Central Vietnam: Bún bò Huế

Restaurant: Bún Mam Sóc Trang
Address: 1326 E 18th St
City: Oakland, CA


Spicy beef w/ vermicelli soup. Also contained pig blood, Vietnamese coriander, mint, sliced cabbage, banana blossom, bean sprouts, shrimp paste, chili sauce, and lime squeeze.

Bun bo is a popular Vietnamese soup containing rice vermicelli (bún) and beef (). Bun bo originated in Hue, a former capital of Vietnam. Outside the city of Hue and some parts of Central Vietnam, it is called bún bò Huế to denote its origin. Within Huế and surrounding cities, it is known simply as bún bò. (Wikipedia)


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