Banana blossom salad

Banana Blossom In Vietnam

Nom hoa chuoi or Banana blossom salad is an authentic Vietnamese dish. Nom hoa chuoi is not only delicious but also healthy. Banana blossom easily found in the countryside of Vietnam is he key soul of this food. It’s a perfect blends of crunchy shredded banana blossom, fresh herbs, flavorful pork/shrimp/chicken, crispy crushed peanuts, sweet […]

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Vietnamese Sweet and Sour Soup

Vietnamese Sweet and Sour Soup

Vietnamese sweet and sour soup (Canh chua) is a comfortable, healthy and delicious food. Vietnamese Sweet and Sour Soup has four basic tastes: sweet, sour, salty and spicy. This soup help to warm dinner’s body on cold and rainy days and beat the heat from dinner’s body on summer days. It is a favorite food […]

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Vietnamese Fermented Foods

Vietnamese Fermented Acetes Paste Or Mam Ruoc

Fermented foods have played an important role in Vietnamese cuisine. Mother Nature gives Vietnam lots of meat, fishes, shrimps, vegetables… Fermentation is a good way to process waste foods in many countries including Vietnam. Vietnamese fermented foods are not only delicious but also healthy. People in Vietnam can eat raw fermented foods or use them […]

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A Guide to Vietnamese Rolls

Vietnamese rolls

In Vietnam, steamed rice is healthy and cheap food usually eaten at home, warm noodle soups are favorite when it rains or it’s cold. Vietnamese rolls have played an important part of the country cuisine, there aren’t less than dozen of roll recipes from North to South Vietnam. Rolls are easy to make and taste. […]

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Pha Lau – Vietnamese Stew with Organ Meats

Pha lau - Noodle Soup With Stewed Organs In Vietnam

Pha Lau or Vietnamese Stew with Organ Meats, Stewed Organ Meats is favorite street food cooked from beef organ meats (beef tripe, intestine, heart, thymus, kidney, stomach and lungs) or pork organs (pork intestine, stomach) and pork ears. These organs are stewed in coconut water with curry powder, five spices and other ingredients for many hours until […]

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Saigon coffee with condensed milk

Saigon Coffee - Vot

Saigon coffee with condensed milk or Ca phe sua Coffee with condensed milk has become a Saigon specialty which any tourist would like to try once on their trip to this city. Saigon is full of places where we can try a tasty cup of coffee. The Bloomberg has voted 10 most unique and tasty in the […]

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How Saigon people enjoy coffee?

How Saigon people enjoy coffee

Coffee is not a drink in Saigon anymore, but a part of culture. Coffee is not a smelling and delicious drink, but the talk while sipping coffee, relationship between people who love to drink coffee at the same places. Tourists coming to Saigon usually enjoy coffee at luxury bars, restaurants and cafes on main roads […]

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Vietnamese sand paintings

Vietnamese sand paintings

Sand paintings have been popular around the world for a long long time. Artists in different countries have used colorful sand to create many kinds of wonderful paintings. It has been said that Mrs. Y Lan who lives in Saigon found Vietnamese sand paintings in 1997. On a trip to Binh Thuan province where there are many […]

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Lotus – the national flower of Vietnam

Lotus - the national flower of Vietnam

Lotus – the national flower of Vietnam. Flowers make the life of humans more interesting. Talking about flowers, Vietnamese people usually talk about lotus. Four fold song sentences any Vietnamese people also cures to know by heart: In the pond rammer, nothing is nicer than lotus, Green leaf, white flower with yellow pistil in the […]

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