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Khuc Pie: A gift from Hanoi’s rural areaicon
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Khuc Pie: A gift from Hanoi’s rural area

The fragrance of steaming khuc pie will live forever as one of most potent childhood memories of Hanoian.

 
Banh mi – the iconic dish of Vietnamicon

Banh mi – the iconic dish of Vietnam

TRAVEL
01/04/2021

When it comes to Vietnamese cuisine, one of the first images that appear in most people’s mind is banh mi.

Four Vietnamese facilities named Asia’s 50 best restaurantsicon

Four Vietnamese facilities named Asia’s 50 best restaurants

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17/03/2021

Four Vietnamese eateries have been included in the Inaugural “Essence of Asia” Collection, an unranked collection by Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants.

Vietnamese exquisite herbs and spicesicon

Vietnamese exquisite herbs and spices

TRAVEL
15/03/2021

There are hard and fast rules about what spices and herbs can be used in what Vietnamese dishes and there’s no room for deviation.

Unique version of spring rollsicon

Unique version of spring rolls

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15/03/2021

A noodle soup with special name and special ingredients from the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang

Vietnamese food: Bamboo shoots and squid soupicon

Vietnamese food: Bamboo shoots and squid soup

TRAVEL
25/02/2021

Bat Trang Village is not only famous for its ceramic products but also its unique cuisine. 

Vietnamese food: Fried spring rollsicon

Vietnamese food: Fried spring rolls

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21/02/2021

Spring rolls are often served on big occasions such as major ceremonies and Lunar New Year, giving a rich taste of the traditional Vietnamese cuisine.

Ha Long hand-made squid paste: A delicacy of Quang Ninh provinceicon

Ha Long hand-made squid paste: A delicacy of Quang Ninh province

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17/02/2021

'Cha muc' (squid paste) is a delicious dish which has won the favour of both local residents in Ha Long City and tourists. It tops the list of must-try dishes for visitors to the northern province of Quang Ninh

Vietnamese food: Hue beef noodle soupicon

Vietnamese food: Hue beef noodle soup

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05/01/2021

The noodle soup can taste a little different in Hanoi compared to the authentic Huế dish, but some say they prefer the lighter broth and heartier portion of toppings.

A signature hotpot in the Mekong Deltaicon

A signature hotpot in the Mekong Delta

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05/01/2021

Linh (cirrhinus jullieni) fish and dien dien (Egyptian riverhemp or Sesbania sesban) flowers are omnipresent in the Mekong Delta during the flooding season.

Banh cuon Cao Bang, a must-try dish in Hanoiicon

Banh cuon Cao Bang, a must-try dish in Hanoi

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04/01/2021

The mountainous dish can be eaten with minced pork paste, fried meat roll, steamed egg and spicy salted bamboo shoot.

The smorgasbord of sauces in Vietnamese cuisineicon

The smorgasbord of sauces in Vietnamese cuisine

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03/01/2021

Making sauces to accompany food is a challenge for any chef and the world of sauces can be a jungle that novice cooks falter in. 

Pho rolls: a Hanoian specialtyicon

Pho rolls: a Hanoian specialty

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01/01/2021

Pho rolls is a well-known dish of Hanoi. Easy to make, this dish has its unique taste from the stir-fried beef inside and the dipping sauce.

Vietnamese food: Grilled pig's leg with noodlesicon

Vietnamese food: Grilled pig's leg with noodles

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27/12/2020

Shrimp paste maybe smelly to many, but when it is mixed with galangal and pig’s legs, it can create a rich flavoured dish. 

Vietnamese food: Mud creeper with coconut milkicon

Vietnamese food: Mud creeper with coconut milk

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20/12/2020

Ốc len xào dừa (mud creeper with coconut milk) is a popular dish in HCM City.

A dish typical of Hanoi’s delicate culinary styleicon

A dish typical of Hanoi’s delicate culinary style

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18/12/2020

Bun Thang, or Hanoi-style rice vermicelli soup, is a peculiar dish showing a delicate culinary style of Hanoians. This is a perfect combination of colors and flavors. 

Vietnamese noodle soup - version of Can Thoicon

Vietnamese noodle soup - version of Can Tho

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28/11/2020

Rice noodle soup with pork is a specialty in the Mekong Delta but well known across the country. The dish has many versions. One of the most tasty is Can Tho-style noodle soup.

Vietnamese food: Fried insectsicon

Vietnamese food: Fried insects

TRAVEL
25/11/2020

It may look like a bushtucker trial on I'm A Celebrity, but don't knock creepy crawly food until you've tried it. In Vietnam they are popular snacks to nibble while enjoying a beer. Are you a fan? Or too scared to try?