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Pad Thai - because I said it is

 I’ve been hesitant to post this recipe because Pad Thai is one of those dishes that people are a) very loyal to and b) very scornful about its authenticity. 295 more words

The Vegan Elephant

Pork and Rice Noodle Stir-fry

RECIPE #261, DAY #429

ORIGINAL RECIPE: Found it somewhere online. Can’t find it again*

TIMING: xxx minutes

DIFFICULTY: Easy enough

TOOLS: A wok and a small bowl with a whisk… 315 more words


Bún chả / Bun Cha = noodles + vege + herbs + broth + pork plus 12 Bún dishes

Bun Cha / Bún chả 

You will be served rice noodles in a big bowl, topped with a few roasted peanuts and lots of green veggies and herbs.  512 more words

4 TIPs - Living + Travel - Vietnam

Five-Spice Duck with Napa Cabbage and Noodles

We’re on a wine discovery vacation in Spain, and so there have been a lot of posts about Spanish wine lately. Although I do intend to write more about wine than I used to, this will remain primarily a cooking blog. 1,077 more words


Shrimp and Veggie Mei Fun

Since choosing to try out the “gluten free” fad in order to stay healthy and fit… it has really limited my choices when we eat at a chinese food restaurant. 645 more words

Main Dish

Vietnamese Spring Rolls and Peanut Sauce

Peanut Sauce

1 cup creamy peanut butter

½ cup hot water (may need more to thin to desired consistency)

3 tablespoons brown sugar

3 tablespoons soy sauce… 299 more words


Bun thit nuong, an artwork from the color to the taste

Bun thit nuong or the even more glorious choice of, bun thit nuong cha gio, is a Vietnamese dish, including rice vermicelli, grilled pork, Vietnamese pickles, scallions and their oil, fish sauce dressing, and finally a crispy fried spring roll. 247 more words