Tag Archives: wonton soup

Mì Hoành Thánh Wonton Noodle Soup – 278 of 365

I had no idea how to pronounce this one so I just pointed to the sign on the wall inside a typical fan cooled joint called Quan 100 at 100 Nguyen Van Lac in Binh Thanh District.  The young girl trying to take my order had me repeat after her “hwan ton.”  I thought I […]

Mì Sủi Cảo Wonton Soup – 204 of 365

The world must be off its axis.  Back home in Atlanta the temperature soared to a record breaking 106 degrees recently and Hanoi, which should be hitting 100+ was cool, cloudy any maybe upper 70s in the morning.  This type of weather makes getting out and exploring new foods even more enticing, and that steaming […]

Mỳ Vằn Thắn Won Ton Soup – 107 of 365

The front desk clerk at my hotel in Hanoi asked me where I wanted to go.  I responded with, “Nowhere, I am taking a walk.”  She looked thoroughly confused and asked if she could call me a taxi.  I replied again, “No thank you.  I am just going for a walk.”  Some rapid fire chit […]