This is a wonderful replacement for conventional ice cream — the dessert is served cold, and looks like a real handful of precious stones.
Imagine your surprise when at the request to advise you some refreshing light dessert in Thailand you are offered a bowl ... with rubies! Of course, these are not real rubies — shiny red bits of something unknown but reminding this beautiful stone, and in addition — much like pomegranate seeds.
The secret of this culinary invention is in that it is made from juicy and crunchy water chestnuts, cut into slices, and stained with a special mixture of ruby colour. «Rubies» are poured with sweet syrup with the elusive scent of jasmine and coconut milk, and it may have the jackfruit added and always — crushed ice.
The dessert can serve as a viable alternative to the usual ice cream — a pleasant taste and charm; it is also great refreshment in the hot days.
More things to do in Phuket
Celebrate Songkran New Year
The tradition of impetuous water splashing during this holiday not only cheers up but is believed to purify souls.FREE22
Try the roasted crickets
The dish for the bravest of the foodies — and a great snack for a glass of beer, surprisingly. Besides, this exotic food is rich in protein and calcium.11
Try Yadong liquor
This is a very rare and exotic national Thai herb liqueur with a pleasant taste and aroma.7
Find a tridacna
Tridacna is a giant clam that produces pearls, and will impress the most experienced adventurers with its outstanding size.FREE14
Helping orphans is arguably the most important pursuit in one’s life. To hear a happy child laugh is the highest possible reward!FREE4Orphanage Centre
Ride an elephant
Staying in touch with animals and taking a walk outside in the beautiful exotic nature of Thailand will give you a boost of energy like no other. 80010Phuchada Safari Park
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