5 most traditional trade villages in Mekong Delta

traditional trade villages in Mekong Delta

The Mekong River Delta has an interlacing river system and fat land. However, 300 years ago, this place is still wild land region, many ethnic groups such as Kinh, Khmer, Champa come here to make a fresh start. Therefore, the culture here is very wealthy, diverse and has its specific. In process stabilizing life, trade […]


List of Vietnamese foods

Noodle dishes Soup cake (with crab/fish cake/duck/pork leg): Bánh canh (cua/chả cá/vịt/giò heo) Soup cake (Banh canh) is a noodle soup but it isn’t called noodle soup because it’s different from other Vietnamese noodle soup. The broth of some Vietnamese rice noodle soups is clear while the broth of Soup cake (Banh Canh) is gelatinous. The […]


Vietnamese water lily bulb sweet soup (Che cu sung) 

Vietnamese water lily bulb sweet soup

Vietnamese sweet soups (Chè) are the most popular desserts in Vietnam. There are various Vietnamese sweet soups in different regions in the country. A simple Black bean sweet soup can refresh you in the evening. Mung bean sweet soup with tangerine peel warm your stomach at night. A glass of Pomelo sweet soup at a street food stall […]


Vietnamese lesser yam pudding (Che cu tu)

Vietnamese lesser yam pudding

Let’s make the delicious Vietnamese lesser yam pudding (Chè củ từ): Ingredients: Lesser yams: 200g Water: 1l Sugar: 150g Tapioca starch: 50g Directions: Wash and peel lesser yams, cut them into cubes with a side of 1 cm. Cook lesser yam cubes until tender. Add sugar, stir until the sugar is dissolved. Mix tapioca starch and […]


Vietnamese corn sweet soup recipe

Vietnamese corn sweet soup

Vietnamese corn sweet soup is good for health and so cheap in Mekong Delta! Here is another recipe for Corn sweet soup which is more complex: Ingredients: Corns: 20 Shredded coconut meat: 300g Glutinous rice: 100g Pandan leaves: 10 Salt: 1 teaspoon Sugar: at your wish Steps: Peel, wash, slice corns. Pound a half of corns. Soak […]


Water chestnut and mung bean sweet soup – Vietnamese traditional food

Water mung bean sweet soup with chestnut sweet

Water mung bean sweet soup with chestnut sweet – a Vietnamese traditional food in Hanoi is an elegant delicacy which has attracted most of the people. It has been said that Water chestnut sweet soup was created based on Luc tao xa (Lục tàu xá) – a Chinese food from mung bean which is cooked until tender and broken. To meet […]


Palmyra sweet soup in An Giang

Ben Tre province in Mekong Delta is famous for thousands of coconut tree with high-quality coconut fruits. An Giang province is considered as the kingdom of palmyra palm. This kind of tree represents for the entire province. They are very useful in applications for thatching houses, making mats, rugs, cooking various dishes. The fruit which measures 4 […]