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mochi & what it is...

leanbean

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hello everyone...

can anyone please tell me if mochi is a fermented food...like tofu? i'm assuming it isn't, but i could certainly be wrong...thanks so much!

l.b. 🙂
 

Mike Cash

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You assume correctly. It is not fermented.

It's cooked rice which has been mercilessly pounded into a sticky dough in a mortar.
 
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