Vietnamese Corn and Rice Pudding with Coconut Sauce| Chè Bắp

Sweet, hearty, and flavorful, this Vietnamese sweet corn pudding is pure comfort in a bowl. In this recipe, I’ll be teaching you how to make authentic Chè Bắp at home, from the aromatic corn and rice pudding to the luscious coconut milk sauce.  What is Chè Bắp?  Chè Bắp is a Vietnamese pudding dessert made from sweet corn and glutinous rice topped with a thick sauce […]

Authentic Vietnamese Pork Paste Recipe | Giò Sống

Giò Sống or Vietnamese uncooked pork meat paste is the base to the traditional Vietnamese pork sausages (Chả Lụa or Giò Lụa) used in everything from the iconic Bánh Mì sandwich to the fan-favorite Bún Bò Huế noodle soup. You can also use this easy and versatile pork paste for meatballs, rice paper rolls, and […]

Vietnamese Grilled BBQ Pork Skewers | Nem Nướng Recipe

These Vietnamese ground pork skewers are savory and garlicky, sweetened with honey, and cooked on the grill or oven for a smoky finish. In this recipe, I’ll show you how to make the perfect juicy and springy Nem Nướng for your next appetizer, party snack, or dinner! What is Nem Nướng? Nem Nướng is a […]

5-Ingredient Vietnamese Shaking Beef Recipe | Bò Lúc Lắc

This quick and easy Vietnamese shaking beef recipe is savory, flavorful, and juicy – it’s sure to be a family favorite, especially for busy weeknight dinners! In this recipe, I’ll show you how to make shaking beef at home with just a few ingredients and some easy techniques. Tips for the Best Bò Lúc Lắc […]

Easy Sticky Rice Recipe (Glutinous Rice) | Steamer and Rice Cooker Methods

Sticky rice is a staple in many Asian dishes, both savory and sweet. But for a beginner, making sticky rice may seem a little intimidating. So today, I’ll show you my simple method for how to prepare perfect and easy sticky rice two ways – in the steamer and in the rice cooker. The Best […]

Vietnamese Coffee (Hot & Iced) Recipe | Authentic and Easy Cà Phê Sữa Đá

One of the most iconic drinks from Southeast Asia, Vietnamese coffee is rich, perfectly sweetened, and delicious both hot and iced! For this recipe, I’ll be teaching you how to use a traditional Vietnamese phin coffee filter and classic Vietnamese ingredients to make your own café quality Vietnamese coffee at home. What Makes Vietnamese Coffee […]

Pandan Coconut Milk Bread Recipe | Buko Pandan Pandesal


These pillowy soft bread buns are rich with the flavor and aroma of coconut and pandan! This nostalgic Southeast Asian flavor combination tastes even better hot and fresh from the oven. For this recipe, I add a little twist by combining coconut milk and pandan with my pandesal recipe! Pandan and Coconut in Southeast Asian […]

Easy Rice Cooker Pandan Chiffon Cake | Bánh Bông Lan Lá Dứa Recipe

Light and airy with a beautiful pastel green inside and refreshing Southeast Asian flavors, this delightful pandan chiffon cake recipe is the perfect afternoon treat. I’ll show you how to make your own perfect pandan chiffon cake quick and easy with just a few basic ingredients and a rice cooker! What is Pandan Chiffon Cake? […]

Vietnamese Pandan Honeycomb Cake | Bánh Bò Nướng Recipe

This classic Vietnamese baked good is rich in the flavor and aroma of pandan and coconut milk. It’s sweet, pillowy soft with a little chew, and deliciously fragrant – like eating a cloud! Today I’ll be showing you my recipe for Bánh Bò Nướng, made quick and easy at home using simple, wholesome ingredients. What […]

How to Make Homemade Pandan Extract | 2-Ingredient Easy Recipe

Making pandan extract at home is delightfully simple with extremely rewarding results. You can use this extract to impart the flavor and aroma of pandan to both sweet and savory dishes. And unlike the store-bought kind, it has no preservatives, colorants, or artificial flavors. In fact, it only has two ingredients! How to Make Easy […]