Vietnamese pho named world’s 20th best food experience

Vietnamese pho named world’s 20th best food experience

NDO/VNA - Vietnamese pho has been named the world’s 20th best food experience by world travel guide book publisher the Lonely Planet. (Aug 16, 2018 11:27:29)


Street food in Vietnam: Your Top 10 dishes

  Jul 25, 2018 15:44:33
The cheapest and one of the most delicious places to find cuisine in Vietnam is in a traditional open-air market. Here, single-dish food stalls, run mostly by women, offer finely crafted dishes passed from mother to daughter for generations. 

Mien Luon (Eel noodles)

  Jul 22, 2018 15:25:43
One delicious specialty visitors should try when they come to Ninh Binh is the local dish of eel noodles. 

Snail noodle soup: A dish brings the breath of Hanoi

  Jul 16, 2018 08:55:35
Like the French, the Vietnamese eat snails too, but not the same kind of snails. They eat oc (Vietnamese freshwater snails), which are smaller and chewier than their land-based cousins. 'Bun oc' (snail noodle soup) is a dish that brings the breath of Hanoi. 

Trang Tien ice cream, a Hanoian specialty

  Jul 06, 2018 16:35:08
NDO/VNA - Arriving in Hanoi in the hot summer, a lot of Hanoians will recommend you go straight to Trang Tien street to get an ice cream. The popular ice cream has become a specialty the city after more than 60 years of sales. 

Bun Tom (shrimp vermicelli noodle)

  Jul 01, 2018 16:32:31
No one can tell for how long such a simple food has been an essential part of Hai Phong gastronomy. It is something worth trying, like the rest of Vietnamese cuisine, for its unique taste as well as the method of cooking.  

Banh Hoi (Rice noodle sheet)

  Jun 23, 2018 18:37:09
Its name is a little bit confusing, it’s actually not a cake at all, but a dish of thin rice noodles woven into intricate bundles. 

Hoi An locals busy preparing traditional cakes for Doan Ngo festival

  Jun 18, 2018 18:11:25
NDO – From the early the morning of June 18 (the fifth day of the fifth Lunar month), Le Thi Ty's family (Cam Chau ward, Hoi An city, Quang Nam province) has busy preparing the last batch of u tro cakes for the Doan Ngo Festival, the second most significant festival in Vietnam, behind the Lunar New Year holiday, which falls on June 18 this year.  

The taste of Hanoi’s autumn

  Jun 17, 2018 10:31:57
Hanoi’s autumn is also the season for ‘com’ or young sticky rice flakes. ‘Com’ can be eaten directly or mixed with other food ingredients to create a variety of tasty dishes, including ‘cha com’ (com paste).  

Bowls of ‘chao trai’ delight Hanoi

  Jun 10, 2018 15:09:13
Nearly every Hanoian knows about 'chao trai', or mother-of-pearl rice porridge, which has been appreciated for its rich and aromatic flavour for decades.  

Huynh De Crab

  Jun 02, 2018 18:42:35
There are many types of fresh and delicious yet cheap seafood in Khanh Hoa, such as shrimp, sea snails, mussels, lobsters, oysters, but Huynh De Crab is the most famous speciality.  

Festival offers a taste of Southern region’s cuisine

  May 31, 2018 16:33:14
NDO - The eighth annual Southern Land Cuisine Festival opened at Dam Sen park in Ho Chi Minh City on May 31, offering visitors a chance to savour the best flavours and specialties of the region.  

Duc Cake in Nghe An

  May 27, 2018 15:26:02
Nowadays, after the ebb and flow of history, Duc Cake is still a familiar cuisine to every family in Nghe An.  

Salted round eggplant: A side dish that pushes main dishes aside

  May 20, 2018 15:19:54
Any gourmet worth his salt knows that side-dishes are crucial additions to most meals, and some of them are so tasty that they are as important, if not more so, than the main dish.  

Japanese film "Shoplifters" wins Cannes' Palme d'Or

  May 20, 2018 06:20:36
Japanese film "Shoplifters", portrait of a poor and improvised family directed by director Hirokazu Kore-eda, won Saturday (May 19) evening the Palme d'Or of the 71st Cannes Film Festival.