Nasi Minyak Palembang is an Indonesian delicacy, directly translated as oily rice. Sounds so unappealing no? It was oily but oh so yummy, you guys! The rice was cooked with spices and served warm with curry beef.
At times I feel like my mind dictates me to eat to mix food items I love, rice, and deep-fried. Recipe for oil rice.
Btw, in case you are wondering, the book title was Strange Weather in Tokyo by Hiromi Kawakami, one of the best light read.