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Penang Cendol

Penang Cendol

Penang Cendol
August 07
00:50 2014

Need a break from the heat? Then you definitely have to try Cendol – a truly refreshing dessert that offers a sweet relief from the topical Penang heat. Cendol gets its name from the green, chewy noodle-like [and i melt in this popular local dessert. The cendol noodle is made from rice flour and gets ‘mg teen colour from a local herb called-pandan. Pandan is  be very aromatic herb and is used not only make the cendol noodle but also to add fragrance to the palm sugar syrup used to sweeten this dessert.

A bowl is first filled with finely shaved ice, red beans and the syrup is poured into the bowl. Finally, the cendol is scooped into it and copious amount of fresh coconut milk is added, drowning all the condiments in a delicious pool of coconuts goodness. The fight. fragrant coconut milk sweetened by the palm syrup make for a only exotic tropical dessert that hits all the right notes. A bowl of delicious real costs from RM1.50 to RM3.00.

  • Joo Hooi Cafe
    475, Jalan Penang (Google Map)
    Business hour: 12pm-5.30pm
  • New World Park
    No. 1, Jalan Burma, 10350, George Town, Pulau Pinang (Google Map)
    Business hour: 10am-9pm
    Contact: +604-227 8804

  • Padang Kota Lama Food Court
    Jalan Padang Kota Lama (Google Map)
    Business hour: 12pm-8pm

  • Cecil Market Food Court
    Lebuh Cecil (Google Map)
    Business hour: 8am-5.30pm


  • Mount Erskine Roadside Hawker Centre
    Along Mount Erskine Road (Google Map)
    Business hour: Opens daily from 8.00am-5.30pm
  • Red Garden Cafe
    20, Leith Street (Google Map)
    Business hour: 4.30pm-1am
    Contact: +612-409 9681
  • Cendol Pak Ngah Ya
    In front of Masjid Jamiul Badawi, Kelapa Batas (Google Map)
    Business hour: 12pm-8pm
  • Delicious Ice Kacang
    Jalan Kuari, Bukit Mertajam (Under the Tree Shade) (Google Map)
    Business hour: Opens daily from 1pm-6pm
  • Jalan Raja Uda
    Jalan Raja Uda (Google Map)
    Business hour: Opens daily from 2pm-5pm


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