Sang Maw Mah Tai Goh

Water Chestnut Cake

Preparation info

  • 18-20

    servings
    • Difficulty

      Medium

Appears in

The Dim Sum Book

The Dim Sum Book

By Eileen Yin-Fei Lo

Published 1982

  • About

This totally vegetarian preparation is highly esteemed in China. Not only is it tasty, but it is versatile and can be enjoyed in 3 distinctive ways. Chinese grandmothers like the combination of water chestnuts and sugar very much and feed it to their grandchildren incessantly, not only as a system purifier when they have the measles, but at all other times as well.