These spicy meatballs are loved by all, the fish sauce is a true background ingredient, but can be omitted if desired
Grilled Spicy Pork Meatballs with Nuoc Cham
Soak skewers if using wooden ones.
Finely grate ginger and 4 garlic cloves into medium bowl.
add salt, 1/2 cup cilantro, 1/4 chili paste, 1 dash XXX sauce, 2 Tbsp fish sauce, and 2 tsp sugar
Add pork and mix well with your hands
Form pork mixture into 20 oblong shaped balls.
Let chill 15 min
Place 2 balls onto each pair of skewers.
grill until charred and just cooked through.
remove to pan and cover with foil for sauce whisk lime juice, 1 Tbsp cilantro, 2 tsp chili past,1 dash XXX sauce, 2 Tbsp fish sauce, 2 tsp sugar, and 2 Tbsp warm water
grate remaining garlic clove int Nuoc Cahm and stir
Great light fare for summertime menu
In large mixing bowl, pour water over cracked wheat.
Let mixture stand 20 minutes to allow wheat to become soft.
Add the chopped herbs and vegetables to bowl and toss to mix.
Combine oil, lime juice, salt, peppermolases, and pepper sauces in a bowl. Mix well.
Add to wheat mixture, mix well.
Chill and serve.