Tuk Meric – Cambodian Lime and Black Pepper Dipping Sauce

Tuk Meric - Cambodian Lime and Black Pepper Dipping Sauce
Tuk Meric is one of the most simple sauces to make and can be found in southern Cambodia - it is nothing more than fresh lime juice blended with ground black pepper. The quality of your pepper is going to make a huge difference to the end result and if you can get your hands on some Kampot pepper so much the better.
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Ingredients
  • 2 teaspoons freshly ground Kampot or black pepper (don’t skimp on the pepper)
  • ½ teaspoons salt
  • ½ teaspoons sugar
  • 2 teaspoons freshly squeezed lime juice
Instructions
  1. Mix the four ingredients in a small shallow dish and use as desired
Notes
Kampot pepper tastes like other black pepper, except that it is stronger and more fragrant.

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