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    What food to try in Halong Bay?

    Whenever visiting any tourism destination in any country in the world, most travelers spend a considerable amount of time exploring and enjoying the wild wonders of cuisines there. Visitors to Ha Long possibly are not an exception, and they would definitely be surprised by the incredible gastronomy of this charming bay. Also, not only seafood here is worth tasting, but a plenty of Vietnamese traditional foods and international cooking styles appeared in luxury restaurants here would satisfy the pickiest tourists.

    Cha Muc (Squid Sausage)

    What food to try in Halong Bay?

    Cha Muc is the most famous food of Quang Ninh and also in the top 50 specialties of Vietnam. The main ingredient of Cha Muc, of course, is squid. However, according to local fishermen, the high quality dishes must use squid from the Halong area.  The crunchy and delicate texture of this specific variety of squid, and the juicy flavour and attractive aroma of this dish goes perfectly well with Xôi (boiled rice, sticky rice) or Bánh Cuốn (a type of thin, steamed rice cake). This beautiful piece of culinary mastery is sold at many stores and stalls around the city and especially at Halong Market.

    Halong Lobsters 

    What food to try in Halong Bay?

    Halong is famous because of many kinds of seafood like not only squid but also  Lobster is always ready for tourist when going to Halong Bay. Lobsters’ meat is extremely firm and sweet, making sure that you will have an unforgettable impression when the first tasty. Lobsters have a huge of different weight, depending on the number of customers that the restaurant can serve.

    In Halong, people make full use of lobster by using its shell as a decorating ornament, which is now available widely at any souvenir shops in Halong

    In Halong, lobsters can be enjoyed in a unique way: drifting on the floating restaurant in Halong Bay, nibbling the dish and feeling the tang of the sea. Many dishes can be made from lobsters: fried lobster with salt, rice gruel with lobster, lobster salad or steamed lobster

    Halong Bay Oysters

    What food to try in Halong Bay?

    Oyster is a nutrition-rich food and provides a lot of energy for your body. Inside its hard-shell is blood-like red bowel, which carries the most delicious and nutritious part of an oyster

    The best way to enjoy oyster is to boil it, which could maintain its taste. Oyster is soaked with some blades of lemongrass into the pot and taken out right after air bubbles rise. To get its finest flavor. In Ha Long tour, you can enjoy immediately Halong Bay Oysters with beer.

    Banh gat gu

    What food to try in Halong Bay?

    Banh gat gu is made from steaming rice flour mixture. When you eat it, the cake is dipped in a special sauce, along with a piece of caramelized pork. This sauce is really a star of this dish. Having an okay or amazing experience with this food all depends on the sauce. The feeling of cool, soft cake and juicy pork is an enchanting culinary experience.
    This would be a nice choice after devouring many seafood dishes. The origin of this cake is in Hoa Binh Street Tien Yen Town, Quang Ninh but you can easily try it in Halong.

    When you hold the top of the cake, its tail’s going up and down like we nod our head. That’s why the name is Nodding Rice Cake “Gật Gù”. And “Khâu nhục” – pork served with Bánh Gật Gù

    What food to try in Halong Bay?

    These foods will absolutely make you fall in love with Halong Bay, so you must be sure that you try them all at least once. Try your best not to eat them all every day! Eating nice foods, meeting awesome people, visiting one of world heritage sites and sharing memorable moments with your beloved, how could it be more incredible!! Let’s take a tour to Halong to give a try!

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