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Pho, Banh Mi and Bun Cha are the famous delicious dishes in Hanoi.
But in fact, not only that, although it is not widely known, Hanoi has many other delicious dishes that you will not be able to eat in a short trip.
This article, among many delicious dishes, I will introduce to you 6 dishes that are:
- Vietnamese Pancakes (Bánh xèo)
- Vietnamese thick noodle soup (Bánh canh)
- Mixed glass noodles (Miến trộn)
- Vermicelli with fried tofu, shrimp paste (Bún đậu mắm tôm)
- Pyramidal rice dumpling (Bánh giò)
- Vietnamese Steamed Rice Rolls (Bánh cuốn)
1. Vietnamese Pancakes (Bánh xèo)
Vietnamese Pancakes (Bánh xèo) are shaped like Okonomiyaki (Japanese pan-fried pancakes).
The cake is thin, very crispy. You can leave it whole and dab it with chili sauce or roll it with vegetables like fried spring rolls and eat it deliciously.
In Hanoi it is often sold in stalls like in the old town ... It is very suitable for a snack so when you see it, enjoy it.
2. Vietnamese thick noodle soup (Bánh canh)
Vietnamese thick noodle soup (Bánh canh) looks like pho, but the noodle has its own characteristics.
The noodles of banh canh are made from tapioca with moderate thickness and toughness.
Banh canh originated as Quy Nhon's specialty.
In Hanoi, there are not many shops offering this dish, but this is a delicious dish that those who love to eat noodles would love to try.
Here is the store that when President Obama visited Vietnam.
◆"Bánh canh cá lóc", the store that President Obama visited
286 Đ Lạc Long Quân, Xuân La, Tây Hồ, Hà Nội
Bánh canh here of course has its own taste, so if you are interested, please visit and enjoy it.
2. Mixed glass noodles (Miến trộn)
Mixed glass noodles are noodles mixed with dried Japanese Harusame-style vermicelli.
This is a delicious dish consisting of coriander, peanuts, boiled beef, sprouts (bean sprouts) ... with a sweet and slightly sour sauce.
Mixed glass noodles are also sold at many noodle, Phở restaurant.
This dish is very delicious, nutritious, smooth and smooth noodles suitable for Japanese taste.
3. Vermicelli with fried tofu, shrimp paste (Bún đậu mắm tôm)
With chopped vermicelli pieces, Vietnamese-style fried rolls, herbs, fried tofu and even stuffed pork, all on a large plate and served with dark gray dipping sauce
This sauce is called shrimp paste, it tastes pretty addictive. In terms of taste it tasted like salted squid.
This sauce even in Vietnam also has people like and dislike.
Those who cannot eat the shrimp paste, will eat the fish sauce.
I think those who can eat and like shrimp paste, this is a very delicious and addictive dish.
5. Pyramidal rice dumpling (Bánh giò)
Pyramidal rice dumpling (Bánh giò) 17,000 VND (80 yen), Shop, 3 Thuy Khue Tay Ho Hanoi
It's a type of Vietnamese kimochi wrapped in leaves and steamed.
The cake is made from soft and smooth flour inside with minced meat, shiitake mushrooms, carpentry ... You will use a spoon to scoop.
In Vietnam, many of you eat spring rolls at breakfast, during work time and during working hours, you can find them on the side of the road ...
6. Vietnamese Steamed Rice Rolls (Bánh cuốn)
Vietnamese Steamed Rice Rolls (Bánh cuốn) is made from rice flour that is coated in thin layers and steamed. Like banh gio, the cake has minced meat, shiitake mushrooms, wood ear, it feels chewy ...
It is sold at many vermicelli shops and will have its own menu for banh cuon ....
As you can see in the picture
Menu Gia An famous rolls in Hanoi
You will eat it with herbs and a warm soup made with fish sauce.
The spring rolls have a fresh taste with a chewy texture and crunchy ... If you already have vermicelli, please try this one more!
So this time I introduced 6 delicious dishes that few people know about in Hanoi.
Is there any delicious food that you do not know yet?
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