Homemade Lumpiang Togue Recipe Video

Lumpiang Togue is a variation of the spring roll. Instead of meat, Mung bean sprouts (locally known as togue) are used as the major ingredient. This dish is a popular appetizer and snack in the Philippines and it is best eaten when dipped in spicy vinegar with onions and whole peppercorn. When I think of Lumpiang Togue, I remember the “Jollijeeps” in Makati who sells this for meryenda. I also remember my childhood days; one of our neighbors sells meryenda and lumpiang togue is one of the favorites. Of course, turon, bananaque, and Kamoteque are never left behind. I like this dish for its simplicity. Good food need not to be expensive and tasty to be enjoyed. Try this Lumpiang Togue recipe and let me know your thoughts.

Summary

Difficulty LevelEasyHealth IndexJust Enjoy
Servings4Cuisine
CourseTaste
FeelMethod
Main Ingredient

Ingredients

 Mung bean sprouts1 Pound (Togue)
 Carrot1 Medium, julienned
 Garlic1 Teaspoon, minced
 Onion1 Tablespoon, minced
 Fish sauce2 Tablespoon
 Dried shrimps3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
 Fried tofu1 Cup (16 tbs), chopped
 Ground black pepper1⁄8 Teaspoon
 Spring roll wrapper4
 Cooking oil4 Cup (64 tbs)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 2261 Calories from Fat 2106

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 239 g367.5%

Saturated Fat 34 g169.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0.52 mg

Sodium 607.7 mg25.3%

Total Carbohydrates 27 g9.2%

Dietary Fiber 4.9 g19.4%

Sugars 7.7 g

Protein 15 g29.2%

Vitamin A 51.8% Vitamin C 27.7%

Calcium 23.7% Iron 22%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Directions

1. Heat a wok or a frying pan and put-in 2 tablespoons of cooking oil.
2. When the oil is hot enough, Sauté the garlic and onions.
3. Add the dried shrimps and cook for 1 minute.
4. Put-in the fried tofu then stir.
5. Add the fish sauce and ground black pepper.
6. Put-in the mung bean sprouts and cook for 2 minutes.
7. Add the carrot and cook for 1 to 2 minutes. Remove from the pan and let cool.
8. Wrap the cooked vegetable in spring roll (lumpia) wrapper.
9. Pour the remaining cooking oil in a cooking pot or deep fryer then apply heat.
10. Deep fry the wrapped lumpia until the color of the wrapper turns golden brown.
11. Remove from the cooking pot or deep fryer and place in a container lined with paper towel to absorb excess oils.
12. Transfer to a serving plate
13. Serve with vinegar and onion dip.
14. Share and enjoy!

Editors Review

Would you like to treat you family to an Asian delicacy this weekend? Watch this video to learn a fabulous Homemade Lumpiang Togue recipe. The dish is packed with flavors and never fails to impress as an appetizer.
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