Sakoo Paik Cantaloupe (Sweet Tapioca with Cantaloupe)


Sweet Tapioca with Cantaloupe is yummy Thai dessert called "Sakoo Paik Cantaloupe" from simple ingredients. Salty and sweet taste fresh cold by cantaloupe.

INGREDIENTS:
  • 1 cup small tapioca pearls 
  • 1 ripe cantaloupe
  • 1 1/2 cup coconut milk
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 3 1/2 cup water
  • 1/2 tsp salt
PREPARATION:
  • Divide cantaloupe in half, remove seed and spoon like a ball.
  • Heat sugar and 1/2 cup of water in a pot on medium heat, stir until dissolve, bring to boil for a few minutes, remove from heat and place it in a bowl.
  • Boil coconut milk on medium heat, add salt, stir together. 
  • Remove from heat and place it in a bowl.
  • Wash and drain tapioca pearls (run water through, don't stir). 
  • Add 3 cup of water in a pot, bring to boil on medium heat, transfer tapioca pearls in a pot, stir regularly.
  • Stir tapioca pearls until cook (look clear outside and be sticky), remove from heat.
  • Transfer cooked tapioca pearls into sifter, wash thoroughly and stir to remove sticky paste, then place in a bowl. 
  • Add syrup, mix together, and taste for sweetness.
  • Spoon cooked tapioca pearls in dessert bowl, place cantaloupe balls, add coconut milk, and stir together.
  • Before serving, place coconut milk on top for creamy flavor.
   

    3 comments:

    The Nomadic Goumet said...

    Very nice blog. I'm a fan of Thai sweets. I had this sweet at an Asian Market near my home. I really enjoyed it. :) I'm going to be coming to your blog often :)

    Tan.wiratchada said...

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    Thank you for stopping by with a nice comment. Unfortunately I cannot visit your link. There show a broken link. What to do?
    Best Regards,
    Tan.;)

    Tan.wiratchada said...

    Hi Kimberly,
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    Nice site.:)