Vietnamese Mango Salad

      Mango salad is one of my favourite dishes to make, as it is relatively easy and tastes so damn good. It is super fresh and full of flavour with a good balance of sweet, sour, tangy and salty. I love the crunch of the crispy fried shallots and white onion, alongside the…… Continue reading Vietnamese Mango Salad

Sarawak Laksa

In 2010, my boyfriend and I spent 5 months in South East Asia, starting in Singapore, then travelling to Malaysia, Borneo, Thailand, Cambodia & Laos. We tried 3 different types of Laksa during our travels, but there was in one in particular that was definitely my favourite. The Sarawak Laksa. What is Laksa you ask?

Banh Xeo – Vietnamese Savoury Pancakes

I first discovered Banh Xeo whilst attending a cooking class at the Morning Glory cooking school in Hoi An. I have dreamt about it ever since. In February 2013, I met my family in Vietnam for a 3 week holiday, a 21st birthday holiday for my younger sister - a tradition that our family started… Continue reading Banh Xeo – Vietnamese Savoury Pancakes