Cuisine

Hue specialitites – The baron of bánh bèo and The high-priestess of cơm hến

Hue specialitites – The baron of bánh bèo and The high-priestess of cơm hến

No description of Hue “imperial cuisine” is complete without some mention of Emperor Tự Đức who famously demanded that every meal consist of 50 dishes prepared by 50 cooks . Few note that Tự Đức insisted upon these elaborate feasts during times of famine and pestilence or that his cooks stole what they wanted from […] Read more >>
Sour shrimp – a famous dishes of Hue cuisine

Sour shrimp – a famous dishes of Hue cuisine

Sour shrimp is a famous dishes of Hue cuisine. Any visitor , who comes to Hue and tastes this kind of place, will never forger  it. In a past, people make  sour shrimp during home, though right away it is simpler to buy it during a market.  Sourc shrimp can be prepared with any kind […] Read more >>
Banh beo -”Bloating Fern-shaped cake”

Banh beo -”Bloating Fern-shaped cake”

Banh beo -”Bloating Fern-shaped cake” is  a type of cake which is considered to be a speciality of Hue. Banh beo is a special cake. Its main ingredient is milled-rice powder. It is accompanied with ground shrimps, a little salad oil, fatty and sweet source made of fresh shrimp. Banh Beo is also a very […] Read more >>
The famous cakes of Hue -Banh Khoai

The famous cakes of Hue -Banh Khoai

After enjoying the main courses, you can taste one of the famous cakes of Hue: Banh Khoai – stuffes pancakes.Enjoying a “banh khoai – stuffes pancakes” in the rathe cold weather would be wonderful. A decent Banh Khoai must be rather small with a dry and soft cover, moderately tough shrimp. chopped boiled pork, and […] Read more >>
“Banh Canh”-  Traditional noodle soup of Hue

“Banh Canh”- Traditional noodle soup of Hue

Traditional noodle soup is a kind of rice spaghetti cooked with shrimp, crab or meat. In Vietnamese it is called “Banh Canh”.It is one of Hue’s famous dishes thanks to its naturally tasty and delicious flavor of shrimps. “Banh Canh” – Rice spaghetti cooked with shrimp, crab or meat really deserves to be one of […] Read more >>
Sesame candy

Sesame candy

Sesame candy is one of the specialty has become the symbol of Hue’s culture, like meal mussel, shrimp or sour or Perfume River to Thien Mu pagoda, Ngu Mountain so! The operator of Hue ancient swell often sip tea and suck on small pieces of sesame candy. An aromatic tea mixed with marinated lotus Tinh […] Read more >>
Grilled shrimp paste -Hue speciality

Grilled shrimp paste -Hue speciality

Grilled shrimp paste is a speciality of Hue food. Grilled shrimp paste, which has been roughly translated in Vietnamese as chao tom, was originally created by the ingenious cooks for the imperial kitchen in Hue. Walking along some streets and stopping at one grilled shrimp paste vendor in Hue will give you the chance for […] Read more >>
Hue beef noodle

Hue beef noodle

Hue beef noodle takes its origin from the Royal Hue City of Central Vietnam. The broth is from cooking beef bones for a long period of time as well as a variety of different spices including lemongrass. How does it taste? Well, having a bowl of Hue beef noodle, you will easily recognize that it […] Read more >>
Mussel rice – a speciality of Hue food

Mussel rice – a speciality of Hue food

Huong river mussel rice (or mussel rice in short) is the very simple and low-priced specialty of Hue, the ancient citadel of Vietnam. mussel rice is always attractive to many customers since it is tasty and, at the same time, economical to anybody. Mussel rice has a sweet-smelling flavor of rice, onion, and grease, as […] Read more >>