Meet the Bánh Mì Queen of Hoi An
You know you’re in the right place when there’s only one thing on the menu. With the Bánh Mì Queen, you’re in good hands.
Vietnamese Iced Coffee
Pretend you're in Ho Chi Minh City when you make this classic drink from Indochine Estates Coffee.
Banh Mi Hot Dog
The only thing we could think of doing to improve this classic Vietnamese sandwich was to add a hot dog, and we aren't mad about it.
Hanoi's Best and Wildest Banh Mi, from Pork Floss to French Fries
Alongside classics like grilled pork, Hanoi banh mi vendors are creating new mashups (think French fries and fermented sausage) that wouldn’t be out of place in NYC’s culinary scene.
Vietnam Is in the Midst of a Craft Beer Boom
What started as a micro-movement has blown up into a craft craze, as Ho Chi Minh City's breweries experiment with local ingredients, from cacao nibs and passion fruit to smoked acacia bark and even durian.
How a Vietnamese Refugee Became a Celebrity Chef
After his parents fled their native country, Luke Nguyen grew up washing dishes at their tiny Vietnamese eatery in Sydney. He now has multiple restaurants, cookbooks, and TV programs to his name.
Nation of Immigrants: How Biloxi's Best Banh Mi Rose in the Wake of Hurricane Katrina
Six months after Katrina made landfall, Le Bakery was one of the first establishments to reopen. “We had a line of people out the door. It was a amazing,” says owner Sue Nguyen-Torjusen.
This Vegan Food Stall Takes Vietnamese Cuisine Back to Its Roots
From banh mi to beef pho, 19th century French occupation shaped some of Vietnam's most famous dishes. But London-based duo Liz Nguyen and Joseph Tam want to show another side to the cuisine.
Watch the Season 2 Premiere of Matty Matheson’s Series ‘Dead Set on Life’
Finally, Matty is back. And this time, our Canadian hero and his mentor, Rang Nguyen, are headed to south Vietnam to visit Rang’s hometown.
Vietnam's Traditional Rice Liquor Is Finally Going Global
The makers of Sơn Tinh, Vietnam's first internationally awarded rice liquor, want to revive the prestige of traditional rice-based spirits both at home and abroad.
Natalie B. Compton
How Global Food Prices Led to the Rise of Fast Food
With Western convenience, of course, comes high levels of fat, sugar, and salt.
A Vietnamese Company Is Bringing Fake Weasel Poop Coffee to the Weasel Poop Coffee-Drinking Masses
Trung Nguyen, the Starbucks of Vietnam, commissioned a bunch of chemists to mimic kopi luwak, exquisitely expensive coffee that’s been digested and shit out by little weasel-like creatures called civets.
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