Crab Noodle)
  • Video instruction of cooking Mie Aceh


This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 


Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.