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$1.99 Restaurant Sauce

Famous Little Saigon restaurant serving $1.99 menu items. This is a copycat of their famous dipping sauce. You can add some drippings from the roasted chicken for more flavor
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes
Course: condiments
Cuisine: Vietnamese
Keyword: dipping sauce
Servings: 4
Calories: 102kcal


  • 2 tbs oil
  • 1 tbs garlic
  • 1/2 finely chopped medium yellow onion
  • 1 finely chopped shallot
  • 1/4 cup golden mountain soy sauce or light soy sauce
  • 1 tbs sweet soy sauce
  • 1/4 stick of butter
  • black pepper


  • In medium pan, add oil and sautée and sweat the onions, shallots and garlic until softened and slightly transparant but not browned. Add the soy sauces and chicken roasting juices if using. Remove from heat and stirr butter. Finish with few turns of freshly cracked black pepper
  • . Can be kept for 1 week refridgerated.


Calories: 102kcal | Carbohydrates: 8g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 7g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 1mg | Sodium: 893mg | Potassium: 80mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 5g | Vitamin A: 2IU | Vitamin C: 2mg | Calcium: 12mg | Iron: 1mg
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