Category Archives: Dessert

Thai Sweet Sticky Rice With Mango (Khao Neeo Mamuang)

This is an incredible dessert from Thailand!

Thai Sticky Rice, Mango

Wonderful and Authentic Thai Dessert
Borrowed from: http://www.allrecipes.com

Ingredients

1 1/2 cups uncooked short-grain white rice
2 cups water
1 1/2 cups coconut milk
1 cup white sugar
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup coconut milk
1 tablespoon white sugar
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 tablespoon tapioca starch
3 mangos, peeled and sliced
1 tablespoon toasted sesame seeds

Directions

  1. Combine the rice and water in a saucepan; bring to a boil;
  2. Cover and reduce heat to low.
  3. Simmer until water is absorbed, 15 to 20 minutes.
  4. While the rice cooks, mix together 1 1/2 cups coconut milk, 1 cup sugar, and 1/2 teaspoon salt in a saucepan over medium heat; bring to a boil; remove from heat and set aside.
  5. Stir the cooked rice into the coconut milk mixture; cover. Allow to cool for 1 hour.
  6. Make a sauce by mixing together 1/2 cup coconut milk, 1 tablespoon sugar, 1/4 teaspoon salt, and the tapioca starch in a saucepan; bring to a boil.
  7. Place the sticky rice on a serving dish. Arrange the mangos on top of the rice.
  8. Pour the sauce over the mangos and rice.
  9. Sprinkle with sesame seeds.

Try it out and let us know what you think.

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Ginger-Snap Banana Frozen Yogurt

INGREDIENTS

  • 2 cups vanilla frozen yogurt, softened
  • 6 gingersnap cookies, chopped
  • 2 bananas, sliced
  • 1/4 cup chopped toasted pecans

PREPARATION

  1. Layer equal portions of frozen yogurt, chopped gingersnaps, bananas and pecans into 4 small dessert cups or glasses.
  2. Freeze until the yogurt is firm, at least 10 minutes.

Borrowed from: http://www.eatingwell.com/recipes/gingersnap_banana_frozen_yogurt.html

We think this is a perfect dessert for a hot summer day. Tell us what you think below…