sweet rice

sweet rice

Red Lentil Mochi - Bernice Hill

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Red Lentil Mochi video submission for #LoveLentils #StaroftheShow by Dish 'n' the Kitchen Ingredients • 1 cup red lentils; sorted and washed • 3 whole star anise • 1 tsp vanilla • 2 cups water Method Place red lentils and water in a small pot. Add star anise and boil until lentils are soft and water is mostly gone. Add vanilla extract and combine well. Taking one tablespoon at a time, form paste into balls. Place on a baking sheet and freeze for 2 hours or overnight. For the dough… • 1 cup sweet rice flour (mochiko) • Pinch of salt • 1 tbsp sugar • 1 cup water cornstarch Method Place dry ingredients in a small bowl then add water. Stir well. Cover and microwave for a minute, then remove from microwave and stir well. Microwave covered another minute, then remove and use a sturdy spoon to bash the dough into elastic-y soft submission. Scatter surface with cornstarch and divide dough into 8 equal pieces. Flatten each ball into a disk. Remove lentil balls from freezer and form dough around each ball. Refrigerate.