Thai Pandan Jelly

Creamy Coconut And Pandan Jelly Recipe

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A sweet and creamy Thai jelly dessert that will be sure to please anyone with a sweet tooth! The panda leaves add an interesting flavour and aroma to the jelly, and the creamy coconut top layer is both delicious, and pleasing to the eye.

This a fun and easy to make recipe that is sure to impress guests due to its combination of delicious taste and striking presentation.

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Step 1: Boil the pandan leaves in a saucepan of water for about 10 minutes to extract their flavour and fragrance into the water. Then add a dash of green food colouring. Then put the water from the saucepan aside into a bowl for use later.

heating the pandan leaves

Step 2: Add 1 cup of coconut water to a saucepan on a high heat. Add 1 tbsp of gelatine powder and stir until the gelatine powder is dissolved into the coconut water.

making the jelly gelatine

Step 3: Then add 2 tbsp of the pandan water that we prepared earlier. Then add 1/2 cup of white sugar and stir until the sugar is dissolved.

making the pandan jelly

Step 4: Pour the jelly mixture into jelly moulds filling each mould up roughly 3/4 of the way. Place the moulds into the fridge and leave to set.

setting the thai jelly

Step 5: Add 1 cup of water to a saucepan on a high heat. Add 1 tbsp of gelatine powder and stir until dissolved.

making the gelatine

Step 6: Now add 1 tbsp of corn flour, 1 teaspoon of salt, and 1/4 cup of coconut milk, and stir everything together.

making the coconut topping for the pandan jelly

Step 7: Now add 1/2 cup of sugar, stir until dissolved, then add the other 3/4 cup of coconut milk and stir.

making the creamy coconut jelly

Step 8: Allow the mixture to cool, then take out the jellies that we prepared earlier (which should now be set) and pour on the coconut milk mixture filling each mould to the top. Place the jellies back in the fridge for another hour or so, to allow the coconut layer to set. Then serve and enjoy!

adding the coconut topping to the pandan jelly

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