Mung bean pudding are light and refreshing making them wonderful summer desserts. The bounciness texture comes from konnyaku powder which is a natural extract from yam plant. This pudding are served delicious chilled. Mung beans, also known as green beans in Chinese. They can be used whole, split, or hulled. Whole beans are usually boiled. Split and hulled mung beans are grained into powders of light yellow in colour. Mung bean starch is extracted to make transparent cellophane noodles, also known as bean threads or glass noodles.