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Oil-free Vietnamese-style Dressing

Oil-free Vietnamese-style Dressing

Mix fish sauce with sweet chilli sauce to make an oil-free Vietnamese-style dressing. It is a similar to the sauce for 'Goi du du.' It is fragrant and refreshing with mint.

Ingredients: 2-3 servings

Sweet chilli sauce
1 tablespoon
Nuoc mam (fish sauce)
1 tablespoon
Vinegar
1 tablespoon
Palm sugar (soft brown sugar or honey)
1 teaspoon
Water
1 tablespoon
Lemon juice
1 tablespoon
Coriander leaves
as required
Mint leaves
as required

Steps

1. Combine all the ingredients and it is ready. Adjust the amount of sugar and vinegar to taste.
2. Homemade chili sauce Recipe ID: 2341350
3. Use in spring rolls Recipe ID: 2340912

Story Behind this Recipe

Thai ' Som tam' and Vietnamese 'Goi du du' are similar. In my opinion Goi du du is slightly milder. The mint makes this dish very refreshing too. Som tam has dried shrimp, but there are none in Goi du du.