What does Indonesian food consist of?

Who is the most famous person in Indonesia?

The most Indonesian celebrity of all, at around one million years old, is Pithecanthropus, also known as Java Man.

What spices do Indonesians use?

Turmeric, cumin, cinnamon, and coriander are some of the most-used spices. Lemongrass, lime leaves, ginger, and galangal are ubiquitous. Nutmeg, native to Indonesia’s Banda Islands (part of the Maluku or original Spice Islands) is usually sprinkled into Dutch-influenced dishes like macaroni schotel and risoles.

Is food cheap in Indonesia?

Indonesia is slowly becoming more expensive as tourists discover more of Indonesia, but cheap food, transport, and accommodation are still widely available if you don’t mind basic accommodations, stick to your budget, and bargain respectfully for prices.

What do you drink with Indonesian food?

Top pairings

  • Viognier.
  • Gewurztraminer – it wouldn’t match all the dishes but would be a good all-rounder.
  • Off-dry Pinot Gris from Alsace or New Zealand.
  • Barossa semillon would work well with the peanut sauces.
  • Torrontes (a suggestion from Blauw’s own list)

What are the 3 largest ethnic groups of Indonesia?

Largest Ethnic Groups In Indonesia

Rank Ethnic Group Share of Indonesian Population
1 Javanese 40.2%
2 Sundanese 15.5%
3 Batak 3.65
4 Madurese 3.0%
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