Hu Tieu My Tho

My parents are visiting us today. I’m super excited to see them. So… I made my dad’s favorite soup… Hu Tieu My Tho! Clear tapioca noodles soup from the city of My Tho, located in the Mekong Delta region of Southern Vietnam. Toppings include thin slices of: pork’s heart, liver, gizzards and garlic caramelized pork…

Bun Bo Hue – Vietnamese Spicy Noodles

Bun Bo Hue! Loose translation – “Hearty bowl of Perfection!”  An aromatic steaming broth, sumptuous noodles, lots of tender beef and a fistful of oh-so-tasty fresh mints and herbs. Each sip is invigorating and soothing to the soul. Traditionally, it is served also with shrimp paste, cubes of congealed pig blood and pig’s knuckles. (Although…