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A large number if ethnic group creates many different types of food in Indonesia. Generally, Indonesian food somewhat similar to Malaysia?s, Singapore?s and Thailand?s. For most Indonesians, eating rice is mandatory at least once a day. Some places in Sumatra (Medan, Padang) , Sulawesi (Manado), and many areas in East Indonesia are best known for their hot and spicy food. When any food are labeled as the hot ones in Indonesia, they are terribly hot for the foreigners. Ask help from anybody, especially when you have a very sensitive digestive system. In Indonesia?s language, hot is PEDAS (pah-dash) . Most of Javanese people usually eat and serve fresh vegetable on the table. In few places, you may be shocked to see the people eating the exotic food like dog, bat, snake, rat, or monkey. Don?t be hesitant to ask about the food you are going to eat from your hosts. They will be glad to help you.

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  • Written Nov 2, 2007
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