Confinement, a common practice in Asia, is a period of time for women to recuperate from childbirth. The confinement period focuses largely on food, with its diet intended on supporting the mother’s recovery and protecting both mother and child from falling ill.
This Red Glutinous Rice Wine Chicken Mee Sua recipe has sesame oil, ginger and rice wine, which are all rich in antioxidants and anti-inflammatory properties that support the wellbeing and recovery of mothers.
Didn’t give birth? It’s completely okay to have this! This recipe cooks a rich and comforting meal, perfect for a cold day or if you’re feeling a little under the weather.
This recipe is part of our confinement food recipes: click here for full series.