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Cold Noodles, It's What's for Dinner: Vietnamese Noodle Salad with Marinated Flank Steak

It’s summer in Seattle. Some days, that means 65* F and just this side of showers. Other days, that may mean 86* F without a cloud in the sky. 1,206 more words


[RECIPE] Vietnamese Fruit Roll-Up | Mango Summer Roll

We want to eat light in the summer and there’s no better way to do so than a roll of its namesake. Rice paper rolls or Gỏi cuốn in Vietnamese from where the dish emanates traditionally consists of pork, prawn, vegetables, bún (rice vermicelli), and other ingredients wrapped in wet Vietnamese bánh tráng rice paper). 627 more words

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Diana Henry's A Change Of Appetite

I recently bought a copy of Diana Henry’s book A Change of Appetite (released last year) and it’s delightful.  Being a fan of Nigel Slater’s Kitchen Diaries I like a book that reads with the seasons as Henry’s does.   271 more words


gỏi cuốn

Springtime! Soon, it will be so warm outside that people have bbq parties, again. I especially like bbq in context to gỏi cuốn (or nem cuốn or bánh tráng cuốn). 170 more words


Công thức nước chấm thần thánh

Sau nhiều lần không hiểu sao pha nước chấm không được ngon. Hôm nay, mình đã thành công yeahh <3

E hèm, công thức nước chấm cho các món chấm nem, chấm các thể loại rau sống ăn kèm thịt nướng hihi: 125 more words


Bún Chả (Vietnamese Grilled Pork, Salad & Noodles)

As I have mentioned previously, I found eating in Vietnam a very frustrating affair, with the best Vietnamese food largely inaccessible to the average tourist. Sadly most tourists (who find themselves on the almost inescapable tourist trail that runs from Hồ Chí Minh City to Hạ Long Bay) leave the country with a scant appreciation of the full potential of Vietnamese cuisine, having being fed on an uninspired diet of spring rolls and, if you were lucky, some mediocre phở.  766 more words


Nước Chấm (Vietnamese Dipping Sauce)

Nước Chấm (Vietnamese Dipping Sauce): Makes 2 cups

  • 1 cup (250ml) water
  • 4 tbsp. white sugar
  • 6 tbsp. fish sauce
  • 6 tbsp. white rice vinegar…
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