Vietnamese baguette gets a makeover with salted egg yolk

Banh mi, the Vietnamese baguette, comes with a brand-new addition in Saigon: minced pork meatballs and salted egg yolk.

Vietnam named Asia’s leading culinary destination for the first time

The latest World Travel Awards has chosen Vietnam as “Asia’s Leading Culinary Destination” reaffirming the growing international reputation of Vietnamese cuisine.

Chau Doc Town's 6 distinctive dishes

If you want to eat like a local when visiting Chau Doc, a Mekong Delta town bordering Cambodia, you can't go wrong with these foods
October 13, 2019 | 09:15 am GMT+7

Saigon among top five global cities for street food: survey

Ho Chi Minh City has beaten many of world-famous food hubs to break into the top five cities for street food-obsessed travelers, says a new survey by CEOWorld.
October 11, 2019 | 03:50 pm GMT+7

CNN: Vietnam’s pho, fresh rolls among world’s best dishes

CNN has named Vietnam’s pho noodle soup and fresh summer rolls among the world’s 50 best dishes.
October 10, 2019 | 04:25 pm GMT+7

Seven distinctive dishes from Vietnam’s mountains

Vietnam's northwestern region not only offers visitors a chance to experience ethnic culture and idyllic landscapes but also their unique foods.
October 07, 2019 | 05:14 pm GMT+7

Hanoi among world’s best places for coffee: CNN

CNN has named Vietnam in the list of top places where its viewers and readers can find the best coffee in the world.
October 05, 2019 | 08:00 am GMT+7

Fragrant grilled beef rolled in lolot leaf

Bo la lot, made by rolling Vietnamese beef in lotot leaf, might grab you instantly with its fragrance.
October 03, 2019 | 06:26 pm GMT+7

Overturned beer bottle in mojito, Hanoi's new nightly fix

Many young Hanoians are coming to Nguyen Huu Huan Street to try the capital's new alcoholic favorite: the Vietnamese version of Coronarita.
October 01, 2019 | 03:50 pm GMT+7

A gift from nature: Yen Bai's green rice flakes

The northern mountainous province of Yen Bai is blessed with a unique variety of rice from which locals make the iconic green rice flakes.
October 01, 2019 | 12:34 pm GMT+7

Cambodian stall sweet on Saigon for 40 plus years

A stall in HCMC's District 10 has been serving Cambodian sweet soups with 20 plus flavors for over four decades.
September 29, 2019 | 06:40 pm GMT+7

A major world exporter, Vietnam's also a coffee innovator

The French introduced coffee to Vietnam 162 years ago. Today Vietnam introduces coffee flavors you cannot imagine, forget get anywhere else.
September 29, 2019 | 08:00 am GMT+7

Culinary specialties from all across Vietnam converge in Saigon exhibition

Food buffs can indulge themselves in specialties from 45 provinces and cities in Vietnam at a September 26-29 exhibition in Saigon.
September 28, 2019 | 08:44 am GMT+7

The fruit with a bad rap now in pastry form in Saigon’s Chinatown

A cart sells durian pastries that are so popular customers often have to wait in line to get them.
September 26, 2019 | 04:03 pm GMT+7

Saigon woman turns Chinese sticky-rice cake over and over for 32 years

A good banh to (nian gao) has to be turned over frequently. Luu Huu Que, 67, has been doing it for 32 years.
September 23, 2019 | 07:00 pm GMT+7
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