Vietnamese Cuisine & More

Banana in Coconutmilk with Tapioca Pearls Pudding

If you’re looking for an easy-to-make, yet tasty and satisfying dessert, this is the right one for you. Banana in coconut milk with tapioca pearls is a dessert that anyone can make in no time. Let’s get started. INGREDIENTS: 1 lb thai banana (or regular ripe banana) 1 can coconut…

How to make Jajangmyeon (Noodles in Black Bean Sauce)

Jajangmyeon is a popular chinese korean noodle mixed with Black Bean Sauce (salty black soybean paste), diced pork and assorted vegetables. For me it’s always a comfort food which is easy enough to make anytime but still delicate enough to invite family or friends over. Believe me, both children and…

Pig Ears in Vinegar Brine

This dish may sound strange to you but it’s actually really tasty, which any Vietnamese man would love because it goes perfectly with beer or just any other occasion as an appetizer. Like many other pickling dishes, it’s very easy to make. Let’s begin. INGREDIENTS: 6 pig ears vinegar, salt, cooking…

Meat in Fish Sauce Brine

The Lunar New Year is just around the corner and this is the time of the year when Vietnamese families are busy preparing all the good food for Tet. We tend to make kind of food that can be made ahead of time so that we can all enjoy family…

Duck Bamboo Noodle Soup

Today I’ll introduce to you a very tasty dish which is a perfect choice for the winter – the duck bamboo noodle soup. Let’s get started. INGREDIENTS: 1 duck 1.5-2 lbs young bamboo onion, culantro, vietnamese mint ginger, garlic, chili pepper salt, fish sauce, vinegar Step 1: In general, ducks usually…

How to make Vietnamese Yogurt

Hi friends, today we’re gonna make a very simple dessert, the vietnamese yogurt. It has an amazing sweet and tangy delicious taste and a silky smooth texture. Let’s begin.   INGREDIENTS: 1/2 can of condensed milk 1 liter of fresh milk. I’m using 2% fat. Whole or 2% milk will make the…

How to make Banana w/ Sweet Potato Fritter

This is one of my favorite snacks as a child and I still love it until now. It’s very easy to make, you can make them with either banana or sweet potato or both of them as I do in this recipe. Let’s begin. Ingredients: For the batter: 200g all purpose…

How to make Vietnamese Beef Jerky

In Vietnam, beef jerky is one of the most beloved snacks of all ages, especially the young generation, it’s hard to find anyone who doesn’t love it. It may seem difficult to make but it’s really not. Today I’m gonna show you how easy it is. Ingredients: 2.2 lbs lean…

How to make Vietnamese Beef Stew

Winter is stewing season and Vietnamese Beef Stew (Bo Kho) is one of my favorite dishes. It can be served in many different ways and still so delicious. This is also a great idea to prepare a family meal for these joyful holidays. Join me in the kitchen and make…

How to make Vietnamese Eggplant Soup

In this post, I’ll introduce to you a very hearty dish of northern Vietnam – the eggplant soup. You’ll need many ingredients to create this dish but the effort is always worthwhile. This soup can really warm you up from the inside-out in the freezing winter. Let’s get started. Ingredients: 200g pork belly 1-2…