Stir-fried Water Spinach with Garlic (Rau Muong Xao Toi)

The entree ain't as good without something on the side, ya know? Every time I hear these beautiful rap lyrics from Fabolous, I think about Rau Muống Xào Tỏi, the perfect Vietnamese side dish.  Fabolous might be talking about something else in the song, but it makes me daydream about delicious, nutritious, and tasty Rau … Continue reading Stir-fried Water Spinach with Garlic (Rau Muong Xao Toi)

Vietnamese Beef Spring Roll Party (Bo Nuong Vi / Bo Nhung Dam)

For Thanksgiving, instead of the traditional American Thanksgiving meal, Jane and I hosted a Bò Nướng Vĩ/ Bò Nhúng Dấm Spring Roll Party for her family and her Aunt's family.  This type of Spring Roll Party is  perfect for family lunch/dinner because everyone will hang-out with each other, cook the food in the hotpot or … Continue reading Vietnamese Beef Spring Roll Party (Bo Nuong Vi / Bo Nhung Dam)