Crab soup – A pride of Hai Phong people

Crab soup – A pride of Hai Phong people

‘Banh da cua’, a dish featuring banh da (locally-made flat rice noodles), crab meat, pork broth and vegetables, is the pride of the people in the northern port city of Hai Phong, just as 'pho' is to Hanoians. (Nov 10, 2018 11:58:24)


Association launched to promote Vietnam’s culinary culture

  Sep 14, 2018 17:20:07
NDO – A ceremony was held in Ho Chi Minh City on September 14 to announce the establishment of the Vietnam Cuisine Culture Association (VCCA) and the association’s vision, strategy and action plan for the 2018-2020 period. 

Lotus root soup – A tasty and healthy appetizer

  Sep 03, 2018 11:34:21
NDO/VNA - Lotus root soup is a traditional dish eaten daily by Vietnamese people. It is also enjoyed at parties, weddings and during the Tet (lunar New Year) holiday. The dish is available at restaurants in all three regions of Vietnam. 

Cuttlefish Hotpot

  Aug 25, 2018 17:04:49
Just 92 km from Nha Trang, Dai Lanh is a district that can be easily accessed by car.  

“Pau Plau” Day Cake

  Aug 19, 2018 16:18:53
Day Cake is a popular type of cake that can be found all over Vietnam, but the Day Cake called “Pau Plau” in Lao Cai is quite a unique dish. It is made solely of rice, but its deliciousness has been tested and acknowledged by many travelers who have been to Lao Cai. 

Vietnamese pho named world’s 20th best food experience

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

Browned green sticky rice - A fantastic idea for dessert made from ‘Com’

  Aug 12, 2018 15:18:54
NDO/VNS –While ‘cha com’ is a popular choice for the main course made from ‘com’ (young sticky rice flakes), ‘com xao’ is a fantastic idea for dessert or for tea break. 

CNN lists 40 delicious Vietnamese foods

  Aug 10, 2018 04:28:46
NDO – The US Cable News Network (CNN), one of the largest news networks, named 40 delicious Vietnamese dishes in an article of the same title. “Vietnamese cuisine doesn't win any points for complexity. Many of the most popular dishes can be made just as well on the side of the road as in a top-end restaurant.”, CNN wrote.  

Ha Giang Smoked Ham

  Aug 04, 2018 17:23:18
This is a traditional food of the minority community in Ha Giang. 

Discovering Da Nang’s cuisine

  Jul 31, 2018 18:36:16
NDO – Da Nang is known as a highly livable city, a city with many unique bridges and interesting attractions, but it is also an attractive destination for visitors looking to try its rich and varied cuisine. "Food Paradise" in Da Nang is full of delicious dishes, from the entremets to their main courses. There are countless choices for visitors to satisfy their culinary dreams. Moreover, because the city is bordered by the sea, its cuisine is diversified; with novel methods for processing and using raw materials.  

Vietnamese fermented pork roll (Nem chua)

  Jul 29, 2018 16:10:03
Wandering around the Old Quarter in the evening, visitors can easily become intrigued by the appetizing aroma and the greasy sweet taste of sizzling fermented pork rolls grilled on a barbecue over charcoals. It is well known that the traditional fermented pork roll is not less unique, nor less addictive, compared to the grilled version and that each region in Vietnam brings you different nem chua flavours, all of them are indeed delicious. 

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.