The longan, however, has a light brown shell and a central hard, glossy black seed that has the appearance of an eye. Set aside to cool, then refrigerate until firm. And that's it! I have personally tried these following two brands for this recipe. Will definitely be trying it soon. Bring the pot to a boil. Again, you need 10 gram of the powder for this recipe. Mix agar powder (or konnyaku jelly powder) and sugar together. Thank you! Swallow Brand “Kristal Agar” 10 gram packet (and it says agar-agar & jelly powder). Dragon Eyes Fruit, or Longan Berry, is a sweet-tasting fruit that may be small in size (it’s a little smaller than a grape) but it packs some big benefits for your health and well-being. Subscribe to my mailing list to receive FREE email updates on the latest recipes. Check the fruit at 2 hours intervals. These health benefits primarily come from two main active compounds found in … All rights reserved. A.K.A., blueberry-stuffed longans in berry sauce! Longan has a calming effect, which may help with insomnia and memory. So thank you all dear readers, know that you have our sincere thanks for supporting our cookery wookery efforts at The Hong Kong Cookery! Goji berries is full of antioxidant and provide the much needed minerals for our eyes. With this recipe, you will end up with about 4.5-5 cups worth of liquid plus the solid herbs. Love your recipe. Perfect on morning toast or biscuits. Pretty simple way to preserve fruits. And you will need to add 5 cups of cold water when boiling the red dates in step 1. It is given as a tonic to strengthen and replenish these organs. Peel and deseed the longan. Bing Tanghulu Candied Hawthorn Stick 冰糖葫蘆, Bing Tanghulu Candied Hawthorn Stick 冰糖葫蘆, Homemade Chinese Wheat Gluten Mian Jin 自製麵筋. It's easy to shuck the longan shell with a quick twist, just follow the instructions in our. Reduce heat to a simmer, cover, and cook until the red dates are very soft and breaking apart. To remove the large seed pit of the Longan fruit, slip a finger in along one side of the seed and the longan's flesh should split in half easily. This is delicious, tangy and drooling. With konnyaku jelly powder, I get a slightly chewy jelly. Hi, Could you please tell me where to buy red dates, snow fungus in Jakarta Selatan? I noticed mood stabilization within a week after taking it, not only … Whidbey Island Distillery’s award winning Loganberry Liqueur continues the great northwest legacy of fine liqueurs made from this unique berry. Add this into the liquid and boil for 5 minutes, keep stirring until all the powder and sugar have completely dissolved. In fact, even big supermarkets like Carrefour, Hero, and such in Pluit, Kelapa Gading, and Tanjung Duren regularly have red dates and snow fungus. The only thing you need is an oven. Longan fruit, also referred to as "euphoria fruit," grows on an evergreen tree and is related to the lychee.Both are a translucent white beneath a somewhat soft and nut-like exterior. And regardless of choice, you still end up with a vegan friendly dessert. Have fun exploring my 700+ authentic and easy Indonesian and Chinese recipes. Plus, I actually prefer the taste of rehydrated longan in this dessert (and many Chinese herbal soups) compared to the canned version. In Traditional Chinese Medicine, longan works with the heart, kidney, liver and spleen meridians. But if your only option is the canned version, that should also work, but your jelly will probably be less dark red compared to mine. Homemade Jam Recipes Ingredients: Loganberry Jam Recipe 4 lb / 1,800 grams of fresh loganberries (use slightly underripe fruit if at all possible) 4 lb / 1,800 grams of white granulated sugar 1/2 oz / 15 grams of butter or margarine Method - What To Do Taste wise, they are both the same. And as this is not an exact science, depending on the size and amount of your particular fruit, do be sure to check on the fruit every couple of hours. The easiest and fuss free option is to pour into an 8-inch square pan, let it solidify, and then cut into serving sizes just like a cake. Smooth the top with a … And I am totally in love with the deep ruby red color of the jelly. Add in longans. It is also full of anti oxidant and is nutritious for your body. Seven herbs make up this product including, Shatavari, Dong Quai, Pine Pollen, Sea Buckthorn Berry, Schisandra, Goji Berry and Longan Fruit. Line a round cake pan with parchment paper, and pour the batter into the pan. Pour into a mold (or several molds, any kind of mold can be used). About 30-45 minutes. With agar powder, I get a cleaner crispier texture for my jelly. The only variation will be in the time of the long bake. Chrysanthemum Goji Longan Jelly Serve: 24 jelly Prep Time: 15 minutes Cook Time: 10 minutes + 1 hour Ingredients 3 cup water 1/4 cup (roughly 5-7g) dried chrysanthemum flowers 1/4 cup + 1 tbsp sweetener (honey or agave nectar) 1 tbsp agar agar powder (or gelatin if preferred) 1 tbsp dried goji berries, soaked for 10-15 minutes, till puffy Required fields are marked *, I am a Chinese Indonesian currently living in Minnesota with my husband. The final step is pretty simple. The thing is, should you click on these links and decide to purchase anything, we will receive a tiny commission that will go towards the costs and efforts of making this foodilicious site! When the fruit is dry to the touch and chewy on the inside, it is ready. Once you cook everything, you end up with a sweet soup. Here's a quick, easy, and healthy Halloween treat: Bloody Eyeballs! “This is a great formula. The pitted and shucked longan should be placed on a baking tray in one layer. 1. Don't wait too long or it will become hard, which is nice as well but chewy is best. Just stick your sticky, wet fruit into a very low temperature oven and let it slowly, slowly cook for hours. When the fruit in completely dry to the touch but still flexible and chewy it is ready. Strain and set aside the rehydrated longan, but retain the 1.5 cup soaking water. As long as the temperature is kept low, the fruit will dry out and not bake. Goji berries are getting mainstream lately, I have even spotted them in my regular grocery. As you can see I have over piled my baking sheet due to the fact that I have the smallest oven in the world and only one working shelf in that said oven. But since most Chinese descendants congregate around North and West Jakarta, it is more likely to find Chinese herbs in these places. I am always looking for new recipes to try, and this is no exception! So very interesting and healthy benefits of the fruits too. Thank you. This is not the same as the Swallow Brand 7 gram packet of agar-agar powder (notice the lack of “jelly” in the 7 gram packet). What you like depends on your personal preference. Transfer red dates with the soaking water into a pot. If you choose this option, your jelly will be less red compared to using rehydrated dried longan.