dessert, snack |
ready to eat
Apam Balik is a pancake or more like a waffle that is usually filled with sugar, corn and peanuts but there can also be many variations from chocolate fillings to even Durian.
also known as:
Terang Bulan, Ban Chien Kuih, Peanut pancake
Apam Balik liturally means "turnover pancake".
There is a thick version of Apam Balik but also crepe-like thin version.
In Indonesia it is also know as Terang Bulan.
batter: flour, baking soda, sugar, egg, milk, vanilla extract |
filling: melted butter, sugar, crushed peanuts, sweet corn (this is the standard filling, but many other varieties exist) Where to find?
Apam Balik can be found at road-side stalls and night markets (Pasar Malam)
lorry converted into an Apam Balik stall
at TTDI Bazaar Ramadhan
frying the mixture in the hot pan
at Kampung Baru Bazaar Ramadhan
preparing the batter
at a Pasar Malam
dessert with sugar and coconut flakes in a green rolled up pancake
very creative type of Roti Canai - cripsy and sweet