Tag: baguette

Banh Mi Chao, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam
Good Morning Vietnam! The sun arises on another day in Saigon and we are on the hunt for breakfast. Fortunately, we don’t have to look far. On a side street virtually opposite our hotel at Alagon D’Antique in District 1, sits a small yet bustling street food...

Banh Mi Hong Hoa

Banh Mi Hong Hoa, Ho Chi Minh
Landing in Vietnam and enduring a taxi journey to test even the most steely of nerves had made us hungry. Throughout the flight over from Kuala Lumpur, my thoughts had swayed towards a popular Vietnamese sandwich. The Banh Mi. 

Banh Mi, Rue Descartes, Paris

banh mi paris
Baguettes are synonymous with Paris but usually filled with something like ham or cheese. Not roasted pork, cucumber, sriracha sauce and mayonnaise. At Banh Mi on the Rue Descartes, just before the famous Rue Mouffetard, you can pick up a baguette inspired by a little journey further...
baguette and sandwich tradition lyon
The French love their baguettes. Some of the finest sandwiches in the world can be found right here in France. Close to our ApartHotel at Lagrange and situated on a petrol station forecourt, we found the most wonderful baguette shop.
Street Food, Basel
Normally you would arrive in Basel hungry for Fondue or Toblerone, not Pad Thai and Argentine steak. If that is the case, however, you can get your fix of the world food scene in the Markthalle beside the main SBB station. If, like us, you arrive on a Sunday when...
Something that i’ve always wanted to do is cook abroad. I love restaurants and street food but to pass up the cracking selection of ingredients in the markets around Europe is just crazy. While in Colmar we were staying at the Appart’hôtel Odalys La Rose d’Argent which houses a...
Provencal style Fish Soup with Aioli, Gruyere and Croutons
A classic soup enjoyed in southern France and now you can enjoy it too. Don’t be put off by the list of ingredients, the preparation is straightforward and the flavour intense! If you don’t fancy preparing the fish yourself, just ask your fishmonger to prepare this for you. The...