Mango Sticky Rice (khao neow mamuang ข้าวเหนียวมะม่วง)

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Mango sticky rice or khao neow mamuang (ข้าวเหนียวมะม่วง) is possibly THE most famous Thai dessert and it's so delicious, we decided to give you a recipe you can recreate at home.

Yields2 Servings
Prep Time10 minsCook Time45 minsTotal Time55 mins
For the rice and mango
 2 cups sticky/glutinous rice (rice measuring cups)
 350 ml coconut milk
 200 g caster sugar
 ¼ tsp salt
For the toppings
 2 ripe peeled yellow mangoes
 125 ml coconut cream (you can use coconut milk but will need to thicken this with some cornflour/similar thickener)
 1 tbsp palm or coconut sugar (Brown sugar will also work)
 ¼ tsp salt
1

Cook the sticky/glutinous rice using the ’SHORT GRAIN’ setting on your rice
cooker. So pour the 2 cups of rice into your inner bowl and fill to the level 2 line with water. Follow instructions in your manual for sticky rice

2

While the rice is cooking, mix together the coconut milk, sugar and salt in a saucepan over medium heat; bring to the boil; remove from heat and set aside.

3

When the rice is cooked, remove to a large bowl and stir the coconut milk mixture into the rice and cover. Allow to cool (or you can eat warm if you prefer)

4

Make the topping sauce by mixing together 125ml coconut milk, 1 tbsp sugar, 1/4 teaspoon salt (and the cornflour if using) in a saucepan and bring to the boil.

5

Prepare the mango as shown in the photo below and plate the rice, mango and put the pouring sauce into a little bowl..

6

Make it as sweet as you want by adjusting the amount of sugar.
Top with roasted sesame seeds if you want to jazz things up a bit.

Eat and wish you had more!

 

Ingredients

For the rice and mango
 2 cups sticky/glutinous rice (rice measuring cups)
 350 ml coconut milk
 200 g caster sugar
 ¼ tsp salt
For the toppings
 2 ripe peeled yellow mangoes
 125 ml coconut cream (you can use coconut milk but will need to thicken this with some cornflour/similar thickener)
 1 tbsp palm or coconut sugar (Brown sugar will also work)
 ¼ tsp salt

Directions

1

Cook the sticky/glutinous rice using the ’SHORT GRAIN’ setting on your rice
cooker. So pour the 2 cups of rice into your inner bowl and fill to the level 2 line with water. Follow instructions in your manual for sticky rice

2

While the rice is cooking, mix together the coconut milk, sugar and salt in a saucepan over medium heat; bring to the boil; remove from heat and set aside.

3

When the rice is cooked, remove to a large bowl and stir the coconut milk mixture into the rice and cover. Allow to cool (or you can eat warm if you prefer)

4

Make the topping sauce by mixing together 125ml coconut milk, 1 tbsp sugar, 1/4 teaspoon salt (and the cornflour if using) in a saucepan and bring to the boil.

5

Prepare the mango as shown in the photo below and plate the rice, mango and put the pouring sauce into a little bowl..

6

Make it as sweet as you want by adjusting the amount of sugar.
Top with roasted sesame seeds if you want to jazz things up a bit.

Eat and wish you had more!

Mango Sticky Rice (khao neow mamuang ข้าวเหนียวมะม่วง)