Wild Pepper leaf (malay = Daun Kaduk)
Description of Daun Kaduk
The Wild Pepper leaf (Daun Kaduk) is from the Piper stylosum or the Piper sarmentosum plants, also known in Malay as
the Kaduk Hutan, which belongs to the pepper family. The Wild Pepper plant grows commonly in shaded hedge-rows in Singapore and in the S.E. Asia region.
It has a mildly bitter taste, and is used finely shredded in Singapore laksa, and also in Thai and Penang style steamed otak-otak, and other local dishes.
Recipe #5 Nasi Ulam uses: Daun Kaduk
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