Is hoisin sauce like oyster sauce ?

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Hoisin sauce is different from oyster sauce. Hoisin sauce is made with soybean paste, garlic, vinegar and various spices such as chili peppers. Hoisin sauce is used in Chinese cuisines as well as stir fry recipes. It has a very distinct taste. Where as oyster sauce is a sauce made with oysters. Oyster sauces are flavorful and savory sauces. Oyster sauce is generally made by cooking oysters over low heat for a long time, creating a condensed oyster flavor. Oyster sauce can be used in stir fries, or you can toss it with noodles. It really goes well with sushi, teriyaki chicken and other foods.

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