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

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Rượu Thơm Chuyện Cũ

Hồi chiến tranh, tôi cùng đoàn học sinh Quảng Bình được Nhà nước đưa từ tuyến lửa sơ tán ra Thanh Hóa, sống trong nhà dân. Tôi được gửi vào nhà ông T. ở một xã trung du thuộc huyện Triệu Sơn. Nhà ông T. trồng nhiều chuối tiêu, chuối ba hương. Mỗi phiên chợ,… Continue reading Rượu Thơm Chuyện Cũ

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 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

[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