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 […]

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Banana mixed with shredded coconut meat

Banana Mixed With Shredded Coconut Meat

Banana and coconut are everywhere in Mekong Delta. Coming to this beautiful and peaceful land, you can see small cottages under green gardens of many fruit trees, including banana trees, coconut trees. Local people have created various delicious dishes from these fruits: Sweet soup with banana and coconut cream, Grilled banana in glutinous rice which […]

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Tan Phong Islet in Mekong Delta

Tan Phong Islet

Tan Phong Island in Tien River is administrated by Tan Phong commune, Cai Lay district, Tien Giang province. Tan Phong Island was formerly Cu Island under Dinh Vien district and composed by 6 beautiful islands with a total area of 2,430 ha. With its alluvial and freshwater during the year, Tan Phong retains the convenient position in […]

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Cho Gao Grilled Pork Cake

Cho Gao Grilled Pork Cake

Cho Gao district in Tien Giang province (Mekong Delta) is famous for Grilled pork cake (Cha nuong). The food is not only cooked for meals but also festivals, death anniversary, first birthday party. The main ingredient of this dish is pork shoulder which becomes more tender as it cooks and benefits from a lengthy cook time. […]

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Bloating fern-shaped cake at Hang Bong market

Bloating Fern Shaped Cake At Hang Bong Market

Bloating fern-shaped cake (or Banh beo) is a familiar, strange and tasty food. An interesting fact about this cake is its name. The round and thin Banh beo looks like a leaf of green water fern (bloating fern, “beo” in Vietnamese), so that it is called Bloating fern-shaped cake (or “Banh beo”). According to some people, “beo” […]

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Tien Giang Va Cake

Tien Giang Va Cake

Va cake (or Gia cake, Banh va, Banh gia) is specialty food of Tien Giang province. Coming to Giong market in Go Cong Tay district, Tien Giang province, travelers should not miss this amazingly tasty and smelling cake. No one know when their ancestors created Banh va recipe, they only know they have eaten and taught […]

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