Traditional Sweet Chili Sauce


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Preparation time
10 mins

Cooking time
0 mins


The chili in the sauce is tempered by sugar, lemon, and fish sauce.  The sauce goes great with many Vietnamese dishes, such as Banh Xeo, BBQ beef, and lotus salad.

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  • 1/4 cup of sugar
  • 1/4 fish sauce
  • 3/4 cup water
  • lemon (juice only)
  • 3 cloves chopped garlic
  • 1 fresh chopped red pepper


1.  In a small bowl, combine 1/4 cup sugar, 1/4 fish sauce, 3/4 cup water, juice of 1 lemon, 3 cloves of chopped garlic and 1 fresh chopped fresh red pepper.

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  1. mcleroi says:

    I made this to have with banh xeo. It was really good and took about 20 seconds to make.

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