Sticky Rice with Coconut Milk and Mango
Sticky Rice with Coconut Milk and Mango
In the lively streets of Cambodia, between the colorful stalls and captivating scents, there is a sweetness that captivates the palate with its exquisite simplicity: Sticky Rice with Coconut Milk and Mango. This culinary creation, a true treasure of Cambodian cuisine, skillfully combines basic ingredients to offer a memorable taste experience.
At the heart of this preparation is sticky rice, carefully chosen for its unique texture. Washed until the water is crystal clear, the rice reveals its authentic character, ready to absorb the richness of coconut milk. The latter, velvety and fragrant, is the secret of this harmonious fusion between creamy and sweet.
The diced mangoes, bringing a touch of tropical freshness, complete this delicious picture. Their sweet, juicy flavor pairs perfectly with tender rice, creating a symphony of tastes that evokes the sun and gentle breezes of Southeast Asia.
It is in the rice pressure cooker that this magic happens. The ingredients, carefully measured, intertwine in a ballet of flavors during cooking, giving birth to a creamy sweetness, ready to delight the taste buds.
Served in elegant bowls, Sticky Rice with Coconut Milk and Mango is a work of culinary art. Garnished with diced fresh mango and, optionally, sprinkled with toasted sesame seeds for a subtle crunch, this dessert transports you straight to the banks of the Mekong, where each bite is an invitation to travel.
Whether enjoyed hot for a comforting experience or cold for summer freshness, this Cambodian dish is a celebration of simple flavors, an invitation to savor the beauty of simplicity in every bite. So, let yourself be carried away by this Cambodian culinary adventure, where rice, coconut milk and mango transform into an unforgettable gastronomic symphony.
- Prep Time10 min
- Cook Time15 min
- Total Time25 min
- number of persons4
- 200g sticky rice
- 400 ml coconut milk
- 100 g of sugar (adjust according to your preferences)
- 1 ripe mango, peeled, pitted and diced
- Coconut cream for garnish
- Grated coconut (optional, for garnish)
Preparing the mango sauce
Rinse 200 g of glutinous rice under cold water until the water runs clear.
In the rice pressure cooker, mix the rinsed glutinous rice, 400 ml of coconut milk, 100 g of sugar.
Close the pressure cooker lid and set cooking to the “rice” function. If your pressure cooker does not have a specific setting for sticky rice, you can use the standard rice setting.
Once cooking is complete, let the rice sit for 10 to 15 minutes to completely absorb the liquid.
Meanwhile, prepare the diced mangoes.
When the rice has rested, mix gently with a wooden spoon to aerate and evenly distribute the coconut milk.
Serve the sticky rice in individual bowls. Add the diced mango on top.
Pour a drizzle of warm coconut cream over the rice and mango.
If desired, sprinkle with shredded coconut for an extra touch of texture.
Enjoy your delicious dessert of sticky rice with coconut milk and mango
Feel free to adjust the amount of sugar according to your personal preferences.
Sticky Rice with Coconut Milk and Mango, a treasure trove of exotic flavors, has revealed itself in all its splendor.
Now your senses have wandered the bustling lanes of Cambodia, where the scents of coconut milk and the sweetness of sticky rice dance in harmony. The diced mangoes, bursting with color and freshness, brought a tropical touch to every bite.
Whether with family, friends or for a solo culinary escapade, this dessert is much more than just a recipe. It is an invitation to savor life, to take the time to savor each moment with delight.
So, while the flavors still linger on your taste buds, we hope that this gastronomic experience has transported you to distant lands, steeped in tradition and sweet delights.
Don’t forget to share this treat with your loved ones, creating culinary memories that transcend borders. Thanks for venturing into Cambodian cuisine with us. May each bite be a celebration of life, diversity and the pleasure of sharing delicious moments together.