Do you like enjoy a warm drink at night? If yes, this traditional beverage from Indonesia is really worth to try. It is namely ronde, a sort of sweet ginger drinks with the filling of the balls made from rice flour and brown sugar. In Yogyakarta, there are some stalls or places that are really famous for their delicious ronde. What are they? Check the list out.
Wedang Ronde Mbah Payem
Mbah Payem is a grannie who has opened a ronde stall since many years ago. So, it is not exaggerated to say that the ronde here is really legendary and popular for the delicious taste. The stall of Mbah Payem is located in the Kauman Crossroad, Yogyakarta, around 100 meters from the Northern Square of Yogyakarta palace. Mbah Payem still maintains the traditional method to make the ronde. That’s why; the taste is really authentic and original.
Wedang Ronde Lek Dhie
Located in the Dagen Street number 7-12, Sosromenduran, Gedong Tengen, Yogyakarta, this ronde stall opens from 5.00 pm to midnight. Yes, the stall is indeed one of the specialties of the night culinary. Meanwhile, the delicious taste of ronde makes Wedang Ronde Lek Dhie one of the favorite stalls in Yogyakarta. The ronde made by Lek Dhie is popular for the good smell from the natural spices. Besides the sweet flour-rice balls, it is also added by the pieces of sugar palm fruits and fried peanuts. Don’t forget to enjoy this beverage along with the snacks available in this stall.
Bakmi Jawa and Wedang Ronde Sor Ringin
Well, the name of the stall means the Javanese noodle and ronde drink under the Banyan tree. Indeed, the stall is placed under the Banyan Tree, Condong Catur, Yogyakarta. Just like the name, the most favorite menu in this place is not the ronde drink only. It also provides Bakmi Jawa or the Javanese noodle, a kind of dishes from noodle that are cooked using Javanese recipes and traditional spices. If you are about coming here, sure, you need to order both of them.
Quite different from the others, Ronde Wasis offers the Temanggung taste of ronde. As information, Temanggung is small regency in Central Java, Indonesia which is actually not too far from Yogyakarta. The characteristic is that the soup of the ronde is really sweet as well as there are more fried peanuts. Do you want to try this one? You can go to the area of Affandi Street, Sleman, Yogyakarta and find the stall.