Referring to Ninh Binh specialties, people often think of mountain goats and burnt rice. However, this extremely touristic land has many other great dishes that anyone who has tasted it once hopes to enjoy again and again.
Here are the most unique Ninh Binh specialties that you must try.
Ninh Binh mountain goat
Coming to Ninh Binh, you will see that every route, alley, and everywhere in tourist destinations has specialty mountain goat shops. Ninh Binh mountain goats are naturally grazed in the rocky mountains, so they always have a special delicious taste. Goats eat natural plants and climb all day, so they are very sure of meat, making any dish is very delicious.
The most famous is the rare lemon goat – a specialty of Ninh Binh that no one does not enjoy when coming here. Visitors will not be able to help but admire the cool sweetness and special aroma of this dish. The standard way to eat is to serve with fig leaves dipped in soy sauce. Other delicacies from mountain goats include: Goat stir-fried with lemongrass and chili, mountain goats dipped in batches, grilled goat with five spices, goat stewed with Chinese herbs, fried goat sausage, burnt rice with goat sauce, goat meat porridge, rice husked goat, goat curry.
Ninh Binh burnt rice
If you want to name a specialty Ninh Binh can buy as a gift, it is burnt rice. With familiar rustic ingredients, but the burnt rice here has its own flavor. Take a bite, diners will feel the delicious, crunchy and crunchy taste of rice, and the fatty aroma of shrimp.
Ninh Binh specialty burnt rice must be flexible rice, selected from Hai Hau eight aromatic rice (in Nam Dinh province) and then cooked in a cast iron pot with a thick bottom. best. If the fire is too big, the piece will burn thick and hard, if it is low, it will lose its crispy taste. Burnt rice must be scorched, crispy but not hard, fragrant but not burnt, soft and spongy but still greasy.
Bun cha fan – attractive specialties of Ninh Binh
The first dish in the list of “delicious specialties of Ninh Binh” that Phuot wants to introduce to you is vermicelli noodles. In addition to Hanoi, bun cha fan is also an attractive specialty of the land of Ninh Binh. What is the difference between this dish and Hanoi bun cha? That is pork, after being minced, will be put on the grill in large pieces and do not need to be cut into small pieces.
Bun cha fan “holds” diners with soft meat, not dry. And when it’s cooked, it’s golden brown. To enjoy this dish “right post”. You should eat grilled rolls with vermicelli pressed in molds and some raw vegetables. Do not forget to dip it with sweet and sour fish sauce to make the dish more round. If you have the opportunity to come to Ninh Binh, do not miss the opportunity to taste this noodle dish.
Yen Mac sour spring rolls
Nem chua is a special dish of Yen Mac region, Ninh Binh that is loved by many tourists. Yen Mac spring rolls are inspired by Hue Royal Court. And it is made from finely chopped meat that is dried and pressed, mixed with hearing and other special spices. The final stage of spring rolls is wrapped with banana leaves and left to ferment naturally. When you enjoy Yen Mac spring rolls, you will immediately feel the moderate sour taste and the faint aroma of banana leaves. In addition to enjoying on the spot, you can also buy it as a gift for your family or friends!
Ninh Binh mountain snail
Mountain snails here are loved by many people because of the tough, crispy and naturally sweet mountain snail meat . The snail part is carefully processed by the people into attractive and unique dishes.
Coming to Ninh Binh, you should buy mountain snails here as gifts for relatives and family so that everyone can feel the very own snail flavor of Ninh Binh land.
Roasted copper crab with guise leaves
Roasted copper crab with guise leaves is also a famous specialty of Ninh Binh that makes many tourists’ eating and drinking souls fascinated. This is a country dish with a combination of the crispy taste of field crabs and the aroma of guise leaves. Roasted copper crab with guise leaves is very suitable as a “delicious bait” for you to enjoy. And don’t forget to sip a few glasses of wine with your friends!
Traveling to Ninh Binh is not only about visiting unique landscapes. You can also explore the unique and famous culinary culture in Ninh Binh. Above is a list of 15 specialties of Ninh Binh that you only need to eat once to remember forever.