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    How to Cook dishes from Vietnam


    Vietnam Vietnam is a country in Southeast Asia, and home to many spicydishes - Vietnamese food can be a mouth-watering treat! Vietnamese dishes are known for using lemon grass, lime and kaffir lime leaves. Fresh vegetables and fresh herbs are often eaten as side dishes with dipping sauces. Many dishes use meat (principally beef, chicken or pork) or seafood (especially cockles and pork), but there are also many vegetarian dishes.

    Some popular Vietnamese recipes and dishes include:
    • Balut - A fertilized duck or chicken egg containing a nearly developed embryo. The egg is boiled and usually eaten from the shell. Baluts are sometimes claimed to have aphrodisiac properties.

      Balut in hot and sour soup

    • Ban canh - A noodle soup contain thick rice noodles. Chicken, crab, pork, shrimp and spring onions may be used in the soup, and cooked onions sprinkled on top.

    • Banh bao - A steamed dumpling sutffed with mushrooms, onion or vegetables.

    • Banh beo - Small rice pancakes topped with minced shrimp and other ingredients.

    • Banh xeo - Pancakes made from rice flour with either coconut milk or water and turmeric. They are stuffed with beansprouts, pork, and shrimp, and then pan-fried.

    • Banh cuon - A pancake made from rice flour, rolled up and filled with ground pork, and other ingredients.

    • Banh hoi - Extremely thin noodles woven into bundles. It is often eaten with spring onion and a meat dish.

    • Ban xeo - A pancake made from rice flour with turmeric, shrimps in their shells, fatty pork, button mushrooms and sliced onions. It is normally eaten with lettuce and a peanut butter sauce.

    • Bo kho - Beef and vegetable stew.

    • Bo la lot - Spicy beef in a pepper leaf.

    • Bo luc lac - Cubes of cooked marinated beef served over watercress, tomatoes and onions. This dish is usually eaten with rice.

    • Bun cha - Shredded grilled pork and vermicelli noodles over a bed of salad, bean sprouts and herbs. Sometimes chopped up egg rolls, shrimp, and spring onion are added to the dish. Bun cha is usually garnished with roasted peanuts.

    • Bun ho Hue - Spicy beef noodle soup.

    • Bun mang vit - A noodle soup containing duck and bamboo shoots.

    • Bun rieu cua - Tomato broth with crab or shrimp paste. Fried tofu, fermented rice, congealed pig's blood (huyet), water spinach, bana flower, bean sprouts, and other ingredients also form part of the recipe.

    • Bun oc - A noodle soup containing sea snails.

    • Canh chua - A soup containing fish, beansprouts, pineapple, tomatoes and other vegetables. It is flavored with herbs and tamarind.

    • Cháo - A porridge (congee) made from rice, water and pandan leaves. Chicken or other ingredients may also sometimes be added.

    • Chao tôm - Barbecued shrimp paste on a sugar cane stick.

    • Com ga rau thom - Rice chooked in chicken stock, and then topped with shredded chicken flavored with mint.

    • Ga nuong sa - Grilled chicken with lemon grass.

    • Goi du du - A salad made from papaya with shrimp, various meats and herbs.

    • Goi cuon - Rice papper rolls containing pork, shrimp, and rice. Eaten with peanut butter sauce. This dish is sometimes known in English as "salad rolls" or "summer rolls".

    • Mam - Salted fish.

    • Mi xao don - Crispy deep-fried egg noodles topped with seafood and vegetables in a sauce.

    • Nem nuong - Grilled pork meatballs.

    • Pho - Beef noodle soup.

    • Thit heo quay - Barbecued pork. This dish is often eaten at weddings, usually with banh hoi (thin noodles woven into bundles).


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    The Pho Cookbook: Easy to Adventurous Recipes for Vietnam's Favorite Soup and Noodles

    By Andrea Nguyen

    Ten Speed Press
    Released: 2017-02-07
    Hardcover (168 pages)

    The Pho Cookbook: Easy to Adventurous Recipes for Vietnam s Favorite Soup and Noodles
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    With this comprehensive cookbook, Vietnam’s most beloved, aromatic comfort food--the broth and noodle soup known as pho--is now within your reach.

    Author Andrea Nguyen first tasted pho in Vietnam as a child, sitting at a Saigon street stall with her parents. That experience sparked a lifelong love of the iconic noodle soup, long before it became a cult food item in the United States.

    Here Andrea dives deep into pho’s lively past, visiting its birthplace and then teaching you how to successfully make it at home. Options range from quick weeknight cheats to impressive weekend feasts with broth and condiments from scratch, as well as other pho rice noodle favorites. Over fifty versatile recipes, including snacks, salads, companion dishes, and vegetarian and gluten-free options, welcome everyone to the pho table.

    With a thoughtful guide on ingredients and techniques, plus evocative location photography and deep historical knowledge, The Pho Cookbook enables you to make this comforting classic your own.

    Elizabeth Street Cafe

    By Tom Moorman & Julia Turshen

    Phaidon Press
    Hardcover (240 pages)

    Elizabeth Street Cafe
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    French-inspired Vietnamese cooking from the cultural hub of Austin, Texas – recommended by everyone from locals to Bon Appetit to The New York Times to goop.

    "A Vietnamese café plus French bakery, Elizabeth Street Café combines the best of two worlds." —goop

    Elizabeth Street Café – a celebrated eatery with a devoted following – features French-inspired Vietnamese cooking. Chefs Tom Moorman and Larry McGuire share 100 recipes of beautiful and delicious Vietnamese fare and French baked goods – from Spicy Breakfast Fried Rice and Eggs to Green Jungle Curry Noodles, and Palm Sugar Ice Cream to Toasted Coconut Cream Puffs. The café is always bustling, day and night, inside and outdoors, and it is one of the most photographed restaurants in Austin, Texas.

    Simply Pho: A Complete Course in Preparing Authentic Vietnamese Meals at Home

    By Helen Le

    Race Point Publishing
    Hardcover (192 pages)

    Simply Pho: A Complete Course in Preparing Authentic Vietnamese Meals at Home
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    Whether you are cooking for one or ten, Simply Pho brings healthy homemade pho noodle soup, with all the fixings, straight to your table. You'll learn how to put together the perfect bowl of piping hot pho (both authentic and quicker weeknight versions) in a myriad of ways!

    To complete this introductory Vietnamese cooking course, author Helen Le, creator of the popular YouTube channel Helen's Recipes, also show syou how to make Vietnamese classic favorites--fresh and crispy spring rolls and bahn mi sandwiches--along with those that will be new and inspired favorites, such as omelets, crepes, and pizza all made with pho noodles; vermicelli noodle salads topped with beef and pork; and a variety of mi Quang noodle dishes. Helen also shows you how to make fresh pho noodles from scratch, Vietnamese baguettes, dipping sauces, flavored oils, and broth and aromatics so you can craft the perfect bowl of pho noodle soup at home. Try your hand at:
    • Pho Noodle Soup with Chicken
    • Pho Noodle Soup with Beef Stew
    • Vegan Crispy Spring Rolls
    • Chicken Curry with Vermicelli Noodles
    • Meatball Sandwiches and More
    With easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions and stunning photos, Simply Pho will bring the mouthwatering and aromatic scents of your favorite Vietnamese restaurant straight to your kitchen! 

    Vietnamese Home Cooking

    By Charles Phan

    Brand: Ten Speed Press
    Released: 2012-09-25
    Hardcover (256 pages)

    Vietnamese Home Cooking
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    In his eagerly awaited first cookbook, award-winning chef Charles Phan from San Francisco's Slanted Door restaurant introduces traditional Vietnamese cooking to home cooks by focusing on fundamental techniques and ingredients.

    When Charles Phan opened his now-legendary restaurant, The Slanted Door, in 1995, he introduced American diners to a new world of Vietnamese food: robustly flavored, subtly nuanced, authentic yet influenced by local ingredients, and, ultimately, entirely approachable. In this same spirit of tradition and innovation, Phan presents a landmark collection based on the premise that with an understanding of its central techniques and fundamental ingredients, Vietnamese home cooking can be as attainable and understandable as American, French, or Italian. 

    With solid instruction and encouraging guidance, perfectly crispy imperial rolls, tender steamed dumplings, delicately flavored whole fish, and meaty lemongrass beef stew are all deliciously close at hand. Abundant photography detailing techniques and equipment, and vibrant shots taken on location in Vietnam, make for equal parts elucidation and inspiration. And with master recipes for stocks and sauces, a photographic guide to ingredients, and tips on choosing a wok and seasoning a clay pot, this definitive reference will finally secure Vietnamese food in the home cook’s repertoire.

    Infused with the author’s stories and experiences, from his early days as a refugee to his current culinary success, Vietnamese Home Cooking is a personal and accessible guide to real Vietnamese cuisine from one of its leading voices.

    The Slanted Door: Modern Vietnamese Food

    By Charles Phan

    Ten Speed Press
    Released: 2014-10-07
    Hardcover (288 pages)

    The Slanted Door: Modern Vietnamese Food
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    The long-awaited cookbook featuring 100 recipes from James Beard award-winning chef Charles Phan’s beloved San Francisco Vietnamese restaurant, The Slanted Door.

    Award-winning chef and restaurateur Charles Phan opened The Slanted Door in San Francisco in 1995, inspired by the food of his native Vietnam. Since then, The Slanted Door has grown into a world-class dining destination, and its accessible, modern take on classic Vietnamese dishes is beloved by diners, chefs, and critics alike. The Slanted Door is a love letter to the restaurant, its people, and its food. Featuring stories in addition to its most iconic recipes, The Slanted Door both celebrates a culinary institution and allows home cooks to recreate its excellence.

    The Banh Mi Handbook: Recipes for Crazy-Delicious Vietnamese Sandwiches

    By Andrea Nguyen

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    Released: 2014-07-08
    Hardcover (132 pages)

    The Banh Mi Handbook: Recipes for Crazy-Delicious Vietnamese Sandwiches
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    A cookbook devoted to the beloved Vietnamese sandwich, with 50 recipes ranging from classic fillings to innovative modern combinations.

    Created by Vietnamese street vendors a century or so ago, banh mi is a twist on the French snack of pâté and bread that is as brilliant as it is addictive to eat. Who can resist the combination of crisp baguette, succulent filling, and toppings like tangy daikon and carrot pickles, thin chile slices, refreshing cucumber strips, and pungent cilantro sprigs? You’ll have ample opportunities to customize your sandwich with filling options such as grilled pork, roast chicken, and “the special”—a delectable combination of garlicky pork, liver pâté, and Vietnamese cold-cuts.

    Opening a new realm of flavor for anyone tired of standard sandwich fare, The Banh Mi Handbook presents more than fifty recipes and numerous insights for crafting a wide range of sandwiches, from iconic classics to modern innovations, including: 

    Crispy Drunken Chicken
    Shrimp in Caramel Sauce
    Grilled Lemongrass Pork
    Beef and Curry Sliders
    Coconut Curry Tofu
    Lettuce Wrap Banh Mi

    Respected food writer Andrea Nguyen’s simple, delicious recipes for flavor-packed fillings, punchy homemade condiments, and crunchy, colorful pickled vegetables bring the very best of Vietnamese street food to your kitchen.

    Lemongrass, Ginger and Mint Vietnamese Cookbook: Classic Vietnamese Street Food Made at Home

    By Linh Nguyen

    Rockridge Press
    Released: 2017-05-09
    Paperback (208 pages)

    Lemongrass, Ginger and Mint Vietnamese Cookbook: Classic Vietnamese Street Food Made at Home
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    Authentic and delicious, the recipes in Lemongrass, Ginger and Mint Vietnamese Cookbook bring Vietnamese restaurant favorites to your family’s dining table.

    From phở and spring rolls to bánh mì and rice porridge, authentic Vietnamese food is as rich as the culture from which it comes―and replicating these dishes at home is easier than you might think! With the clear-cut guidance in this Vietnamese cookbook, you’ll enjoy cooking Vietnamese food just as much as you enjoy eating it.

    Author Linh Nguyen has been cooking Vietnamese food since she can remember. Her culinary style draws upon inspiration she’s found everywhere―from the recipes of her childhood in the countryside to the local street food vendors in Hanoi and the culinary diversity of New York City.

    From her current home in Hội An, Linh has created Lemongrass, Ginger and Mint Vietnamese Cookbook―a collection of easy-to-follow recipes that hold true to the roots of Vietnamese cooking. In this Vietnamese cookbook, you’ll enjoy the straightforward simplicity that comes from years of homegrown expertise.

    With Lemongrass, Ginger and Mint Vietnamese Cookbook you’ll find:

    • 8 chapters featuring popular Vietnamese favorites including Phở (Noodle Soup), Bánh Mì (Sandwiches), Cháo (Porridge), Cuốn (Rolls), Bún (Rice Vermicelli), and Gỏi/Nộm (Salad)
    • 75 authentic Vietnamese recipes specifically designed to make cooking easy and fun
    • An overview of techniques and ingredients with photos, tips for keeping herbs fresh, and shopping recommendations

    Lemongrass, Ginger and Mint Vietnamese Cookbook offers everything you need to recreate authentic Vietnamese meals. As many Vietnamese people say, “If you want to eat, get your feet to the stove.” With this Vietnamese cookbook, you’ll be able to do so with confidence!

    Into the Vietnamese Kitchen: Treasured Foodways, Modern Flavors

    By Andrea Nguyen

    Nguyen, Andrea Quynhgiao/ Cost, Bruce (FRW)/ Beisch, Leigh (PHT)
    Released: 2006-10-01
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    Into the Vietnamese Kitchen: Treasured Foodways, Modern Flavors
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    An intimate collection of more than 175 of the finest Vietnamese recipes.

    When author Andrea Nguyen's family was airlifted out of Saigon in 1975, one of the few belongings that her mother hurriedly packed for the journey was her small orange notebook of recipes. Thirty years later, Nguyen has written her own intimate collection of recipes, Into the Vietnamese Kitchen, an ambitious debut cookbook that chronicles the food traditions of her native country.

    Robustly flavored yet delicate, sophisticated yet simple, the recipes include steamy pho noodle soups infused with the aromas of fresh herbs and lime; rich clay-pot preparations of catfish, chicken, and pork; classic bánh mì sandwiches; and an array of Vietnamese charcuterie. Nguyen helps readers shop for essential ingredients, master core cooking techniques, and prepare and serve satisfying meals, whether for two on a weeknight or 12 on a weekend.

    Recipes from My Home Kitchen: Asian and American Comfort Food from the Winner of MasterChef Season 3 on FOX(TM)

    By Christine Ha

    Rodale Books
    Released: 2013-05-14
    Hardcover (224 pages)

    Recipes from My Home Kitchen: Asian and American Comfort Food from the Winner of MasterChef Season 3 on FOX(TM)
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    In her kitchen, Christine Ha possesses a rare ingredient that most professionally-trained chefs never learn to use: the ability to cook by sense. After tragically losing her sight in her twenties, this remarkable home cook, who specializes in the mouthwatering, wildly popular Vietnamese comfort foods of her childhood, as well as beloved American standards that she came to love growing up in Texas, re-learned how to cook. Using her heightened senses, she turns out dishes that are remarkably delicious, accessible, luscious, and crave-worthy.

    Millions of viewers tuned in to watch Christine sweep the thrilling Season 3 finale, and here they can find more of her deftly crafted recipes. They'll discover food that speaks to the best of both the Vietnamese diaspora and American classics, personable tips on how to re-create delicious professional recipes in a home kitchen, and an inspirational personal narrative bolstered by Ha's background as a gifted writer. Recipes from My Home Kitchen will braid together Christine's story with her food for a result that is one of the most compelling culinary tales of her generation.

    Lucky Peach Issue 19: Pho

    Lucky Peach
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    Lucky Peach Issue 19: Pho
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    Lucky Peach is a quarterly journal of food and writing. Each issue focuses on a single theme, and explores that theme through essays, art, photography, and recipes.

    Lucky Peach #19’s theme is Pho.


     
     


     
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