Posts Tagged "Vietnamese"

Red Lotus Vietnamese Chargrill – Annerley

Posted on Jan 24, 2014 in Foodie Reviews

Red Lotus Vietnamese Chargrill – Annerley

You have to enjoy Red Lotus for what it is – true Vietnamese street style eating. Pack them in and feed them – humble yet appetizingly effective.

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Railway Station Chicken w/ Green Papaya & Peanut Salad

Posted on Nov 29, 2012 in Mains, Starters

Railway Station Chicken w/ Green Papaya & Peanut Salad

Wanting to buy some local fresh fruit and veg, my girlfriend and I decided to get up bright and early and mission to the Boggo Road Markets. I had a delightful time chatting with the stall owners about the origin of their goods. Some (not all) of the stall owners were really passionate about their produce and didn’t hesitate in giving me detailed accounts of their origin. I purchased most of my produce from a stall owner who grows all his own organic fruit and veg, however needing a few extra vegetables I made my way to another stall which had a combination of Rocklea Market...

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Cha Ca La Vong Noodles (Turmeric Fish)

Posted on Sep 22, 2010 in Mains

Cha Ca La Vong Noodles (Turmeric Fish)

Mum bought the Food and Travels Asia cookbook by Alastair Hendy for my birthday. This book is by far the best Asian Cookbook I have ever laid my eyes upon. The talent of Alastair Hendy blows my mind on each and every page I turn. The photography is exquisite, the recipes are so traditionally spot on – it’s brilliant! I highly recommend this book if you’re a fan of Asian food. Every time I go out for Vietnamese (and that’s a lot) I always order the Turmeric Fish if it’s on the menu; I love the combination of fish and peanuts and the added freshness of lettuce and rice...

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