Tag Archives: bánh đa cua

Bánh Đa Cua Hải Phòng Crab Noodle Soup – 236 of 365

One would think I had learned my lesson by now that foods in Vietnam are best eaten in their native habitats.  In other words, Hanoian food is best left to joints in Hanoi and conversely Saigonese cuisine is best left to the street chefs in Saigon.  Why I thought that a restaurant advertising Saigonese cuisine in the foodcourt […]

Bánh đa Cua Haiphong Noodle Soup – 64 of 365

I remember reading a quote that phở is the liquid fueling Vietnam.   Indeed, a random wall mural in an alley off Hanoi’s Son Tay Street seems to confirm this hypothesis as phở is clearly represented at the base of the food pyramid.   Did you have any idea noodle soup is a food group?  Don’t worry, somehow […]