Tag Archives: dried shrimp

Bánh Bèo Huế Steamed Rice Cakes Hue Style – 285 of 365

Yes, Ben Thanh Market is infested with tourists and all the hassles that accompany such a venue.  A friend wanted to try lunch there, and of course I obliged never wanting to turn down a new food discovery.  I must say that the whole experience left a bad taste in our mouths (though the actual […]

Bắp Xào Tôm Corn Cakes and Shrimp – 261 of 365

Towards the end of one of my three hour walks I passed a pushcart on Ngo Tat To Street in Binh Thanh District that seemed to be the hottest drive through in town.  Several motorbikes were jockeying for position on the already limited sidewalk real estate and thus blocking my passage. If you can’t beat […]

Bò Bía Chinese Sausage and Jicama Rolls – 257 of 365

A Guacamole Bacon Six Dollar Burger at Carl’s Jr weighs in at a disgusting 1060 calories and 72 grams of fat according to the corporate website.   A chili cheese fry’s 46 grams of fat bust guts even more all across America with another girth enhancing calorie bomb.  We all saw the smelly disaster I brought […]