Sometimes a food just needs to be dipped wether it is a spring roll or fresh fruit or vegetable. There is luckily a wide range of dipping sauce recipes to choose from.
An all-round dipping sauce perfect for dumplings and wontons but also good with steamed fish or tofu.
Easy, tuna steaks coated with sesame seeds and quickly seared. You could also cook them on the BBQ. This Japanese-inspired dish is served rare, so be sure your tuna is fresh and of good quality.
This is a great dipping sauce for spring rolls, barbecued pork or chicken. You can also use rice vinegar.
A great Asian style dipping sauce for spring rolls and dumplings. Based on soy, sesame oil, garlic, ginger and hoisin sauce.
This is a classic dipping sauce for chicken, steaks and fish. You could also use it as a barbecue glaze.
This is the classic Vietnamese dipping sauce called Nuoc cham, often used with spring rolls or other fried foods. It doesn't keep well, so make it fresh every day.
This is the traditional dipping sauce for Japanese tempura. Serve with grated ginger, wasabi and daikon to mix in the sauce.
Don't underestimate the importance of a good dipping sauce with spring rolls and dumplings. It really makes all the difference.
You can make the best chocolate topping for ice cream or dipping sauce for fruit simply by microwaving good quality dark chocolate with cream.
These satay skewers are so great for a party because you can prepare them ahead and then they're ready to quickly cook and serve.