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Drink Recipes

Winter Melon Tea

Winter melon (冬瓜) is a versatile fruit, very delicious either made as savory soup or as delicious drink like this winter melon tea. Although I call it tea,…

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Luo Han Guo and Chrysanthemum Liang Cha - Monks' Fruit and Chrysanthemum Tea

I love spicy and fried food, but too much, and my throat starts to hurt. For Chinese and Indonesian, we have this concept that once this happens, we have a…

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Es Jeruk Kopyor - Coconut and Orange Juice

Kelapa kopyor (kopyor coconut) is created when a regular coconut undergoes a chimera process. I am not an expert in biology, but you can read the wiki entry if…

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Mango and Orange Punch

How do you entice children to drink their juice? Why, make a punch of course. The fizzy feel from the soda water will sure to be a big hit, they will think they…

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Susu Jagung - Corn Milk

Susu jagung, or corn milk, is something that has only been popular in recent years. I guess it is not exactly a ground breaking invention when the world is used…

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Bidh-Dheng Pokak Madura - Madura Spiced Drink

Each region in Indonesia has its own specialized drink, some are tea based, some are spice based, some has milk in them, and some even has raw eggs à la egg…

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Mango Pineapple Juice

Mango season is almost over. I still see them, but the pile is much smaller now compared to a couple of weeks ago, when everywhere I turned piles and piles of…

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Matcha Latte Float

How many glasses of caffeinated drink do you consume a day? Mine is two, one early in the morning, and the second one around 4 o’clock in the afternoon.…

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Jus Jeruk Bali - Pomelo Juice

Pomelo is the largest fruit in the citrus family. One pomelo can easily weigh up to 2 kilograms, sometimes even more. And you will definitely need a knife to…

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Susu Kacang Kedelai - Soy Milk

Here in Indonesia, it is super easy to buy soy milk, so easy in fact that we have different brands to choose from, and they come in different flavors too! So,…

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Susu Edamame - Edamame Milk

I love soybean milk, and this edamame milk has a really similar taste to that, which is not surprising giving that when matures, edamame turns into soybean,…

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Bajigur - Coffee and Coconut Milk with Toddy Palm Fruit

Here is a simple refreshing drink made with coffee, coconut milk, palm sugar, pandan leaves, and toddy palm fruit (we call this kolang kaling in Indonesian).…

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