Friday, July 17, 2009

Vegetarian "Century Egg" Congee (Version 2)

When I first created the Veg*n Century Egg Congee (using Avocado & Shiitake Mushroom to replace century egg) in 2007, I have thought of using Grass Jelly (Chin Chow) instead of shitake mushroom. Finally, gave it a try some time back.

It is even much easier, just cook some plain congee with vegetable stock or season with mushroom bouillon. Prior to serving, adding the avocado dices and grass jelly! That’s it!

Frozen the rice grain (washed) for few hours in the freezer before cooking the congee, it helps to speed up the cooking time and all you need is about 15 – 20 minutes.


Anonymous said...

Bravo! my hub said u very idea and creative :) me gonna cook tis also yay!! SF

a veg*n @ Blog*Spot said...

Oh :p thank you :) cheers :)

Anonymous said...

aha! finally i tried tis recipe last nite..sound abit weird to hv grass jelly and avocado in congee..but it was surely a good attemp..hub said niceee :) SF

a veg*n @ Blog*Spot said...

Hi SF,

Nice to hear this. ha..., it is weird :p grass jelly ;p the texture and colour "look like" century egg.

Have a lovely weekend :)

Cheers :)

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