Chili Oil (辣椒油)

This chili oil (làjiāo yóu, 辣椒油) makes the perfect accompaniment to Chinese dumplings, but it’s great on so many other […]

Nước Chấm (Vietnamese Fish Sauce)

Nước chấm is a general name for a variety of Vietnamese dipping sauces with a sweet, sour, salty, savory, and […]

Sichuan Red Chili Oil (四川辣油/红油)

Store-bought chili oil (layou) is often disappointing, and offers no real heat or flavor. Why settle for lackluster oil that’s […]


last updated August 17, 2023