Archive | April 2, 2012

Using Food to Celebrate Our Differences

Just the other day I had an article published in Vietnamese in Tuoi Tre Newspaper about the differences in west and east in terms of food and shopping.  That version was based on the following article that has posted online in English.   Here is the link and the text follows. http://www.tuoitrenews.vn/cmlink/tuoitrenews/city-diary/using-food-to-celebrate-our-differences-1.67097 Food is the perfect […]

Lươn A Banquet of Eel – 108 of 365

Only in Vietnam could five guys feast on a banquet of eel dishes and beer at a cost of less than $10 a person.  Grilled eel with fish herb, lemongrass and scallions.  Chopped eel wrapped in herb leaves and grilled until crispy.  Eel grilled in bamboo with garlic and herbs.  Eel and glass noodle stir […]