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Healthy Eight-Treasured Fa Gao

Healthy Eight-Treasured Fa Gao

Difficulty: Easy


  • 5g yeast

  • 25g water

  • 25g butter

  • 100g brown sugar

  • 6 pcs grade “A” eggs

  • 150g Jati glutinous rice flour

  • 150g Jati rice flour

  • 1/8 tsp salt

  • 1 tsp black sesame

  • 1 tsp white sesame

  • 1 tsp pumpkin seeds

  • 1 tsp raisins

  • 1 tsp orange peel

  • 1 tsp raisins

  • 1 tsp sunflower seeds

  • 1 tsp chopped red dates


  • Add water to yeast plus 1 tbsp sugar, wait for yeast to activate.
  • Melt butter in oven.
  • In a mixer, beat together eggs and brown sugar until thick and foamy.
  • Add in yeast by switching to slower speed.
  • Add in glutinous rice flour, rice flour and salt.
  • Fold in melted butter, black sesame seeds, white sesame seeds, pumpkin seeds, raisins, orange peel, raisins, sunflower seeds and chopped red dates.
  • Pour the batter into a baking pan, and allow proofing for 1 hour and 20 minutes precisely.
  • Allow first 10 minutes for preheating. Place the pan into oven and bake for 40 minutes.
  • Once done, overturn the baking pan, slice the bread when it is cool to touch.