When your crush says they like someone who’s classy but also down-to-earth, cook them a SPAM® Risotto Ball! It tells them you’re sophisticated, but fun. If you get rejected, hey at least you’ve still got this amazing dish to eat all by yourself.
8 pc store-bought bao, cut in half and steamed
8 slices SPAM® CLASSIC
50g carrots, *julienne
50g sliced red onions
25g Singkamas/jikama, julienne *optional
50g bell peppers, julienne
2 pc star anise
1 pc bay leaf
15 grams sugar
100 mL cane vinegar
2 tbsp Gochujang/Red pepper paste
Mix all pickled vegetable ingredients in an air-tight container and chill overnight.
Mix dressing ingredients in a bowl and set aside covered in the refrigerator.
Assemble sandwich by spreading 1 tbsp of dressing at the bottom and placing 1 grilled SPAM® slice. Top with 1 tbsp of pickled vegetables and cover.