Hello Kitty Snow Skin Mooncake卡通冰皮月饼bīng pí yuè bǐng

Let's Play Dough

Cover imageSnow skin (Mochi) mooncake is a non-baked mooncake eaten during Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival. The mooncake skin texture is quite similar with mochi: soft, chewy and milky. While snow skin mooncake can be filled with variety of things, lotus seeds paste is my favorite. Lotus seeds are used extensively in Chinese cooking, especially in the form of paste. The paste can be made in advance and keep refrigerated or frozen. Snow skin mooncake should be kept refrigerated in airtight container and typically serve cold. You shall be able to find all the ingredients and the mooncake mould in Asian markets or Amazon.

Makes about 25 pieces (40g each piece)

Homemade lotus seeds paste filling 莲蓉馅 (yield 450g lotus seeds paste)

  • 150g           dry lotus seeds 白莲子
  • 800ml          water
  • 110g           granulated sugar 白砂糖
  • 15g            glutinous rice flour糯米粉
  • 3 tablespoons    water
  • ¼ teaspoon      saltIMG_2524.JPG

Wrappers (yields about 640g snow skin/Mochi

  • 360g …

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