Dreamy Purplicious Tang Yuan

Dreamy Purplicious Tang Yuan

When it comes to Winter Solstice, glutinous rice balls, or tang yuan that symbolise reunion always comes to our mind. This year, celebrate this special occasion with this Instagram-worth, 100% naturally-coloured tang yuan packed with nutty sesame and organic peanut filling!

Preparation Time: 30 minutes
Cooking Time: 5 minutes
Yield: 20 balls

Dough (Plain white)
• 80g Glutinous rice flour
• 60g warm water

Dough (Purple)
• 80g Glutinous rice flour
• 40g Etblisse Emil a2 Purple Vision Milk
• 80g warm water

Dough (Pink)
• 80g Glutinous rice flour
• 40g Biogreen Pink Lady Oatmilk
• 70g warm water

Sesame Filling
• 80g Biogreen 100% Pure Black Sesame Powder
• 30g Organic cane sugar
• 20g Biogreen Raw Honey
• 20g Biogreen 100% Organic Virgin Coconut Oil

Peanut Butter Filling
• 80g Etblisse Bamboo Salt Organic Peanut Butter
• 10g Biogreen 100% Organic Virgin Coconut Oil

Preparation Method:
Prepare the fillings
1. For each type of filling, combine all the ingredients in a bowl.
2. Refrigerate the mixture until it is firm enough to handle.
3. Divide into portions and shape each piece into a ball. Put them back in the fridge while preparing the dough.

Make the dough
1. In a bowl, pour water into the glutinous rice flour while stirring with a spatula. The amount of water required varies depending on the brand of the flour. Adjust it if necessary.
2. For purple and pink dough, dissolve the Emil a2 Purple Vision Milk and Pink Lady Oatmilk powder into water separately before adding into the glutinous rice flour.
3. Form into dough and divide them into smaller balls.

Assemble and cook tang yuan
1. Flatten the small dough into a round disc and place a ball of sesame filling or peanut butter filling in the middle.
2. Gently push the wrapper upwards to seal completely.
3. Design your tang yuan using different color dough.
4. Cook the tang yuan in boiling water until they float on the surface.
5. Dish out and serve with organic soya milk or organic black bean milk!

Health Tips:
 Dreamy Tang Yuan with sesame and peanut butter filling is packed with antioxidants from beetroot, red sweet potato, purple sweet potato and purple yam that keep your eyes healthy and fights aging. More importantly, this recipe provides all those good nutrients in a hassle-free way, without needing to prepare too many raw ingredients, hence suitable for busy working adults.
 Biogreen Pink Lady Oatmilk contains beetroot which is rich in iron, folic acid and antioxidants that help to increase red blood cells and promote healthy blood circulation. Besides, it contains 10 types of natural unrefined grains that provide variety types of vitamins, minerals, fibre and complete amino acid.
 Etblisse Emil a2 Purple Vison Milk contains more than 40% of purple sweet potato, purple Chinese yam and red sweet potato, a storehouse of antioxidants, such as anthocyanin, lutein and beta-carotene, which protect our eyes and shielding them from light induced damage. Purple Chinese yam keeps your skin hydrated and hormonal levels in balance.

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