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Banh nuong, banh deo
December 19, 2007        1,422 views

"Banh nuong, banh deo" are a traditional specialty of the Mid Autumn Festival, a children's festival.

Rice vermicelli soup
December 04, 2007        2,444 views

It is almost impossible to resist the temptation of tasting "Bun thang" soup when you see it dished up in a bowl put on a low bamboo table in the old Dong Xuan Market, even if you are not hungry.

Mut Tet
November 25, 2007        1,763 views

No Vietnamese New Year party is complete without a tray of mut, or candied fruits and vegetables.

Round sticky rice cakes with pork pie
November 22, 2007        2,005 views

According to a Vietnamese folk tale, banh giay gio was invented by a prince named Lang Lieu. As a way to determine his successor, the prince's father had instructed his many sons to find the most delicious foods in the world.

Nuoc mam: Hold your nose and dive in
November 20, 2007        1,962 views

Nuoc mam, fish sauce, is the most essential ingredient for everyday meals and cooking in Viet Nam.

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