Banh Dap in the Central region is a popular cake but it is a famous gift that attracts many tourists to enjoy.
Traveling along the Central region to enjoy famous and popular dishes is a wonderful thing. In addition to famous dishes in the central region such as banh xeo, banh can, Quang noodles, … there are also popular cakes associated with the childhood of many people in this land.
Talking about the battered cake, it must be mentioned the special in that cake, unlike the usual cakes, the battered cake consists of 2 ingredients with the outside being a crispy rice paper and the inside being a soft, wet cake. To enjoy this cake, visitors have to “beat” the rice paper to break it into the wet layers and then serve it with dipping sauce. It is for that reason that this cake is called “beating cake”.
It is a popular dish, but the processing is very artistic and requires the processor to be really skillful. To make a delicious pound cake, the wet cake must be made from fragrant rice flour, freshly rotated, mixed with water in the standard ratio so that the cake when cooked is not too hard or too soft. When rolling the cake, you have to stir the dough evenly by hand to make the wet cake soft.
After being coated, the wet cake will be spread on the hot baked rice paper, add a little shrimp, onion fat and minced meat and then fold it. After the layer of rice paper cools down, it will be crispy, very attractive to eat. However, depending on the local characteristics, there are places that will make different fillings such as minced pork, fried mussels, … or coated with rice cake to give the cake a new flavor.
The way to enjoy the cake is extremely special and interesting, making many diners extremely excited. When eating cake, diners have to lightly tap the cake to break it into small pieces. In the wet cake layer, there will be some rice paper and eat it directly without using chopsticks.
To make the cake more delicious and attractive, it should be eaten with seasoning sauce or sweet and sour fish sauce, each type of fish sauce will make the cake have its own flavor, depending on each person’s taste, choose the right type of dip. Each cake is quite cheap, only fluctuates in the range of 10,000 – 15,000 VND, while waiting to enjoy the delicious hot cakes, you can admire the skillful baking process of the chef. very interesting thing.