If you are looking for exquisite food to ease your palette and can’t find anything good around you then maybe it’s the time to take a trip to Vietnam. From Pho to Goicuon to Nem ran to Rau muong, local delicacies of Vietnam are not at all complex. The food there can be described in two words, distinct and unforgettable. The traditional street side food in Vietnam generally depends upon the balance of salts, pepper and various other essential items. Let’s take a look at the top food items you must try in Vietnam:
It is impossible to find a block in major cities of Vietnam where Pho is not there, and on top of that it is cheap, tastes good and available at all the times. A local diet consisting of salty broth, rice noodles and toppings of herbs and chicken make it a simpley delightful.
- GOI CUON:
The most famous Vietnamese dish. It includes almost all the local delicacies of Vietnam. It is a crispy shell surrounding a meat filling and a soft veggie to sooth your taste buds. Light and fresh spring rolls work their charm in their own special way. A southern variation has barbecued strips of pork in it, which is served with a rich adrenaline filled peanut sauce.
- BANH MI:
One of the best traditional street side food to have in Vietnam. It resembles a subway. It is so good that is has been imitated all around the globe. A sandwich filled with green veggies upon which you can add your choice of fillings and sauces. What better can you expect?
- BOT CHIEN:
Street snacks are a must have after school and at midnight. Botchien is the favorite snack of many. It consists of chunks of rice flour that are fried until they become crispy. They are served with slices of papaya and a mixture of green onion, chili sauce and rice vinegar. It’s for those who love spicy food.
- CAO LAU:
The pride of Central Vietnam- it’s a mouthwatering dish. Bean sprouted bowl of thick rice flour noodles. It has everything a good and spicy and delightful dish ought to have. You’ll find croutons pork, mint, toppings of thin slices of pork and rice flour crackers in it sprinkled with rice It is certainly one of foods you must try in Vietnam.