Saturday, May 12, 2012

Agar Jelly with Grass Jelly


After the first attempt of making seaweed jelly with coconut milk, I’ve been thinking of other alternatives to make the jelly more interesting, and yet not complicated. The first idea popped up in my mind to add in grass jelly cubes. With black-colored grass jelly, I can eliminate other colorings, and I’m able to add patterns to the jelly. A stone to kill two birds.

Agar Jelly with Grass Jelly

Ingredients:
25g agar jelly powder
3500ml water
8 screw pine leaves, tied into knots
250g grass jelly, cut into cubes
sugar to taste

Steps:
1. Bring water to boil. 
2. Add screw pine leave and leave the water simmers for 5 minutes or more. 
3. Add sugar to taste. 
4. Pour in agar-agar jelly powder and stir to dilute it. Boil for few minutes. 
5. Add grass jelly cubes in the heat-proof containers. 
6. Pour in the agar-agar mixture into the containers. 
7. Leave it cool to room temperature and fridge it. 
8. Serve cold.

8 comments:

Adelene Chin @ Miss Chan Kan Cheong said...

Hi Little Inbox ~ great to see the recipes that you have on your blog. Had been your blog follower and love your creative cookings !

tigerfish said...

Reminds me of the herbal jelly - 龟苓膏 :p

daphne said...

that looks very good! I bet the texture of the agar agar and grass jelly goes well together.

Priya said...

Catchy and yummy jelly.

kitchen flavours said...

I love mostly all jelly yummies and these look wonderful!

noobcook said...

This looks so refreshing and perfect for cooling down.

Ann@Anncoo Journal said...

Very pretty cool refreshing jelly to beat the hot weather.

Sonia ~ Nasi Lemak Lover said...

I have these two ingredients, but i need something immediately to clear my thirst since weather is so hot now, let me prepare glass jelly drink first next time I will making this jelly, hehehe .,

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