I have a question about the recipe "Shrimp with Coconut Milk Grits & XO Sauce" from Alicia Lu. What kind of sardines do you use in this recipe? I assume canned. Any particular brand to recommend?
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Yes, canned sardines work great, as do any kind of cooked sardines. Any brand should work, since XO sauce is less about emphasizing each individual ingredient/brand and more about how each one contributes to the overall flavor of the sauce. Hope this helps!