Nasi Lemak, The Humble Dish

Nasi Lemak is much more than just satisfying one’s appetite, for us Malaysians, food unites us just like a common language. No matter if you are poor or rich, Nasi Lemak is a very affordable food. It is considered a liberal equalizer in the nation — it is a food for everyone.

Nasi Lemak, The Humble Dish contains its history and facts, the recipe and how the national food impacts the country socially and culturally. First-hand stories and experiences of the citizens themselves and visuals of Nasi Lemak showing how they are sold and packaged will be included.


Jane Koh 2018©