Category: Kueh

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Kuih Kosui – Pandan & Gula Melaka Flavours

Kuih kosui or kueh ko swee is a soft and delicious rice cake made with tapioca flour and rice flour, and flavoured with pandan leaves or gula melaka (an aromatic coconut sugar). It’s typically served with grated fresh coconut. There are several variety of it across Southeast Asia, such as kuih lompang in Indonesia, mont kywe the in Myanmar, and kutsinta in the Philippines.

Onde Onde (Klepon)

Onde Onde or Klepon (in Indonesia) is a delicious and aromatic local asian snack made with glutinous rice flour, filled with melted coconut palm sugar and coated with freshly grated coconut.

Pulut Tai Tai 蓝花咖椰糯米糕

Pulut Tai Tai is very simple and easy to make–basically just cook the glutinous rice with coconut and pandan leaves, give it a beautiful shade of blue using the natural butterfly pea flowers, then serve with pandan kaya or Hainanese kaya, an aromatic coconut jam.

Pumpkin Ang Ku Kueh with Chestnut Paste Filling 甘栗馅金瓜红龟粿

These pumpkin ang ku kueh filled with chestnut paste has a mild earthy sweet aroma and makes a perfect gluten-free, refined sugar-free, vegan-friendly snack.

Sweet Potato Kueh 甜番薯椰丝糕

This sweet potato kueh is made with tapioca flour, rice flour, fresh coconut and monk fruit sweetener, making it a great gluten-free and healthy afternoon tea snack.

Kueh Ubi Kayu 蒸木薯糕 (Steamed Tapioca Kueh / Steamed Cassava Cake)

The Kueh Ubi Kayu or Steamed Tapioca Kueh is mildly sweet local snack full of the aromatic coconut milk flavours, steamed very soft and springy, coated with fresh grated coconut and makes a delicious afternoon snack with tea or coffee.

Pumpkin Ang Ku Kueh with Purple Sweet Potato Filling 紫薯馅金瓜红龟粿

These gluten-free and refined sugar-free pumpkin ang ku kueh are coloured with real fresh pumpkins and filled with the naturally sweet purple sweeet potatoes, making it a highly nutritious snack.

Sugar-Free and Gluten-Free Ang Ku Kueh with Mung Bean Paste Filling (Red Tortoise Cake 无糖无麸质绿豆蓉红龟粿)

These lovely blue sugar-free and gluten-free Ang Ku Kuehs get its natural hues from dried blue pea flowers. They can be filled with mung bean paste or peanut paste. I love how soft and chewy the skin is, they are best enjoyed with coffee or tea for breakfast or anytime of the day as a snack.