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Wonderfarm Bird's Nest White Fungus Drink

Jetgirly Jan 17, 2010 03:45 PM

Has anyone tried this? I saw it at T&T Supermarket here in Alberta, Canada. T&T is the go-to Asian grocery store. The ingredients are water, sugar, "white fungus" and "birds nest"; it comes in a can that looks like an energy drink. I found a photo of it online here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/megz/896...

Anyways, I bought a bottle (it was only $1.25!) and mailed it to my brother (okay, postage was $10...) in hopes that he and his roommates can find a way to make a delicious cocktail out of it.

However, I still want to hear what it tastes like!

  1. ipsedixit Jan 18, 2010 11:36 AM

    It'll be sweet, but not overpoweringly so. Really just a mild taste that's complemented by the slippery (some say "slimy") texture of the white fungus.

    Pic below is what the contents of the can look like.

     
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      sweethaven Jan 18, 2010 11:29 AM

      it's best eaten chilled. simple syrup with lots of interesting textures. very light dessert. white fungus is good for the complexion. go have some!

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