Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes was created to share with friends, relatives and those who interested in nonya cooking receipes.
Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes was created to share with friends, relatives and those who interested in nonya cooking receipes.

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes was created to 
share with friends, relatives and those who interested in nonya cooking receipes.

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes a very special and satisfying Nonya dish. The skin of the roll is made of eggs and flour, similar to a heavy crepe. The roll is then filled with finely shredded vegetables, bits of cooked prawns, tofu and pork and garnished with lettuce leaf, fresh bean sprouts, lup cheong (Chinese sausage), freshly pounded chilli, garlic and sweet thick black sauce.

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls Filling Ingredients:

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 600 gm chicken meat or belly pork, cut into thin strips

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 1 teaspoon salt

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 600 gm small prawns, shelled (shells reserved for stock)

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 1 teaspoon salt

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 9 cups water

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 7 tablespoons oil

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 3 whole pods garlic, minced

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 5 tablespoons preserved soy beans, ground lightly

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 2 kg turnip, shredded

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 3 cans (552 gm) bamboo shoots, drained and shredded

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 10 firm soybean cakes, cut into strips and fried

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 1 teaspoon salt

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls Garnishing Ingredients:

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 2 heads lettuce

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 20 red chillies, ground

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 3 whole pods garlic, ground

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes black sweet sauce

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 600 gm beansprouts, tailed and scalded

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 1 large cucumber, shredded finely

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 300 gm small prawns, shelled and steamed

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 4 medium crabs, steamed and meat extracted

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 300 gm roasted peanuts, ground

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 300 gm shallots, sliced and fried crisp

Made into thin omelettes and sliced finely:

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 5 eggs

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes ¼ teaspoon salt

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes ¼ teaspoon pepper

Make smooth egg Popiah skins:

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes Egg Skin

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 10 eggs

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 8½ cups water

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes 600 gm flour

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes ½ teaspoon salt

Note: To make smooth egg skins, pan has to be just hot to set skin. If it is too hot skin will turn out perforated.

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls Filling Step by Step:

1. Season meat with salt and leave aside. Season prawns with salt and leave aside.

2. Boil prawn shells in water for 5-10 minutes. Strain.

3. Heat oil in a kuali and lightly brown garlic. Add preserved soy beans and fry until fragrant. Pour in prawn stock and when it comes to a boil add turnip and bamboo shoots. When it starts to boil again add meat. Simmer gently for 1½ hours or transfer to a pressure cooker and pressure cook for 30 minutes. Add soybean cakes, prawns and salt to taste and simmer for another 10 minutes.

4. This filling may be prepared a day early, kept refrigerated and reheated before use.

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls Garnishing Step by Step:

Prepare garnishing ingredients while cooking filling. To cut preparation time, crabmeat can be extracted a day ahead and frozen. Roasted ground peanuts and shallot crisps can also be prepared well ahead and kept in airtight containers.

Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls Popiah Egg Skin Step by Step:

1. Lightly beat eggs with a fork and gradually stir in water. Sift flour into a bowl and add egg mixture gradually together with salt. Blend well and strain mixture to remove lumps. Leave for 20 minutes.

2. Lightly grease a 25 cm non-stick pan with a brush. Heat. Pour a ladleful of batter (about 3 tablespoons) or enough to spread over base of pan thinly, and cook over very low heat for 2 minutes or until pancake leaves side of pan. Remove and place on a flat dish. Repeat process and stack egg skins until batter is used up.

3. To serve Popiah, put an egg skin on a plate. Place a piece of lettuce on the edge. Spread with as much fresh ground chilli, ground garlic, black sweet sauce, beansprouts and cucumber as desired. Place 2 tablespoons of filling, drained of gravy, on top, then add a few steamed prawns, omelette strips and crabmeat. Sprinkle a little roasted ground peanuts and shallot crisps on top. Wrap and carefully roll up like a swiss roll.



Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes was created to share with friends, relatives and those who interested in nonya cooking receipes.
          Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes was created to share with friends, relatives and those who interested in nonya cooking receipes.
Nonya Popiah or Nonya Egg Rolls - Nonya Vegetable Recipes was created to share with friends, relatives and those who interested in nonya cooking receipes.