One of my favorite parts of the delicious Vietnamese sandwiches called bánh mì is the pickled veggies: they’re lightly salty, tangy, and sweet, a wonderful combination that complements the other sandwich ingredients perfectly. Also great in other dishes, like bún (vermicelli noodle bowls), this is a versatile condiment to keep on hand.Continue reading “Ferment This: Đồ Chua (Daikon & Carrot Pickles)”
Still digging my new spiralizer here. It’s been a while since something so affordable cast its spell on me like this, but I actually look forward to using this simple manual appliance. I’m also making a concerted effort to try different vegetables; this time, carrot and cucumber have been added to the lineup!
I adore the Vietnamese vermicelli noodle bowls called Bún, and I have eaten my fair share of them at Vietnamese restaurants. With the other half of a fresh daikon radish just waiting in the fridge to be transformed, it made perfect sense to use my new spiralizer to make a “noodle” bowl inspired by this incredible dish.