[Indonesian Traditional Food] Wedang Ronde - Ginger Ronde Drink

A popular dish from Java Island.

And here's my entry for FOOD PHOTOGRAHY competition to celebrate the 1st anniversary of Klub Berani Baking (Indonesian Baking Club).

[Indonesian Food] Wedang Ronde - Ginger Ronde Drink

Wedang Ronde (Ginger Ronde Drink)
Adapted from Yasa Boga

[Indonesian Food] Wedang Ronde - Ginger Ronde Drink

Dumplings :
• 150 grams glutinous rice flour
• 2 teasoons sago flour (dita-I used tapioca flour)
• salt, according to taste
• 25 cc betel lime liquid/air kapur sirih (??) (dita-I skipped)
• 50 cc warm water
• food dye, according to preference

Filling :
• 50 grams peanuts, dry-fried, peeled and pounded coarsely with 2 tablespoons granulated sugar

Ginger Syrup :
• 1 litre water
• 2 ½ tablespoons ginger, minced
• 3 stalks lemon grass, cut into 3 pieces each and bruised
• 2 pandan leaves, knotted
• 200 grams granulated sugar (dita-I used palm sugar)

[Indonesian Food] Wedang Ronde - Ginger Ronde Drink

Directions :
Dumplings : mix glutinous rice flour, sago flour and salt. Add betel lime liquid and warm water a little at a time, kneading until the dough can be shaped. Divide into 2-3 parts, each dyed a different colour.
• Make balls as big as quail’s eggs, flatten and place filling in the centre. Close up the dough and reshape into balls.
• Cook balls in the boiling water until they float and are done. Drain.
• Put Ronde balls in ginger syrup and serve.

Ginger Syrup : boil water and ingredients in covered saucepan on low heat for 30 minutes until the aroma is quite strong. Sieve.


  1. hihihi tau gak Dit, tapi gue sempet kepikiran utk nyuruh elo ngikutin ini utk WTSIM.. eh keburu baca email elo dulu baru kesini :))

    gue setuju utk ketan sarikayooooooooo :D

  2. kudu dicoba secara gue punya sereh banyak bangetss :P...sengkkkiyuuuuu

  3. AsSalam Alaykum dita,
    you indeed have a very yummy blog , all the sweet delights are mouthwatering.

  4. Anonymous11:55 AM

    i found similar pics like urs here http://resepmasakansabina.blogspot.com/

  5. Anonymous12:04 PM

    and here too... is it urs too?? http://resepminumansegar.com/2009/12/wedang-ronde-special/

  6. bak saya baru baca kalo foto ini ''dicuri '' lagi (2) untuk publish minuman pengusaha lain, saya dukung mb Dita, keep strong ya mbak


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