Mont Lone Yay Paw (Myanmar Sticky Rice Ball)

Mont Lone Yay Paw (Myanmar Sticky Rice Ball)

THEINT THANDAR KYAW 08-Jun-2019

 

Mont Lone Yay Paw (Sticky Rice Ball)

Mont Lone Yay Paw is one of Myanmar famous seasonal dessert and the unique dessert for Water festival. Most of the people are offer to the monastery and neighbor as seasonal snack during this water festival. Moreover, some people are send  Mont Lone Yay Paw to my friends or relatives when they face bad things . Because Mont Lone Yay Paw means “ can bring good fortune”.

So this snack is very attractive and famous in Myanmar.

 

This is made of sticky rice. Firstly, add water the  glutinus rice flour until the flour becomes sticky and need to chop jaggery into pieces.

And then roll the powder dough into balls and fill them with the jiggery inside . We get sticky rice ball, put the balls in the boiling water .

 

A few minutes later, this is come up to  the surface and take it out of the water. After that, we can eat with coconut shreds.