Category Archives: Vietnamese food and drinks

Delicious Tastes With Fish Treats In Saigon

Take a sweet tasting fish, add some sour and bitter herbs, and presto, you have lẩu cá kèo (spiny goby hot pot) Herbs and vegetables served alongside lẩu cá kèo: split water spinach, water mimosa, and rau đắng Go around … Continue reading

Delicious Octopus Dishes In Saigon

Octopus is one of delicious Vietnamese street food you should try when traveling in Vietnam. There are many ways to process this ingredient from steam to fry with many adding other ingredients. In recent day, many delicious dishes from octopus … Continue reading

Traveling In Ben Tre And Enjoy Delicious Food With Coconut Palms

The coconut tree not only yields the delicious and versatile nut, but also other parts that go into some amazing dishes Known as the land of coconuts, Ben Tre Province in the Mekong Delta evokes a rural image of the palms … Continue reading

Enjoy Pork n’ Coconut In Mekong Delta Area

Thit kho nuoc dua (braised pork with boiled egg and coconut juice) is one of the most popular dishes in southern Vietnam. Thit kho nuoc dua is one of the most popular Tet dishes in southern Vietnam. During the holidays, a … Continue reading

The Delicious Food In Hanoi You Should Try

Culinary art is one of the most interesting things for visitors’ discovery in Hanoi. The city’s most famous cuisine is Pho (noodle) but there are many other cuisines that visitors should not miss to taste. Bun Oc (noodles and snails) … Continue reading

Sour flavors In Vietnamese Cuisine

Sour flavors play an important role in Vietnamese cuisine. In the summer time, appetites are lost due to heat and humidity. Yet naturally sour foods tend to refresh a meal. On special occasions such as Tet (Lunar new year) or other … Continue reading

Canh Chua – A Popular Food Of Vietnamese In Hot Summer Days

Ever seen construction workers drinking hot tea in the blazing early-afternoon sun? Ever seen office workers hunkering down to piping hot bowls of soup in the midday heat? They do it because hot liquids actually help cool the body. Drinking … Continue reading

Traveling And Enjoying Royal Banana In Ha Nam Province

Chuối ngự, Ha Nam Province’s ‘royal’ banana, being sold in a market in neighboring Nam Dinh town. Visitors to the northern province of Ha Nam should not miss the chance to enjoy chuối ngự, a banana variety that grows best in … Continue reading

Enjoy Hades’ Rice In Hue City

Coming to a Hue restaurant, diners will be startled with the name Com am phu (Hades’ rice) on the menu, but then will crave it with its eye-catching presentation and flavor. The name sounds very strange due its underworld connotations making … Continue reading

The 8th International Tourism Expo Ho Chi Minh City 2012

From 13 to 15 September at Sai Gon Exhibition and Convention Center – SECC (Ho Chi Minh City), Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism in collaboration with People’s Committee and Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Ho Chi Minh … Continue reading