Many people after traveling to Pleiku wanted to come back here to enjoy the famous street food here.
Pleiku – a famous mountain town not only attracts tourists by its charming scenery, but also because of its unique cuisine with 1-0-2. From the ingredients, the way of processing, the way to enjoy,… the dishes here always bring the diners from surprise to delight. Let’s go with 2 Beautiful to discover these special dishes!
The banh xeo shop located on Tran Binh Trong and Dien Hong streets is considered a very familiar breakfast address for people in the mountain town of Pleiku. This cake is different from regular pancakes because it has a filling made from beef.
The steps to make beef pancakes are not too different from many other places. When guests come to order, they will use a patch and pour a thin layer of dough into the pan. After that, they will spread the fillings on top such as meat, bean sprouts, … and then close the lid.
When it comes to customers to eat, banh xeo is always crispy and hot. Diners will immediately feel the unique flavor of beef, combined with accompanying ingredients and crispy crust that is melting in the mouth.
In addition to beef, you can also eat shrimp pancakes, egg pancakes or mixed pancakes. Each pancake will cost about 5 to 30 thousand depending on the type.
2. Two bowls of Pho (Dry Pho)
The second dish that is extremely popular with tourists when coming to Pleiku is the famous 2-bowl pho, also known as dry pho. This is a typical delicacy that has contributed to the beauty of the culinary culture here. Unlike other places, the broth and accompanying ingredients will be served separately into two bowls, instead of just one. a bowl.
Eaters will often eat pho separately and then sip some broth. When eating, people will eat with a little raw vegetables and black sauce prepared according to each restaurant’s own recipe. The raw materials to make this dish are dry noodles that are small and tough like noodles, so when eaten, they are not crushed even though they are eaten.
When enjoying, you will easily feel the aroma of pho noodles, mixed with the sweetness of lean meat, ceiling price, the aroma of fried onions and a little spiciness of fresh chili.
Depending on the taste, each diner will add soy sauce, vinegar, and lemon to make their bowl of dry pho more delicious and richer.
3. Rotten crab noodles
No need to set foot in the restaurant, but just a short distance from the rotten crab noodle shop, you can smell the strong smell from the broth of this dish. Instead of cooking from fresh crab water, after filtering the crab, people often leave the crab juice overnight to ferment and smell before cooking, so the crab broth has a strong smell and to the uninitiated, it can be said. hard to smell.
Besides the crab broth, people also add a few other ingredients such as bamboo shoots, boiled eggs, fat, fried onions, shrimp puffs, dried pork skin. Vermicelli has a salty taste from fish sauce, the aroma of accompanying vegetables, the pungent taste of chili peppers, the greasy pork skin and the characteristic strong flavor of fermented crab juice. All have blended together and become a famous specialty dish with 1-0-2 of the mountain town of Pleiku.
Noodles with rotten crab are quite picky to enjoy because of their characteristic unpleasant taste. Not everyone can stand the strong smell of fermented crab juice and pure fish sauce. There are many people who have had to give up on that first try. However, for those who can eat it and have tasted it before, they find this dish has a very unique appeal.
If you have the opportunity to set foot in Pleiku, do not miss the opportunity to enjoy 3 extremely famous dishes in this city. Surely, the taste they bring will not let you down at all.