sweet chili sauce
Name of a savory
syrup-like sauce, typically used as a dip sauce for
dumplings, etc. This sauce is rather viscous, transparent and orangey in
colour, and always has parts of red chilies, such as pits and skin,
floating in it. It is generally made with rice wine vinegar, sugar and
sweet peppers, which are also known as cherry
peppers or pimiento peppers and strongly resemble red bell peppers.
garlic is added.
Sweet chili sauce is
sometimes spelled sweet chilli sauce and is also known as Thai sweet chili
In Thailand, it is called sot phrik wahn (ซอสพริกหวาน).