Nem rán – the authentic taste of Vietnam

For such a long time, fried spring roll has contributed to the shaping Vietnamese cuisine. Spring roll is a dish that once you have tasted, you just want to have more. With it origin...

Nộm đu đủ bò khô – A light and refreshing salad for a summer...

Summer is on its way bringing the typical heat with humidity to Hanoi. Around this time of the year, everyone often avoids eating out, especially during daytime at small shops and by street food...

Cháo sườn – a heart-warming gift of Hanoi

Hardly anyone really knows when the tradition of cooking this dish began. It has just been widely known for its usefulness in Vietnamese people’s daily life. If you are sick, a bowl of ‘cháo...

Hoa quả dầm – A fruit-buffet dessert

On a normal sunny day in Hanoi , there is nothing better than a dish of Hoa Qua Dam. This dish is a part of a drink,  part of a dessert , but there’s...

Banh mi – The best sandwich in the world

For both locals and expats, all probably has learned about Banh mi (Bánh mì) – the pride of Vietnamese cuisine that has recently surged in popularity worldwide.