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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 30
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 359.8
  • Total Fat: 15.8 g
  • Cholesterol: 27.8 mg
  • Sodium: 60.9 mg
  • Total Carbs: 52.9 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 1.1 g
  • Protein: 2.6 g

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Hidden Gold Mooncakes

Submitted by: JO_JO_BA

Introduction

A slight twist on the traditional Chinese Moon Festival treat: mooncakes! These have a chocolate skin encasing a golden yellow custard filling. Edited for Imperial measurements. A slight twist on the traditional Chinese Moon Festival treat: mooncakes! These have a chocolate skin encasing a golden yellow custard filling. Edited for Imperial measurements.
Number of Servings: 30

Ingredients

    4c cooked glutinous rice flour (kao fun)
    2c cold water
    1 1/3c shortening
    6c icing sugar
    3 tbsp cocoa powder
    4c desiccated coconut
    12 tbsp sugar
    2c water
    ½c custard powder
    ½ milk powder
    2 eggs
    ½c butter

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Directions

Skin:
Mix icing sugar, water, cocoa powder and shortening well.
Fold in rice flour and mix to a dough.
Divide the dough into 30 portions. Set aside.
Filling:
Heat water and melt the sugar.
Add desiccated coconut and stir to coat.
Stir in the remaining ingredients. Mix well and simmer on low heat for 45 minutes.
Mould the filling into small, equal balls.
Assembly:
Wrap a ball of filling with a portion of pastry.
Roll into a ball and press into a mooncake mould (or a small container).
Knock it out gently and keep in the refrigerator 2 hours or until ready to be served.
They keep well for up to two weeks.

Number of Servings: 30

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user JO_JO_BA.






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