Hoi An locals busy preparing traditional cakes for Doan Ngo festival

Hoi An locals busy preparing traditional cakes for Doan Ngo festival

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.  (Jun 18, 2018 18:11:25)


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.  

Com – A Vietnamese specialty

  May 13, 2018 17:10:08
One of the origins of Com (green sticky rice) can be traced to Vong village, 7 km west of downtown Hanoi. The legend begins with a severe famine in the village many years ago.  

Vietnam cuisine to become a unique tourism product

  May 12, 2018 18:00:31
NDO - Making Vietnam become the 'Kitchen of the World' is considered a promising approach for a "smoke-free industry”, as well as the country's cuisine, especially in the context that the tourism industry needs to build its characteristic products to attract tourists, especially international visitors. 

Nem nuong Cai Rang, a specialty of Can Tho

  May 05, 2018 11:10:16
The Mekong river delta city of Can Tho is well-known for Cai Rang district’s Nem nuong (literally grilled sausage). The dish is a real Vietnamese grilled pork sausage or grilled meatball served with rice noodles or rice as a main course. 

Four Seasons of Flavour food space launched in Da Nang

  Apr 30, 2018 17:20:16
NDO - A food space large enough to accommodate 5,000 customers was launched on April 29 at Sun World Danang Wonders, an entertainment complex in the central city of Da Nang. 

Pomelo sweet pudding: A great summertime treat.

  Apr 29, 2018 14:55:15
A pomelo sweet pudding is such a great summertime treat as it is light, easy to eat, and very good for health.  

Mouth-watering local specialties made of frogs in Bac Giang province

  Apr 22, 2018 07:40:41
NDO/VNA - Bac Giang has impressed tourists with some mouth-watering local specialties made of frogs. 

Bac Me lam rice

  Apr 15, 2018 15:45:13
Ha Giang has rich fields with many types of tasty rice, therefore Bac Me lam rice has become a unique dish of the Tay communities. 

Mon Asian Food Festival to be held in April

  Apr 12, 2018 17:28:01
NDO – The Mon Asian Food Festival (MAFF) will take place for the first time in Hanoi, from April 20 to 24, and Ha Long City, from April 27 to 29, as part of the activities to celebrate the national tourism year 2018. 

Making jellyfish a summer delight

  Apr 08, 2018 15:47:42
One food that has emerged as a gourmet favourite for summer in Vietnam is the jellyfish salad, which is appreciated not only for its taste, but also for its medicinal properties. 

Vietnamese food an attractive tourism product

  Apr 03, 2018 17:08:45
NDO/VNA - The culinary festival “Essence of Vietnamese food” will take place in Ho Chi Minh City from April 6-8, introducing special dishes from across the nation, as part of activities to promote food tourism. 

Mong Chicken

  Mar 31, 2018 18:15:44
Mong Chicken is considered as the speciality of the Mong ethnic groups in Tay Ninh. 

Vietnam tourism sector honours culinary artisans

  Mar 30, 2018 17:35:20
NDO – The Vietnamese tourism sector presented the title “Top Vietnamese culinary artisans”, for the first time, to three individuals, namely Ton Nu Thi Ha, Bui Thi Suong and Pham Anh Tuyet, at a ceremony in Hanoi on March 30.