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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.

Chestnut Paste 甘栗馅

This chestnut paste has an unassumingly mild and earthy sweetness, makes a fantastic paste filling for kuehs, breads and cakes.

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.

Ang Ku Kueh – Sugar-Free and Gluten-Free (Red Tortoise Cake 无糖红龟粿)

This classic sugar-free and gluten-free Ang Ku Kueh has its dark red colour from beetroot juice extract. It can be filled with peanut paste or mung bean paste. The skin is sticky, soft and chewy, making it a popular snack that can be enjoyed in the morning as breakfast or anytime of the day as a snack with coffee or tea. 

Soon Kueh 笋粿 (Bamboo Shoots Dumplings)

Learn how to make Soon Kueh in this simplified step-by-step recipe. This Teochew steamed dumpling, also known as ‘cai kueh’ is a favourite local breakfast snack.

Pandan Coconut Ang Ku Kueh (Red Tortoise Cake 香兰椰丝红龟粿)

Pandan Coconut Ang Ku Kueh, a delicious traditional popular Chinese snack is made with pandan flavoured skin and pandan coconut filling. The fillings of ang ku kueh can range from the traditional sweet or savoury mung bean paste, peanut paste, yam paste, or pandan coconut paste.

Dadar Gulung – Nonya Kueh Dadar – 香兰椰丝卷

Dadar Gulung, also known as Nonya Kueh Dadar is a thin and soft rolled crepe flavoured with pandan juice and coconut milk, encased with aromatic moist grated coconut infused with pandan and gula melaka, a type of coconut palm sugar.