Nom, nom, Việt Nam - Episode 75: Shrimp paste with sugarcane

January 11, 2021 - 14:03

Chạo tôm (grilled shrimp paste wrapped around sugarcane) used to be served to royalty in central Việt Nam.

Grilled shrimp paste wrapped around sugarcane is a beloved Central Vietnamese dish due to its combination of succulent shellfish and a sweet tang. Although the dish used to be served to royalty, it can now be enjoyed by anyone hungry for some sweet, chunky goodness. VNS