Crispy KangKong

This is a recipe for fried kangkong leaves with egg batter mixture. Kangkong is very abundant here in our country and there are many dishes that can be cooked with it.


4 bunches kangkong leaves, cleaned
1 & 1/2 cup water
3 cups corn starch
5 cups cooking oil
1 cup flour
1 pc boiled egg, grated medium
salt and monosodium glutamate ( MSG) to taste

How to cook Crispy KangKong:

  • Wash kangkong and drain leaves thoroughly. Remove leaves from stem. Set aside.
  • In a clean mixing bowl combine cornstarch, flour, egg, MSG, salt and water ( batter mixture ).
  • Mix until smooth in consistency. Heat oil to 250°F and reduce fire to medium.
  • Dip kangkong leaves one by one in batter and deep fry until crispy.
  • Put fried leaves in a plate lined with table tissue to drain oil from kangkong leaves.
  • Serve with sauce on the side.

Crispy Kangkong