Healthy Food Database
Often referred to as sweet soy sauce, kecap manis is a thick, syrupy sauce originating in Indonesia. It is sweetened with palm sugar and usually seasoned with garlic and star anise.
Be careful of any preservatives or flavour enhancers in some commercial brands.
Store indefinitely in a dark place or pantry.
Tips & Tricks:
Those with a gluten intolerance should be careful- many varieties contain wheat or gluten additives.
Use as a dipping sauce or marinade.
Nutrition per 1 Tablespoon:
Benefits the Following Health Conditions:*
* This information is sourced by a qualified naturopath. It is non prescriptive and not intended as a cure for the condition. Recommended intake is not provided. It is no substitute for the advice and treatment of a professional practitioner.
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