Ready to make some mochi from scratch? Repeat for the other sides and pinch on the top. I'm amazed at the number of people in the US who haven't tried Mochi. Is there any other way to make this by hand? You will need 3 rice cooker cups (540 ml), which is 450 grams. QQ on the inside. Initially, I had the same issue and my mochi was droopy. (You can also see how Nami did it on Youtube. Definitely you can, but it will take a long time… . Please do not use my images without my permission. Rice Cooker: You do not need to soak the glutinous rice in water prior to cooking. Put the bowl back to the stand mixer and start kneading again with Number 2 Speed. Set the dough hook attachment in your stand mixer. At this step, you will need a few things: This stand mixer process involves 2 stages: When pinching, do not pull the mochi because the sticky surface would appear and your hands would get messy. That is super helpful, thank you! If the mochi is fresh, you can just dip in matcha and no need to dip in the water. After you are done with pounding, immediately soak. Thank you for sharing your story and kind feedback! If it’s not, you could beat more to achieve the texture. Mochi has become quite popular here in the US, especially in areas like Hawaii and California. Mochi is sticky and heavy and wire balloon whisk attachment will not work. This one is to make mochi (we can’t use shiratamako to make mochi). Please let me know if I can give you more advice. I had amazing mochi in Japan several years ago. Thank you very much for sharing your story and cooking tip with us!☺️. Use the right hand to assist by twisting. I was wondering why there is no sugar in this version of mochi ? I had never tried with raw rice flour or tapioca starch… if the small amount of raw flour is edible, then it should be okay. This is a bad example. Just gave this a try! Is there any way to use rice flour or tapioca starch, since that’s all I have at home? I feel like that tiny paddle does a better job than stand mixer paddle. (Stir the mochi between every 2 minute mark. I have a feeling it’s probably something I have that I call by a different name. Divide the dough into 3. , Hi Nami! Make sure your hands are completely dry and cover them with potato starch. Pull two sides of the mochi. It has a chewy, sticky texture that is naturally white. Please Note: This recipe was created using KitchenAid® stand mixer (professional series). I have the meat grinder attachment for the Kitchen Aid Mixer. I’ll be trying that today, hopefully I can get it down this time! For information about our privacy practices, please visit our website. I just have a question: Do you have any recommendation for how to get the sticky mochi off the mortar when washing? Thanks for your Instructable, excellent photos and all. Thank you for your kind feedback. P.S. Yes, I do toast the mochi after it gets dried. The rice to water ratio should be 1 to 1.2 (a bit more water) in weight. In the olden days, way back when, mochi was made by pounding rice with wooden mallets in a … Japanese Ingredient Substitution: If you want to look for substitutes for Japanese condiments and ingredients, click here. Here in the Midwest we've had it readily available for well over 15 years. Mochi not mocha! Mochi is a Japanese rice cake that is made from mochigome (aka Glutinous rice) which is most of the time sweet. I have never eaten Mochi, seems interesting, I' d like to try it. If you do, cut the fruits into pieces where you can fit both the paste and fruit into the mochi. Sushi-Su (Seasoned Vinegar for Sushi Rice) 1 cup rice vinegar 3 tablespoons sugar 2 1/2 teaspoons salt 1 piece kombu, 2-inches square (optional) Combine the vinegar, sugar, salt, and kombu in a small … I never thought of using a metal meat grinder attachment! But I‘m also tempted to buy a Tiger mochi maker, I already have a Tiger rice cooker and I love the brand. I have always felt that it would do the job of grinding/pounding the cooked rice. For my Daifuku or any “mochi dessert” recipes on the website, I use sugar, and the ratio is 1 (sugar) : 2 (glutinous rice flour). Hi Amalia! Homemade Red Bean Paste (pressure cooker): click here for the recipe. It will be a different process of making mochi, and you don’t need a mochi machine or stand mixer. Hi! . Next time, maybe you can follow my recipe exactly without sugar included. I always wanted to buy a bread maker with mochi function as that’s the only way to make fresh mochi in the US (besides a huge mochi making machine). Using your right hand to tuck in and push up the mochi underneath to create a ball shape above “C” fingers. When minced together, add the milk whilst making sure the mixture doesn't become too wet and mix. I just love the seasonal matsuri here! Start with high heat, and once boiling, mix the rice once and put the lid on. I used the metal meat grinder attachment and ran it through the smallest grid twice. Will try this weekend. Hi! . Homemade Red Bean Paste (stovetop): click here for the recipe. So tried it yesterday, and I am impressed! Unfortunately, it must be a flat paddle beater. Korean also has its own version of mochi, Chapssaltteol or Chapssalddeok or Chapssldduk (찹쌀떡). This sweet treat is actually quite simple to make but for most, quite hard to shape due to it's stickiness... so prepare yourself. I know the reason. I love mochi! Embrace the gooey-ness and have fun! Coat well with the kinako mixture and repeat with the rest. Microwave for 10 minutes on high power. I am eager to try this but before I do I wanted to ask if it would be possible to add things like matcha or other such powders to this and if it is possible at what stage would you add it? Hi Jess! I was not sure about the sugar but it was a great proportion of sugar and shiratamako. Pour hot water in a separate bowl. Wow I’m so happy to hear you made mochi in the Spanish mortar pestle! Hi Ricardo! Sugar turns to the moisture in the mochi and maintains softness. Hi Sam! 0121 Korean Mochi Bread monetization_on $15.00 $15.00 $15.00 $15.00 $15.00 place Online Studio Public 30 seats left! Have a great day! I made two batches, once exactly the way it is written, but the 2nd time I added .25 cup of sugar to the rice mixture. Thank you so much for trying this recipe and for your kind feedback! I honestly didn’t think making mochi by hand could be this straightforward, as I recall my grandparents needing to use a special heavy machine to process the rice, along with my grandma insisting we make sure the temperature of the rice was ‘just right’ to start making the mochi. Sorry, Nami, but not sure what went wrong. I used cooking spray on all the parts that the rice would touch before I assembled and attached it to the stand mixer. I’m sorry you had to throw away. Thank you for trying this recipe.☺️, Thank you Nami san.I love mochi.your receipe is very undestanding .though i can cook washoku never try mochi as I dint get a easy to do receipe.. However, if my choice was between store-bought mochi vs. homemade mochi, I would choose to make fresh mochi in my stand mixer. Please do not use a hand mixer to make this recipe as it's not strong enough to handle mochi. Didn’t want to ruin my friend’s mixer, and our friendship to boot! Hi Akiko! The other one is for keeping mochi balls. The inside was still fine and chewy. I actually just donated mine because I always make rice in the instant pot. maybe i should reduce the amount of cooked glutinous rice? It says Mochigome, so it should be good (although the recent review a bit scares me). Mochi, pronounced [Mo-CHI] is an irresistible treat that can be used in many ways, whether it's Strawberry Daifuku Mochi, Mochi ice cream, etc. Use a light pressure to pinch and seal the top of mochi. Put (A) in a bowl, mix together until dough formed. 1 year ago. Nothing beats freshly pound mochi made in Kine and Usu but… this is the only way I can enjoy fresh mochi in the US. But im not sure, Hi Megan! Brush off excess starch by hands or a pastry brush. I tried to make this for the first time, and I didn’t have kinako, so I used matcha powder instead. Our temple is not selling mochi because of the pandemic. I used long grain instead of short grain Idk if that made a difference I just ate in with some red bean paste still tasted nice tho could you please explain why it was super sticky. Drain the rice into a fine mesh sieve/colander. Thanks for your opinion, it certainly helps with my decision! Really cool! Thanks for the great recipe. Arrange the dough onto a baking mat / pan and spray some mist of water on the surface of the bread. You can add sugar (because you’re making sweet mochi, as opposed to this mochi recipe is used for traditional mochi recipe) and matcha into the mochi while pounding. Let me know if you want to try again and I’ll be happy to assist! Plus it produces a very smooth consistency if you grind the cooked rice twice. . I visited a Japanese friend, and she had a pot that completed the process from beginning to end, amazing. Glutinous rice is pounded repeatedly until smooth, sticky, and elastic. I have searched high and low for a recipe (preferably with US measurements) for this Korean sesame roll made with rice flour. We are so glad to hear that the video was beneficial for you! Thank you for the post! Have you tried using the meat grinder? It was simpler than dough hooks and paddle attachment. Outside of Japan, mochi seems to be associated with desserts like mochi ice cream and mochi stuffed with sweet filling. Then gently stir the rice with your fingertips. Hi Kenzie! Remove from the heat and let it steam for 10-15 minutes. Hi Barb! Hi Jesse! I’m not sure if mochi would “absorb” the starch. Pretty easy recipe. 1/2 cup sugar for 1 rice cup rice seems to us a little too sweet, but it’s totally up to your preference.. Gyuhi made with glutinous rice flour (Shiratamako or Mochiko) also requires sugar. In the US, you can even find the mainstream mochi creations at major grocery stores like Trader’s Joe and Whole Foods. This post may contain affiliate links. Hi John! Would it be possible to section out the rice, put it into plastic wrap, and then beat/kneed each mochi independently in the plastic wrap by hand. Always so self-satisfying to learn and make something new! Glutinous rice is sometimes called Sweet Rice (they are short grain), or Mochigome in Japanese. To be honest, I am not so sure because I don’t think my Kitchen Aid stand mixer would be able to knead more mochi inside the bowl. And your step by step recipe is amazing! For the best quality, eat it within a month, but mochi can be kept in the freezer for 6 months if you store them well. Hi Ann! Thank you Nami…and also for reading my spell check correcting correctly! Visually glutinous rice is easy to distinguish as along with being short grain the grains are also totally opaque white. How does that work? That is a big job! I googled and found out for 100 g cooked/pounded mochi, you need 50-100g sugar if you are making daifuku mochi. I really wish to buy a mochi making machine! It’s like a cross between the chewy crusty French breads and a mochi. Divide the dough into equal parts of 60g each and shape it round. I was wondering, have you ever tried using only the flat batter, or using the flat batter first and the hook ? You will need 180 ml of water if you follow above ratio. Sugar melts with warmth and becomes liquid. See more ideas about Mochi, Asian desserts, Food. . Mochitsuki is a family event that they continue on. 1/2 cup sugar for 1 rice cup rice? ONLY when the mochi is hardened, and cook, the surface is not soft like freshly made mochi, so you have to run water (or dip in water) to make the surface wet. Thank you very much for trying this recipe and sharing your cooking experience and tips with us. So, if you have a Bosch like me–unless you’re willing to stop and start a million times to keep it working–I’d, unfortunately, have to give this one a pass. It also seems to absorb the starch. Your video and recipe is lovely and you’ve inspired me to try this on my own! Hi Lucy! I have a smaller 5qt KitchenAid mixer which is not as powerful as the professional version so I’m keeping my fingers crossed. It not more easy to make the mochI with glutinous rice flour ? , Thank you! The bread is not really sweet. Has anyone see the frozen kind recently? After mochi is pounded, it is transferred to a working station where you shape into round mochi balls or make big round pieces used for a decoration called Kagami Mochi (鏡餅) during the Japanese New Year. I have never used it before so it’s hard for me to make a comment on this equipment but from their product page, it looks quite different from a KitchenAid stand mixer and I can see how difficult it could be in working in this machine – a shallow bowl, different paddles and hook, etc. The microwave directions are confusing to me. Thank you so much for giving it a try. No, this kind of rice is “glutinous rice” or “sweet rice”, not regular rice. I’m not too sure. (You can also add strawberry or banana into your mochi and paste). I cannot guarantee other equipment will work as I had never tested it. https://youtu.be/zfBGFsp0Krw ) We hope this helps! Another option is to buy a Japanese bread maker. Some people own a mochi-pounding machine. Hi Sharon! In Japan, it’s usually steamed than cooked in a rice cooker. [Optional] While kneading, you can use your wet silicone spatula to detach the glutinous rice from the wall of the stand mixer. A little side note, this is the second year I got to participate in our town’s mochi pounding festival (they grow the rice in our local park, harvest it and then the community pounds the rice in November). Thank you so much for trying many of my recipes and thanks for giving this recipe a try as well. You don’t want to pull the mochi. Hi Misty! Then we shaped with potato starch, and it was DELICIOUS!! You should be fine then! Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on December 19, 2018. But if you start touching everywhere will stick. It could be labelled in English as glutinous/sweet/sticky and packaging may also be written in French which would be ‘Riz Gluant’. Not having Kitchenaid but a Kenwood. This worked pretty well, but it made a bit of a mess;; I don’t have a standard KitchenAid mixer, instead, I used a Bosch (which has a bundt pan-like shape). Thanks so much for letting me know! I would like to have my students try making it, but minimize the mess and lack of equipment. This type of bread does not need any yeast for proofing. Wrap the dough with cling film and leave to rest at room temperature for 1 hour. And stay in touch with me on Facebook, Pinterest, YouTube, and Instagram for all the latest updates. And if sugar is to be added, how much will you recommend for obtaining a similar taste to your shiratamako recipe? Add sesame seed into 1/3 of the dough, cheese powder into another 1/3 of the dough, and green tea powder with 1 tsp sugar to the remaining 1/3 of the dough. Homemade Mochi is very sticky, and it gets harder quickly, so you have to make a shape very quickly. Measure the glutinous rice. When we say mochi, usually we make these plain mochi for the New Years. 30 seats left! I’m more experienced in dealing with mochi from making Daifuku Mochi using Shiratamako and Mochiko so I know what to expect. If you plan to make sweet mochi such as Daifuku Mochi, then you should add sugar. A nostalgic reminder of my childhood and all the happy memories in Japan. With 3 rice cooker cups of glutinous rice, it was working hard, and I wouldn’t feel comfortable doing even a bigger batch. Here is the recipe for Mochi Ice Cream; https://www.justonecookbook.com/mochi-ice-cream/ We hope this is helpful.. Keep extra starch handy so you can always dust your hands when needed. I shared the information above to the previous commenter from the information I learned online: https://www.surugaya.co.jp/fureai/answer/ans_0109.html (Please use Google chrome and translate to English). Used brown sweet rice! i love mochi! Think of it this way: if steamed rice is one form of rice, then mochi is another form of rice. This was very helpful. I love my mochi maker too., I was planning to make Mochi and stumbled across your recipe I made the dough but it was super sticky I couldn’t mold it no matter how much cornstarch I put. There are so many ways to enjoy fresh homemade mochi. I was able to wash everything off after soaking in cold water, but next time I will soak immediately. It’s really do-able if you know this. I’m so glad you got to try homemade mochi! If you see any sticky surface appearing on mochi, lightly dust, Anko (Red bean paste) – See the recipe below, Kinako (soybean flour) + sugar – See the recipe below. Your recipes are all wonderful. Your email address will not be published. Use sausage tube to slow output just enough to smooth out output texture, not using it may mean you might want to run it a third time if you want smooth. I just tried your daifuku recipe with shiratamako, very easy and very good. Can you recommend how to cook the mochigome in the instant pot, please? 1 year ago Thank you so much for your kind words! The cleaning is tricky, I soak the bowls and utensils immediately in the water and let it soak until the mochi absorbs more water before washing – it comes off nicely). So sorry for my late response. I usually buy freeze-dried mochi for New Years but when I came across this recipe, I wanted to try it. Instead, use Pinch & Twist motion to cut the mochi with two “C” fingers and right hand. Although please don’t make my mistake and decide to wrap anything after letting your mochi sit, especially in the freezer! My mochi comes out really soft and won’t hold its shape. The mochi we will be making today is a sweet rice cake filled with a red bean or Nutella paste. For 200g of mochigome (only two rice cooker cups, as I have a smaller rice cooker), I used maybe 175g of sugar, probably closer to 150g, and it was so disappointing. I’m super excited to make this soon! So, second note, I confirm that the best it’s to respect the proposed quantities in your receipe. Hi Teresa! Roll the dough round (or pipe the dough through a piping bag with round piping tip if the dough is too sticky) and … Yes, that was my introduction to mochi, too, and would also love to find out if it's still available! Your video is so professional! Review: I really enjoyed making this! So let’s see. But I wanted to add that my favorite way to enjoy mochi is in ozoni. So to keep the mochi for a long time, you can air-dry overnight. And should I leave it out uncovered? Question Or we use this to make Kagami Mochi decoration (https://www.justonecookbook.com/kagami-biraki/) for the new years. I have heard so much about this Mochi bread and in fact, I have never try the bread … Take a look at the mochi bread - not the Sun Moulin type though. I’m looking forward to testing your recipe and steps out this New Year’s! You are amazing! There’s nothing like freshly pounded mochi! This mochi pounding event is called Mochitsuki (餅つき). Hi Bernardino! Sugar is included in the sweet mochi recipe not only for sweetening but also to keep the mochi soft and tender the next day (otherwise it’ll be rock hard). Hi Amalia! Hi Jesse! Great recipe. Sometimes it’s easier to see in action than reading my instructions. No, round rice is not a name. The only way is to protect any mochi surface with starch, including your hands, and every time you pull the mochi, the new sticky surface appears so you need to either cover the mochi with starch or try not to show the surface unless you absolutely need to. Cannot for the life of me find any of this in Vietnam for some reason. Its texture is similar to mochi, but baked, so it's also known as mochi bread.) There is no other food that has this unique texture similar to mochi. Good luck! I first had mochi this year and had to make this recipe so other people can try it and hopefully enjoy it! Love your recipes and how you explain washoku to the West. I'm Nami, a Japanese home cook based in San Francisco. Sprinkle some potato starch on top of the mochi. Pick up a corner of the mochi and start tucking in the edges underneath. We hope you can enjoy freshly made Mochi at home this year. Microwave for 10 minutes. Any hints to make it firmer? So you can use 1 rice cooker cup of short-grain glutinous rice (sweet rice) and 1 rice cooker cup (180 ml) of water. Until then it’s squishy mass. It’s naturally white, sticky, elastic, and chewy. Buy our best-selling e-cookbook full of 33 easy and simple Japanese recipes! From your description, it seems like you were making fresh mochi and coat with matcha? Your email address will not be published. If you want to keep the mochi dessert till next day, I’d use my Daifuku Mochi recipe instead of this fresh mochi recipe. Did you make this project? If you … Mochi is a Japanese rice cake that is made from mochigome (aka Glutinous rice) which is most of the time sweet. *It’s sometimes called “sweet rice” although they both mean the same thing. Can you clarify please? Good to hear it comes off. Thank you very much! It looks easy and fun to do, and a lot easier than pounding it out the traditional way. It is a fairly easy affair, but I do want to warn you – mochi is super sticky and the process can be a handful. I got the idea for this recipe from the Japanese bread maker (that has mochi function and it has a little paddle that comes with it). In a bowl, combine kinako (soybean flour) and sugar (Ratio: 2 parts kinako, 1 part sugar) and mix well. Today we will make fresh mochi without Usu & Kine, a bread machine, or mochi-pounding machine. But in the end I got smooth, super-sticky mochi. Just stir a few times. I am guessing you mean 10 minutes total. Traditionally, glutinous rice is steamed first, then steamed rice is transferred into a Usu (臼), a large Japanese stamp mill, and then it is pounded with a pestle called Kine (杵). I’m getting better after a few tries of trying to mold it in my hand. If you make mochi a lot or make it every year, it can be helpful. I also own a Bosch standmixer, it has served me well for more than 10 years now so I don’t want to spend money on a Kitchen Aid standmixer. The mochi will only become hard if you leave it out for a day and it’ll become solid. Whether it’s Mochi Ice Cream, Strawberry Daifuku Mochi, or mochi enjoyed during traditional Japanese New Years, these elastic wonders of glutinous rice cakes have captured the hearts of people worldwide. If you do not use the mochi immediately, cover each one individually with plastic wrap and put in the freezer bag. Thank you for all your lovely recipes. I do have a question though, my mochi was kinda ‘chunky’ almost the texture of tapioca pudding. slimy (toy). We used to take my children to San Jose to watch mochi being pounded and purchase some for the New Year. Thanks for the recipe, I'll have to try it out. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F or 180 degrees C. Line a 6 1/2 inch square mold or a mold of a similar size with parchment paper and generously grease with a neutral oil like vegetable oil or sunflower seed oil. You’re welcome, Barb! When it becomes a mound of a thick layer, make a “C” with your left pointing finger and thumb over the edge of mochi. But one day, I looked at my friends’ bread maker and realized that mochi attachment is so similar to flat paddle beater for a stand mixer, and I thought I could replicate it. Hi Lisa! Hi Ricardo! Ohhh you used the brown sweet rice! So if it’s 100 g glutinous rice flour, I use 50 g sugar. , Hakubai Sweet Rice, 5-Pound https://www.amazon.com/dp/B001OKCQ8O/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_apa_i_p3NiDb4G6ZYH5. I’d just call “glutinous rice” in this post. The mortar is ceramic and the pestle is wood. And then freeze or refrigerate. I hope you enjoyed, or at least enjoyed learning how to make this sweet treat. We used so much hot water to wash everything I was so tempted to just throw everything away. Thank you so much for this recipe. I recently let go of my Mochi maker. Question: I was hoping to also be able to make sweet mochi that’s sweet to eat straight (like some storebought here in the states). If you would like to make the best tasting Mochi Ice Cream, we recommend making mochi using Shiratamako. The mochi is delicious. Design by, (It should be 3 cup line for Sweet Rice in rice cooker bowl), This makes 2 mochi balls. Wow! Making mochi is a big part of Japanese New Year preparation. Do not to “pull” the mochi, which creates a fresh sticky surface. Family thought the texture was perfect, no bits of unmashed rice in the end. Only disbenefit of not adding sugar is that mochi gets hard without sugar inside, but we only eat FRESH mochi (dessert) right away, so I don’t worry about keeping it for the next day. After soasking, I go from steaming to finished product in just over an hour. It took me even longer to try to wash all the bowls and utensils and to try to get it off our hands with hot water. REMEMBER: Pinch & Twist. Just rinse and cook the glutinous rice just like how you would cook regular steamed rice. Store-bought mochi is really nice and soft for a long time because of high sugar in mochi. Thank you for trying this recipe. Thanks in advance. This info is from the professional Wagashi maker. Yes, you can freeze the mochi! we are Vietnamese and we would eat slice pork roll (cha) between 2 slices of mochi- I’d love to make this at home but i only have a heavy duty kitchenaid- do you think this is strong enough? Thanks so much for sharing. But I really assure you that as long as it’s coated with starch, it’s do-able. I was looking forward to making this as soon as I got a nice rice maker, and it worked super well. It turned out pretty well, nice and chewy, probably 90% as good as from the temple, but it was not as smooth as the hand pounded kind. I just read over the instructions and see I need a rice pot. Before you start, keep these in mind: Accept that mochi is extremely sticky food. This premix is not cheap, a pack of 550g cost rm12.50. 1 rice cooker cup of rice (instant pot comes with the rice cooker cup) is 150 gram. Also called round rice? Very simple concept. See recipes for Korean Mochi Bread (Cheesy flavour) too. The answer is sugar. 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