Java Style Beef Sate

These exotic skewers are perfect for a party. This is so good - make it a party and try something different!

In a mortar with a pestle, mash together the garlic, shallots, galangal, chile peppers, and macadamia nuts into a fine paste. Add the shrimp paste and oil, continue mashing until incorporated....


  • 1 head garlic, peeled
  • 5 shallots, chopped
  • 1 (1 inch) piece galangal, thinly sliced
  • 8 red chile peppers, seeded and chopped
  • 1 cup roasted macadamia nuts
  • 1 teaspoon belacan shrimp paste
  • 1/4 cup vegetable oil
  • 2 pounds boneless beef sirloin steak, cut into 1/2 inch cubes
  • 2 cups water
  • 2 tablespoons palm sugar
  • 1 beef bouillon cube
  • 1 tablespoon salt
  • 3 tablespoons kecap manis
  • 6 kaffir lime leaves, finely chopped
  • 32 wooden skewers, soaked in water for 15 minutes

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