Tag Archives: asian desserts

Homemade Boba in Vanilla Syrup

Homemade boba aka tapioca pearls taste amaaaazing!! My husband, who isn’t a fan of boba, loves the homemade version! I can literally eat it, on its own, when it’s soaked up in some vanilla syrup! It’s that good! And why am I using so many exclamation points! Does it sound like I’m yelling?!? LOL. INGREDIENTS: […]

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Chet Ktiss (Bananas in Tapioca and Coconut Pudding)

I gotta say…this Asian dessert is one of my most favorite to make during the fall! It’s creamy, yet light taste, make this dessert, one that’ll you’ll want to make, over and over again! INGREDIENTS: 1 16 ounce bag of frozen saba bananas (may sub for regular plantains) 1 cup of clear tapioca pearls (do […]

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Sweet Sticky Rice with Mango and Coconut Sauce

Once you try this dessert, you will absolutely FALL IN LOVE. It’s beauty really comes from the simplicity of the recipe, which takes very little time to make. If I can get my hands on the perfect mango, I always make this easy and beautiful dessert. The coconut sauce pairs perfectly with the sticky rice […]

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Fried Sesame Balls

If you’ve never tried dim sum before (and believe me, I know a few people who haven’t), man…you are truly missing out! I am just so in love with all of the assortment of food that most places offer (both savory and sweet), and these sesame balls top my list for favorite dim sum dessert. […]

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Banh Januk (glutinous rice balls in sweet ginger syrup and coconut milk)

Today’s post is another popular Cambodian dessert. It will always be one of my favorite desserts, EVER! The rice balls are filled with cooked mung bean and then cooked to perfection. You place them into a serving bowl and then add a little bit of the sweet ginger syrup and then top it all off […]

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