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Nasi Kunyit Recipe

Nasi Kunyit Malaysian FoodNasi Kunyit is glutinous rice cooked in coconut milk with ginger.


  • 3 cups Glutinous Rice
  • 1/4 teaspoon Turmeric Powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon Salt
  • 4 cups Coconut Milk
  • 1 Ginger, smashed


  • Rinse the rice and cover it with water. Add turmeric powder and soak for 3 hours. Make sure the rice is drained.
  • Place the rice in a large pot with moderate heat. Cook in coconut milk together with salt and the ginger.
  • Ready for serving.

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