Archive | October 1, 2012

Beef and Green Bean Stir Fry – 308 of 365

Trying to pay rent here is an exercise in endurance that worked up my appetite.  All I wanted to do was deposit money into the landlords account.  Unlike every other landlord in Vietnam she prefers Vietnamese Dong over dollars.  I had some of the amount in dollars so of course I needed to buy a […]

Heo Nướng Kiểu Nga Russian Grilled Pork – 307 of 365

For months now long walks through District 3 have taken me past a small restaurant called Quan Chieu Nay at 30B Vo Van Tan Street next to the War Remnants Museum with a cartoon goat of all things on its sign.   Eating goat has me on the fence as it is and this little sketch […]