Saturday, 03 March 2018 08:37

Control Your Eating

Having the willpower and self-discipline to control your eating even when you emotionally don’t want to is paramount to not feeling like you are falling off the bandwagon during Tet.

Published in Women's Fitness
Saturday, 20 January 2018 09:40

Banh My Kebab

The mighty doner kebab has been feeding hungry people in Hanoi since the turn of the century. But where it arrived from is unknown.

Published in Street Snacker
Saturday, 20 January 2018 09:30

Mi Hoanh Thanh

Who needs pho when you’ve got mi hoanh thanh?

Published in Street Snacker
Friday, 17 November 2017 04:42

Alley 51, Ho Thi Ky

Life in the maze-like alleys around Ho Thi Ky Street in Saigon serves up some culinary delights.

Published in Street Portrait
Monday, 17 July 2017 04:58

Food Glorious Food

If I ever get around to writing my Vietnamese novel it will ooze with snippets about food. Foremost it will mention my most memorable sweet treat; hot sugarcane fished from a drum of steaming ginger syrup on a freezing night on a mountain track above Bac Me where, with a huddle of villagers, we squat around a fire and gnaw.

Published in Book Buff
Monday, 10 April 2017 15:45

Student Food

Most street food joints are aimed at everyone. But often you find places whose target customer is the thrifty student. Words by Edward Dalton. Photos by Teigue John Blokpoel

Published in Street Snacker
Thursday, 16 March 2017 23:50

The Fat Pig

Renowned for its Thanh Oai smoked pork ribs, this smokehouse is said to be a meat lovers’ dream. Our Mystery Diner investigates. Photos by Sasha Arefieva

Published in Mystery Diner
Sunday, 08 January 2017 17:09

Nem Chua Nuong

It’s cold and you need to warm up. So what better way to beat the winter chills than a dish of fermented pork sausage? Words by Huyen Tran. Photos by Teigue John Blokpoel

Published in Street Snacker
Saturday, 26 November 2016 14:58

Banh Tam Bi

A weird noodle dish from the Mekong Delta that mixes sweet and savoury, coconut sauce, pork and chilli, banh tam bi is a must try for anyone looking for something a little different. Words and photos by Zoe Osborne

Published in Street Snacker
Monday, 01 August 2016 07:50

Saigon Soup Company

Got sick and don’t want to leave your bed to have a soup? Opened in June, Saigon Soup Company is specialising in soups delivered to your door through

Published in Just In
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