The best dishes in Halong Bay

Halong Bay is one of the world most dramatic coastlines that also listed in World Heritage Sites with stunning and breathtaking beaches and landscapes. This spot is quite famous with delicious and fresh seafood. If you visit here, don’t forget relish this amazing dishes. Following is some lists about what you should try to eat in Halong.

Grilled chopped squid

Halong squid sausage is the most famous dish in Halong that you can’t miss. Halong grilled chopped squid is grinded manually and deftly, and the fried in the moderate heat till it turns crispy and golden brown. This dish is usually served with fish sauce. The sweet fatty squish sausage will combine with savory sauce to tease your taste buds. Travelers can also eat chopped squid with sticky rice and Vietnamese steam rice rolls

Sea snails

Sea snails are famous seafood in Halong that you should try. With only one bowl of sauce made from fish sauce, ginger, peppers and lemongrass, each type of snails with different unique flavors and different ways to enjoy.

Visitors can go to Cao Xanh market and Bai Chay market where the most popular spots are where sea snails are supposed to be sold with the best quality

The most attractive dish from sea snails that you should try is fried sea snail with chili sauce which is combined by ingredients of dried coconut, lime leaves, and Vietnamese sage leaves are the top significant herbs contributing to success of the dish

Halong Bay Lobsters

Halong Bay Lobsters is the king of highly nutritious seafood. When visiting Halong Bay, you will have a chance to enjoy lobsters in a unique way: drifting on floating restaurant in Halong Bay, nabbing the dish and feeling the tang of the sea.

If you want to relish the original flavor of lobsters, steamed lobster is a kind of dish that you should try.

Hoanh Bo Soaked rice wine

Wine is made from the glutinous rice which is a local specialty. People do not pound glutinous rice, just cook and incubate it. After the fermentation of rice, they soak it with fermented leaves from Hoanh Bo forest.

Halong Bay Oysters

Like lobsters, Halong Bay Oysters is also high nutritious food and provides a plethora of energy for your body. And the best way to enjoy fresh and sweet oysters is boil it and use with sauce.

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