Peanut Mochi Lotus Bun Recipe
Arroyo Kitchen Lotus Buns
Bun Preparations: Steam:
Use an electrical steam or traditional steamer.
Toss buns into steamer and leave in steamer for 5 to 10 minutes.
Wrap bun(s) with wet paper towel.
Microwave on low for 30 to 45 seconds.
Prepare the Lotus Buns using the methods above.
Cut a peanut mochi in half and place inside the buns.
Garnish with peanut powder and mint leaves.
Find Peanut Mochi at your local Japanese market or on Amazon.
For people who have nut allergy, this recipe is not recommended.
To substitute for the peanut mochi, Red bean mochi and Taro mochi is a great alternative.