Bài Viết Tiếng Việt, RECIPE

Súp gà

Súp gà là một món ăn thơm ngon, bổ dưỡng, đặc biệt hay gặp trong các bữa tiệc của người Việt Nam như một món khai vị tiêu biểu. Cá nhân mình vì mê súp gà nên thi thoảng vẫn nấu làm món ăn chính. Ăn một bát súp to, no mà không hề nặng… Continue reading Súp gà

FOOD ~ Hanoi, Tay Ho

Glutinous Rice and Chicken in Tay Ho

Mentioning glutinous rice and chicken, you may think about xôi gà (chicken sticky rice), but nope, glutinous rice is used wider than xôi, and today I would like to introduce the winter food that has both of them. This local restaurant is famous for their lẩu gà (chicken glutinous rice hot pot), however, I find… Continue reading Glutinous Rice and Chicken in Tay Ho

FOOD BOX, MY TRANSLATION

Beef, Pork, Chicken Cuts in Vietnamese

In this series 8 types of special sauces in Vietnam Seasonal Produce Guide in Vietnam - Vegetables Seasonal Produce Guide – Fruits Hopefully you find this post useful, especially ones who try to save living cost in Vietnam by buying meat in Vietnamese markets, or simply want to have an experience with locals. BEEF CUTS… Continue reading Beef, Pork, Chicken Cuts in Vietnamese

FOOD ~ Hanoi, Hoan Kiem

Pizza 4P’s in Hanoi [UPDATED]

Vui lòng kéo xuống phía dưới để xem Tiếng Việt Well-known farm-to-table Pizza 4P's from Saigon has opened its first restaurant in Hanoi recently, and it immediately becomes a trend. Pizza 4P's in Hanoi is more spacious than Saigon I think. It was Barbetta The Center restaurant before, with chef Pham Tuan Hai - judge… Continue reading Pizza 4P’s in Hanoi [UPDATED]

Dong Anh, FOOD ~ Hanoi

[Hanoi] River Crab Hot Pot vs. Roasted Chicken

H2T Restaurant (random picture from Internet) My favorite destination when I and my friends/family want to have short trip by car. It located on the same route to Noi Bai International Airport, or the route from Vinh Phuc province back to Hanoi. A complex of restaurant and karaoke has huge parking area. The restaurant itself… Continue reading [Hanoi] River Crab Hot Pot vs. Roasted Chicken

FOOD ~ Hanoi, Hoan Kiem

[Hanoi] Lu Quan {CLOSED}

Year 2017 / The place is closed, now they only sell roasted chickens - ga nuong lu (their signature dish before) via their FB page https://www.facebook.com/LuQuan.No1/ Well, I'm back! The AAG communications cable system was completely fixed yesterday, my Internet flow has run well again. I'm happy 😀 I've known this restaurant from a local… Continue reading [Hanoi] Lu Quan {CLOSED}

FOOD ~ Hanoi, Hoan Kiem, REBLOG

Street food: Phở gà Bà Lâm – Phố Nam Ngư

I intended to write a new review for my favorite Chicken Pho in Hanoi, then I found this post, which covered most of things I would tell.

I only wanted to add some pictures with description. The rest of the story, please read the article below. 🙂

Pho Lam
7 Nam Ngu, Hanoi

Remember to visit the correct destination!
Remember to visit the correct destination!
The star of the show, Chicken Pho (Pho Ga)
The star of the show, Chicken Pho (Pho Ga)

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Article on newspaper The Age, Monday, 11 July 1988, stated that it is best chicken soup (aka Pho) in town.
Article on newspaper The Age, Monday, 11 July 1988, stated that it is was best chicken soup (aka Pho) in town.

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I find my way back to the basic of Hanoi’s street food, Phở Gà! Words by me. Edits by Nick Ross. Photos by Julia Vola. The article was published on Word Vietnam Issue January 2015. 

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Phở Gà – Back to basic

I was surprised myself when being told from our Chief Editor that we have not yet covered a full story on Phở Gà – Hanoi chicken noodle. To me, maybe Phở Gà is the most basic and an absolute staple of local street food, that makes us, Street Snacker writers, all think that it must have been covered long ago. It somehow explains why it remains uncovered story. Therefore, I decided to find my way back to Hanoi’s basic and simple but flavorful traditional Phở.

To Hanoians, Phở Gà could be said as something of their “daily routine”. Phở Gà is served for breakfast, but also for a…

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FOOD BOX, Food Infographic

[Infographic] Wheel of Meat Smoking Time and Temperature

The simple wheel breaks down a number of different meats: Pork butt (sliced), pork butt (pulled), whole chicken, chicken thighs, chicken quarters, whole turkey, turkey leg, turkey wings, turkey breast (bone in), meat loaf, meatballs, spare ribs, baby back ribs, salmon, brisket (sliced), brisket (chopped), and beef ribs. Within the wheel: The first information shows… Continue reading [Infographic] Wheel of Meat Smoking Time and Temperature

FOOD ~ Hanoi, Hoan Kiem

[Hanoi] Thien Nhien Quan – Hot Pot for Winter

Perfect and common activity in Hanoi winter is chatting or drinking with friends while surrounding a smoky and flavorful hot pot. Regarding Wikipedia, "Hot pot (also known as steamboat in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, the Philippines and Brunei), refers to several East Asian varieties of stew, consisting of a simmering metal pot of stock at the… Continue reading [Hanoi] Thien Nhien Quan – Hot Pot for Winter

Dong Da, FOOD ~ Hanoi

[Hanoi] Hot n Tasty

I have not visited any grill & hot Pot restaurant for years I think, probably because I'm often on my own in food journey, and grill n hot pot is definitely good for group 😉 However, I decided to prepare my tummy for a huge lunch with my special "sister", who I have not met… Continue reading [Hanoi] Hot n Tasty