Remembering Nam Pho “banh canh” in Hue

Remembering Nam Pho “banh canh” in Hue

NDO - It is often said that Hue is very quiet and sad in winter, especially when rain pours from day to day. However, the announcement of “Let’s eat Nam Pho 'banh canh' (thick noodle soup)” may dispel the sullen feeling and the cold. (Oct 18, 2020 12:57:23)


Small-anchovy sauce

  Sep 12, 2020 17:55:44
Small-anchovy sauce (mam ca ro) is made from a small variety of anchovy that has softer bones and greater savouriness. 

Vietnam’s cuisine sets five world records

  Sep 04, 2020 15:54:21
NDO – Vietnam’s cuisine has set world records as recognised by the World Records Union (Worldkings). 

Redtail fusilier in Kien Giang province

  Aug 30, 2020 16:01:05
Grilled “ca do”, or redtail fusilier, with pickled papaya is a popular afternoon snack in Ha Tien town, Kien Giang province. 

Vietnamese dishes add appealing flavour to Army Games 2020

  Aug 27, 2020 12:39:52
NDO – ‘Cha gio’ (Vietnamese sausage), rice crackers and roasted pig, which are popular dishes of the Vietnamese people, have added an appealing flavour to the ongoing Army Games 2020. 

Charcoal-like bread attracts customers in Quang Ninh

  Aug 23, 2020 12:22:29
A restaurant in Quang Ninh Province has attracted lots of customers with their charcoal black bread. 

Rice with salt: A delicacy of Hue imperial city

  Aug 16, 2020 10:21:12
NDO/VNA - People in the imperial capital of Hue are very good at cooking so they have many recipes to create unique and delicious dishes using salt with cereals, vegetables, meat and fish. One of these delicacies is rice served with salt. 

‘Bo nhung dam’: A must-try dish in Hanoi

  Aug 08, 2020 12:21:25
NDO/VNS - Hanoi is home to hundreds of delicious dishes and prominent among them is ‘Bo nhung dam’ (beef dipping in vinegar hotpot). 

Vietnamese baguette with cow offal in Ha Tien town

  Aug 01, 2020 15:31:44
‘Banh mi pha lau’ (baguette filled with cow offal) is an exotic street food thanks to the unique filling. 

Minced pork grilled in ‘dong’ leaves

  Jul 25, 2020 15:14:55
The meat is marinated with several spices including the ‘mac khen’ pepper, wrapped in layers of ‘dong’ leaves and grilled on a charcoal stove or placed inside wooden embers of a stove. 

Grilled chicken in bamboo tube

  Jul 19, 2020 16:31:01
Grilled chicken in bamboo tube is a famous dish of the Thai ethnic minority people in several northwestern provinces. 

“Thach gang”: A popular refresher of Hai Phong city

  Jul 05, 2020 11:30:09
“Thach gang” (home-made grass jelly) conjures up childhood memories for most people in the northern port city of Hai Phong. The fresh softness of the jelly melts on the tip of the tongue. 

Unique dishes in the upland area of Lam Binh

  Jul 01, 2020 11:44:07
NDO – One of the most attractive features for visitors to Lam Binh district in the northern province of Tuyen Quang is the unique cuisine and specialties of the upland area. 

Seaweed sweet soup - a cure for the summer heat

  Jun 28, 2020 10:31:48
A combination of green beans and seaweed, 'che dau xanh rong bien' is a perfect blend of land and sea, bringing natural fresh nutrients and a delightful flavour to eaters. 

Vietnamese noodles named among Asia’s best by CNN Travel

  Jun 27, 2020 11:07:25
NDO/VNA – Three types of Vietnamese noodles found a place on a list of Asia’s best noodles put together by CNN Travel to provide a beginner’s guide to popular Asian noodles made from ingredients such as rice, starch, wheat, and vegetables.