Roti Buaya

Crocodile Bread “Roti Buaya”

This bread has a special meaning for the people of Betawi. Foods with a shape inspired by the creation of this crocodile alligator habit of marrying only once during his life. Therefore crocodile bread is often used as a symbol of loyalty to a married couple. Crocodile bread is usually always present in any traditional Betawi wedding ceremony.

Photo by Ade Fadli. taken from flickr.

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