Palembang is located in Sumatera Selatan Province, palembang is a beautiful province with a variety of cultures, favorite foods and also tourism objects. Palembang also well known as an Adipura province, it's means that Palembang is a safe (aman), peace (damai), orderly (rapi), and also palembang society is polite people (Ramah). Adipura is stand for safe (aman), peace (damai), orderly (rapi), and also palembang society is polite people (Ramah), Adipura is a characteristic of Palembang society.
Palembang Favorite Foods
There are many varities of Palembang Favorite Foods, some of them are:
Empek-Empek Palembang is the most favorite Palembang foods. Empek-Empek Palembang is a kind of food which is made from the combination of
wheat, sago , cuka and other flavor. There are many kinds of Empek-Empek Palembang, namely:
Empek-Empek Lenjer is a kind of Empek-Empek Palembang, but the form of "Empek-Empek Lenjer" is like rectangular form.
Empek-Empek Kapal Selam
Empek-Empek Kapal Selam is one of the most wellknown Palembang favorite foods. In English kapal selam means submarine, Empek-Empek Kapal Selam is look like a submarine that' why this kind of food is called Empek-Empek Kapal Selam (Submarine).
Empek-Empek Kapal Selam is made from the combination of wheat, sago , cuka , eggs and other flavors.
Empek-Empek Kerupuk is an empek-empek which is the form like chips made of flavored with fish.
Tempoyak is one of favorite Palembangness menu, tempoyak is made from durians and salt that is saved at least a month so that It taste to be sour, salty and sweet. Usually tempoyak is used as a menu that's combined with fish.
Kelicok is a food that's made from combination of banana and wheat, then it's will be packed with banana leaf. This taste is sweet and smell naturally.
Kecepol is the same as Kelicok, but Kecepol is not packed with banana leaf.
Palembangness Cultures and Arts:
Gending Sriwijaya Dance
Gending Sriwijaya Dance is used to welcome the visitors, this dance was used by the Sriwijaya kingdom to welcome the special guest or visitors in that time.
Tanggai Dance is the same as Gending Sriwijaya Dance, but Tanggai Dance used to welcome the visitors and also used in the ceremony like wedding party.