‘Stir-Cooked’ Sticky Rice Cake

Khao Niao Kouane

Preparation info

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Traditional Recipes of Laos

By Phia Sing

Published 1981

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  • 3 medium soupbowls of sticky rice
  • 4 coconuts
  • 1 tsp


Soak the sticky rice in water for 3 to 4 hours, then drain it and cook it by steaming.

Grate the meat of the coconuts and use it to make a first extraction of coconut cream and a second of coconut milk. Divide the coconut cream (i.e. the first extraction) into two equal amounts. Place one half in a pot on a medium fire until it separates. Leave this to cool, to form a ‘