Vietnamese

How to Cook Savory Saigon Crepes

Serves: 4-6 Preparation time: 30 mins Cooking time: 30 mins Ingredients needed to make Savory Saigon Crepes: For the batter: 2 cups rice flour ½ tsp curry powder 1 ½ tsp ground turmeric 3 scallions, finely sliced ½ cup unsweetened coconut milk ½ tsp salt 1 tsp sugar 2 1/3 cups water For the filling: 4 oz pork shoulder, thinly sliced ... Read More »

How to Make Bun Thit

Serves: 4 Preparation time: 15 mins Cooking time: 35 mins Ingredients needed to make Bun Thit: For the bun thit: 8 oz rice vermicelli 2 carrots, peeled and julienned 12 large mint leaves, julienned 8 romaine lettuce leaves, ribs removed and shredded ½ cucumber, peeled, deseeded and thinly sliced For Nuoc Cham or fish dipping sauce: 1 garlic clove, minced 1 ... Read More »

How to Make Banana Blossom Salad

Serves: 4 Preparation time: 20 mins Cooking time: – Ingredients needed to make Banana Blossom Salad: 2 small banana blossoms, finely julienned 2 cups poached chicken breasts, shredded 4 tbsp roasted peanuts, chopped 1 ruby grapefruit, halved and each piece torn into 3 more pieces 4 tbsp crisp-fried shallot flakes 2 tbsp white vinegar 2 tsp fresh lime juice 6 tbsp ... Read More »

How to Cook Spicy Rice Noodles with Grilled Steak

Serves: 4 Preparation time: 10 mins Cooking time: 40 mins Ingredients needed to make Spicy Rice Noodles with Grilled Steak: For the vinaigrette: 1 tbsp chile-garlic paste 1 tbsp olive oil 3 tbsp fresh lemon juice 1 tbsp fish sauce 2 tbsp rice vinegar 1 tsp kosher salt 1 ½ tsp granulated sugar For the noodles and steak: 1 lb flank ... Read More »

How to Cook Banh Khot

Serves: 4-6 Preparation time: 15 mins Cooking time: 15 mins Ingredients needed to make Banh Khot: 1.1 lb rice flour 0.1 lb sticky rice flour 10 medium shrimps, peeled and deveined ½ cup mung bean, hulled 3 spring onions, chopped 1 garlic clove, peeled and minced 1 can coconut milk Romaine lettuce leaves, rinsed and dried Mustard leaves, rinsed and dried ... Read More »

How to Cook Canh Chua Ca ( Sour Fish Soup)

Serves: 6-8 Preparation time: 5 mins Cooking time: 15 mins Ingredients needed to make Canh Chua Ca: 12 oz catfish fillets, chopped into bite-sized chunks 2 plum tomatoes, cored and sliced into wedges 1 cup fresh pineapple, peeled and  cubed 2 cups mung bean sprouts 6 fresh cilantro sprigs, leaves picked and finely chopped 8 oz okra, chopped into 1’’ chunks ... Read More »

How to Make Banh Mi

Serves: 4 Preparation time: 20 mins Cooking time: 10 mins Ingredients needed to make Banh Mi: 4 Vietnamese style baguettes 1 sweet potato, cut into 1/4’’ slices 1 cup pickled carrot 1 cup pickled daikon 1 avocado, thinly sliced 1 jalapeno pepper, deseeded and stemmed, sliced into thin strips 1 cucumber, deseeded and sliced into 8 strips Bunch of fresh cilantro ... Read More »

How to Cook Vietnamese Style Scallops

Serves: 4 Preparation time: 10 mins Cooking time: 10 mins Ingredients needed to make Vietnamese Style Scallops: For the scallops: 1 tbsp vegetable oil 12 scallops, cleaned For the papaya salad: 4 oz green papaya, peeled, seeded and julienned 2 pomelos, peeled, quartered and coarsely chopped 4 spring onions, trimmed and julienned 2 tbsp fresh basil leaves, chopped 2 tbsp fresh ... Read More »

How to Cook Savory Mushroom And Pork Custard

Serves: 6-8 Preparation time: 15 mins Cooking time: 45 mins Ingredients needed to make Savory Mushroom And Pork Custard: 4 fresh shiitake mushrooms, stems chopped off and thinly sliced 6 chanterelle mushrooms, thinly sliced 4 oz ground pork 10 eggs, slightly beaten 2 tsp fresh ginger, minced 3 scallions, thinly sliced 2 Thai red chilies, stems chopped off and thinly sliced ... Read More »

How to Cook Goi Cuon with Hoisin-Peanut Sauce

Makes: 24 rolls Ingredients needed to make goi cuon with hoisin peanut sauce: For the rolls: 1 package edible rice paper sheet ½ lb small shrimps, peeled, veins removed, cut into halves and then cooked ½ lb chicken, cooked and sliced into long strips 1 package vermicelli rice noodles 1 head lettuce, rinsed, drained and leaves pulled apart A bunch ... Read More »