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Old 01-21-2008, 09:15 AM   #1
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Question Hello! Anyone knows the sauce for the beetroot and carrot salad?

I've eaten this salad at a local Chinese restaurant and it was very delicious. The only ingredients were the beetroot and the carrot with some kind of sauce. I would really like to make this at home, but have no clue what kind of dressing its used.

Anyone? Help.

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Old 01-21-2008, 09:54 AM   #2
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Welcome to DC Emi!! Without having been to your local Chinese, I am unsure what they used. Can you describe the flavours? Possibly soy, ginger and garlic or several Japanese restaurants here dress their salads with oil, garlic and a vinegar that I can't quite place. Not quite Western but almost. Just a lot tastier!!

Might just want to ask your Chinese restaurant what is in their dressing!
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Old 01-21-2008, 10:31 AM   #3
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Thank you for the reply Bilby. I am not quite sure what taste it was. It had different flavors. Soy sauce was one of them for sure.

You are right. I should probably ask the chef at the restaurant. Maybe he'll share his/her secret with me.

Thank you once again.
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Old 01-21-2008, 10:47 AM   #4
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The secret is to tell the waiter that you are allergick and that is why you need to know ingreedients.
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Old 01-21-2008, 02:27 PM   #5
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You are right, that should work. Thanks I'll try next time I go there.
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