Achin (Sour Sauce Dip)


2 Cloves Garlic.
1.5 cm (~1/2 in) Fresh Ginger  -- sliced
2 tbsp Tamarind Paste -- soaked in  2 tbsp of water dispersed and strained through a sieve or cloth.
1 tbsp Honey
1 tbsp Sugar
1 tbsp Soy Sauce
2 tsp Fish Sauce
1/2 tsp Salt
1 tsp Paprika
1/2 tsp Crushed Red Pepper.

If the sauce is too runny then boiling it to reduce will solve the issue. 


Crush the garlic and ginger in a food processor or with pestle and mortar. Add the other ingredients and process to a smooth sauce. Serve with any type of ฺฺBurmese food, especially fried vegetables.Certainly experiment with this sauce with other cuisines.

If the sauce has been boiled this will be stable for a couple of days refrigerated. If not boiled, discard after use.