Hot Banh gio with the flavor of meat, rice flour; crispy fried sticky rice or attractive mixed rice paper are one of the special dishes you should try in cold winter’s afternoon in Hanoi.
At the price of 20,000 – 50,000 VND, you can enjoy following interesting dishes:
Banh gio – one of the most special dishes
Wandering in Hanoi street, you can find a lot of places selling Banh gio on the streets bread. Banh gio is ranked as famous dishes in the capital of Hanoi, with simple ingredients, mainly from rice flour, finely chopped lean meat, wood ear.
The cake has pyramid shape and is wrapped in banana leaves, full of nutrients enough to be used as the main meal or snack. When eating, just using scissors to cut the banana leave above, you can enjoy this dish. The ouside of the cake is soft and sticky, scented fragrant of rice, the inside is processed very carefully with reasonable salty and sweetness of meat. When enjoying, it can be served together with fried young rice roll, gio tai … and indispensable little cucumber.
A Banh gio is priced at 10,000 VND. The famous addresses are Kim Lien, Thuy Khue, Nguyen Cong Tru market, Hom Market or Dong Cac.