Lumpia Basah, a Humble and Healthy Treat with Extraordinary Taste
TIMESINDONESIA, JAKARTA – Lumpia Basah or rice paper rolls has become one common treats you could find in Bandung. You could find this treat almost in every corner of the city.
Unlike the famous rice paper rolls of Vietnam or those summer rolls which filled with salad, Lumpia Basah Bandung was filled with tasty stir fried beansprouts and chicken.
Mang Adi, a local street vendor with his cart which offers this tasty delicious treats showed the way he made the treat for his customers. With his 10 years skill of making this treat he seemed like having some timing precision in the process.
He only need simple ingredients you could find at the local markets. He prepared some ground shallot, garlic, and coriander, beaten egg, beendprout, and chicken floss.
First, he stir fried ground garlic, shallot, coriander, on the wok. Once it smell nice, Mang Adi will added some the egg and scramble it. Last but not least, the beansprouts and chicken floss were added.
It then poured on top of the rice paper and then he wrap it up in it. The taste will be so humble but you could feel the crispiness of the beansprouts and the nice taste of the chicken floss.
Some people would love to have this treat for it's considered as a healthy food. Mostly, they tend to have it for breakfast. "It's nice and healthy, I love to have it anytime I came around," Putri, a local customer said.
Lumpia Basah of Bandung will really enchant everyone with it's nice taste. The health properties has been one major consideration for them to get this humble treats. (*)
|Publisher||: Sofyan Saqi Futaki|