How to Cook Congee with Mung Bean

The mung bean is a common coarse cereal. Rich in protein and vitamins, mung beans are considered a kind of healthy food. They have a tremendous ability to remove heat and detoxify the body and are very suitable for cooking in summer. Congee with mung beans is quite popular during the summer.

Ingredients:

250g rice and 150g mung beans

Seasonings: 20g white sugar

Note: The amount of the seasonings listed above can be adjusted according to personal taste.

Preparation:

  • Wash the rice and mung beans.
  • Soak the mung beans for about two hours.

Cooking Instructions:

  • Boil the mung beans on high in about 1750ml of water.
  • After boiling, boil on low for about 30 minutes
  • Add rice to the boiling water. Boil on medium for about 20 minutes.
  • Turn off the heat and add the white sugar. The congee with mung beans is done!

Note: Stir the congee while boiling to avoid sticking.

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I updated this article on March 1, 2014
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