Recipe: Stir-Fried Sengkuang

Gina Poh


Approximately RM2


2 people


1 small sengkuang, also known as bangkuang or sah kok.  (shredded into thick shreds)
1 tbsp 
dried shrimp
2 cloves garlic (minced)
Salt. pepper, and fish sauce (to taste)
1/2 cup water
Healthy cooking oil of your choice (olive oil is a healthier option)


  1. Fry garlic and dried shrimp together in a tiny bit of oil over medium heat until lightly golden.
  2. Add in shredded sengkuang, salt, pepper, and fish sauce to taste.
  3. Fry till vegetables stick to the pan a little, then add 1/2 cup of water.
  4. Cook till sauce is reduced.
  5. Serve.

This delicious stir-fried sengkuang recipe is part of our Healthy Meals Under RM10 series. The Asian recipes in this series are contributed by Gina Poh, a caterer with more than 20 years of culinary experience.  


Do you enjoy sengkuang? Share with us the ways you prepare this nutritious vegetable in the comments below!

Gina Poh Gina Poh has been having a love affair with cooking for the past 25 years. She currently owns a small catering business, where she caters meals,drinks, and desserts to functions, parties, and meetings for up to 50 people. During her free time, she continues cooking and baking to the delight of many. You can find her delicious cooking here



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