6 Desserts are Mostly Captured for Social Networking Sites by Young Saigonese
Saigon gets its name as a "Sanctuary" cuisine. Saigon offers all dishes from around the world, more especially; sometimes it appears a few new dishes. As similar as “fashion” trend seasonally updated, the dish is sold everywhere. The young people are extremely interested in these foods. They enjoy and take pictures and make it be a must-try-food movement.
1. Carp pudding
Is it a real carp?
A whole carp is placed in front of you, fresh and silky ... lifelike, but in fact it is made from coconut or mango. This is an extremely popular dessert in Hongkong but recently has also become popular in Vietnam thanks to its eye catching looks. Therefore a lot of young people come to this restaurant (Bui Huu Nghia Street, Distric 5) to enjoy and take pictures.
This is an extremely popular dessert in Hongkong.
2. Fruit pizza
Healthy food is found to be popular in Saigon. So fruits, or oil-less snacks, low-calorie snacks are very favored. Recently fruit pizzas are growing in popularity.
Picture of Fruit pizzas on the Internet
Regarding the basic form, fruit pizza is like the normal salty pizzas, also with thin soles and the topping on the pizza surface. But instead of the usual filling, which is made from meat, seafood, or cheese, this was replaced by whole fresh fruits and a little cream on the side as replacement for traditional cheese layer. On top of the pizza, you can taste some diced oregano leaves- savory flavor which is sprinkled often on most types of pizza. It makes a vegetarian pizza tastes like “salty cake”.
Real fruit pizza at the restaurant
The top layer of pizza is Oregano. You will have little taste of salty pizza as usual
3. Herb jelly
Weather in Saigon is always in a state of hot, very hot or very very hot, so that the cold and refreshing dish is always listed among the bestselling food. Recently, the famous Taiwanese herb jelly as created a craze for young people. The dish is extremely tasty and has multiple health benefits: it reduces swelling and removes the heat.
Herb jelly originates from Taiwan
This herb jelly has many types of topping like green beans, red beans, buts boba, jelly noddle or taro cake, sweet potato. All will be placed above a layer of fine-grinding ice and a little cream sauce. The dish is suddenly become the favorite dish after every lunchtime. This is important to eat this food with shaved ice so that our body can be cooled down.
Eating with little fresh cream and taro and sweet potato
4. Bingsu melon
Bingsu dishes made from super- scent and sweet melon.
About 3 months ago, one cafe located in the District 1, Saigon, has become the favorite place because of the super food Bingsu melon. People like this dish because it is made from a whole fresh melon, juicy and sweet cream and super cool shaved ice. Especially, the dish is served with a little honey or chocolate sauce and makes it be the most hunted dish for a long time. And so far, the ices Bingsu melon shops grow up pretty much, in Hanoi and some other areas.
The inside of the melon is scoop out by a melon baller.
5. Super cute ice-cream
Ultra cute ice cream sticks
Animal shaped ice-cream has become extremely popular around Nguyen hue Street. It costs nearly 1.5 USD with all the cute shapes and eye catching decoration. This is completely different from the traditional ice cream sticks, so that people have to queue to buy for it.
besides enjoying ice cream, the ice cream is always photographed
There are 10 different kinds of aroma like chocolate, vanilla, mango, mint, strawberry, mix-fruits… with all shapes of hearts, chocolate bar, and spiral or bare foot.
Most of young people choose the vanilla ice cream
6. Fish ice cream
It is creamy, but it is not the ice scream sticks. Especially this ice cream is served with a waffle cake, which has the shape of a fish. Basically, the flavor is like the other fresh ice cream, but because of the waffle shape, so many young people want to enjoy and take pictures.
Special ice cream with fish shape