Articles worth reading
Image : Vietnam shipping execs sentenced to death for embezzlement

Vietnam shipping execs sentenced to death for embezzlement

person Orange Themes access_time Feb 23,2017

Bao moi - HANOI: Vietnam on Wednesday (Feb 22) sentenced two executives from its scandal-hit shipping industry to death for embezzlement, official media reported, the latest punishment meted out for the spectacular collapse of a state-run firm that

Image : Timbers loan Lucas Melano to Belgrano in Argentina

Timbers loan Lucas Melano to Belgrano in Argentina

person Orange Themes access_time Jan 09,2017

Yahoo News PORTAND, Ore. (AP) — The Portland Timbers have loaned midfielder Lucas Melano to Atletico Belgrano of Argentina.

Image : To Mosul and back: Sunni Arabs seek place in a shifting Iraq

To Mosul and back: Sunni Arabs seek place in a shifting Iraq

person Orange Themes access_time Nov 18,2016

By John Davison NEAR BASHIQA, Iraq (Reuters) - When Kurdish forces began rounding up his relatives and friends, 23-year-old Iraqi Omar Abdallah fled with his pregnant wife and four brothers to Mosul. At the time, life under Islamic State seemed

Latest blog articles

Seven signature dishes you shouldn't miss out on in Hoi An

access_time Jun 21,2017 chat_bubble_outline 19 views


Com ga (chicken rice)


Seven signature dishes you shouldn't miss out on in Hoi An


Hoi An chicken rice attracts diners with its eye-catching colors. You can order a plate with either chicken strips or chopped chicken for around VND40,000 ($1.77). You can also order chicken, rice and soup when you come in a group. The most famous restaurants are Madam Buoi's on Phan Chu Trinh Street and Huong's on Le Loi Street. Photo by Tuan Dao.



Cao lau (Vietnamese thick noodles)


Seven signature dishes you shouldn't miss out on in Hoi An


A mouth-watering bowl of Cao Lau is full of poached noodles, bean sprouts and herbs from the famous Tra Que Village. On top of the dish sits thin slices of barbeque pork and crispy fried pig skin. You can find Cao Lau almost everywhere in Hoi An, but try Thanh Cao Lau on Thai Phien Street or Madam Be Cao Lau on Tran Phu Street. A delicious bowl of Cao Lau will cost you around $1. Photo by Ma Lum.



Banh mi (Baguette)


Seven signature dishes you shouldn't miss out on in Hoi An


This is the dish that almost everyone has tried in Hoi An. Hoi An bread is like no other, with the hot baguettes filled with delicious meat, pâté, homemade sauces, hot peppers, herbs and pickled carrots. Madam Phuong and Madam Khanh are the most famous local restaurants in Hoi An, and are often mentioned in foreign media. A normal baguette will cost you VND20,000 (less than $1), but splash out an extra VND5,000 for a special. Photo by Lan Huong



Thit xien nuong (grilled meat skewers)


Seven signature dishes you shouldn't miss out on in Hoi An


From Tran Phu Street to the corners along Le Loi, Tran Hung Dao and Bach Dang, visitors can easily find fragrant barbecue skewers. Meat grilled in a charcoal oven is wrapped inside a thin layer of rice paper with herbs and sour slices of star fruit. The treat is best served with a special sauce, and costs just VND5,000 (around 22 U.S. cents) per skewer. Photo by Lan Huong.



Banh dap (girdle cake)


Seven signature dishes you shouldn't miss out on in Hoi An


A serving of girdle cake includes thin steamed rice pancakes sandwiched between two crispy cousins. To enjoy the dish, you should roll the cake and dip it into a fish sauce paste, which is a mixture of fish sauce, sugar, caramelized onions, chopped pineapple, garlic and green horn pepper. The most famous girdle cake is served at Madam Gia's restaurant in Cam Nam Ward. Photo by Thien Nguyen.



Banh beo (water fern cake) 


Seven signature dishes you shouldn't miss out on in Hoi An


Hoi An's water fern cake is usually served in tiny bowls with the rice flour, shrimp paste and fried pig skin. Diners add fish sauce with chili to enjoy the dish. The most popular places to find the dish are in Cam Chau and Cam Nam wards, or inside Hoi An's market. Each bowl costs only VND3,000 (13 U.S. cents). Photo by Tran Viet Anh.



Tao pho (tofu pudding)


Seven signature dishes you shouldn't miss out on in Hoi An


Walking along the Hoai River in the evening, you will see many street vendors selling tofu puddings surrounded by many customers. A bowl of tofu pudding with a sweet and spicy ginger soup, white jelly and coconut milk offers a cool, sweet sensation. Each bowl costs around VND10,000 (less than half a $1). Photo by Xuan Phu.


[/i] Share on Facebook
[/i] Share on Twitter
Tags:
Hoi An
dishes
Cao Lau
chicken rice
Top Asian News 3:50 a.m. GMT

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — In an extraordinary display of abject apology during a moment of supreme crisis, South Korean President Park Geun-hye took sole blame Friday for a "heartbreaking" scandal amid rising suspicion that she allowed a mysterious confidante to manipulate power from the shadows. Park also vowed to accept a direct investigation into her actions, but the opposition, sensing weakness, immediately said that if she doesn't accept a prime minster chosen by the parliament and… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

UFC 205: Will Donald Trump attend record-setting Conor McGregor fight at ...

Read on the original site chat_bubble_outline Read More...

Here Comes Black Friday: How to Prepare

Read on the original site chat_bubble_outline Read More...

Japan withholds annual dues to UNESCO

TOKYO (AP) — Japan has withheld its annual UNESCO dues, saying it wants to make sure the U.N. body properly functions to foster trust among member nations.Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida, asked by a reporter, confirmed that Japan withheld dues of nearly 4 billion yen ($40 million) for this year. He refused to say if that was to protest UNESCO's listing last year of Chinese Rape of Nanking documents as a memory of the world.Kishida said the decision is based on "comprehensive" observations. Japan… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

Public debt must be reduced

VietNamNet Bridge – Associate Professor Tran Hoang Ngan, a member of the National Assembly Economics Commission, tells the Giao duc Viet Nam (Viet Nam Education) e-newspaper that he is confident the Government will implement in full the Politburo Resolution on managing public assets and public investment. Tran Hoang Ngan Can you explain the significance of the Politburo’s Resolution on the need to restructure the State Budget, including improved management of public debt?The Resolution is… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

folder_open Assigned tags

Comments

Loading...

Trends in Singapore

Trends in Indonesia

Trends in Philippin