My Quest for Yummy Banh Mi in Vietnam

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Approaching two years, this book continues to be a favourite amongst foodies traveling through Vietnam. This book is a beautiful coffee table photo journal of food travels through Vietnam. A Vietnamese-Canadian foodie goes on a quest to learn how to … Continue reading


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Some videos made during My Quest for Yummy:

An Excerpt…

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After seeing a sign in Dalat that said Bánh Mì Hamburger, it hit me how similar bánh mì in Vietnam is to hamburgers in North America. Hamburgers are a beloved part of North American fast food culture. If you did … Continue reading

About the Author

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Thu is an avid traveler, photographer and foodie with no borders – having lived all over Canada, United States, Singapore and Vietnam. She has actively tried to hike up peaks in every continent or eat through them. She’s an entrepreneur … Continue reading


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“Thu, your passion for Vietnamese foods and especially Banh mi impressed me so much that kept me up for the whole night. I was born in Vietnam, eat Vietnamese food everyday and have been cooking Vietnamese food for half of … Continue reading

Featured in Tuoi Tre: Đi tìm bánh mì ngon nhất Việt Nam

tuoitre questforyummy © 2013 thu. All rights reserved. When the book was printed, I was featured in the largest newspaper in Vietnam. The english version can be found here:

A Kickstarter Funded Project

Kickstarter Thu Nguyen © 2013 thu. All rights reserved. In the beginning of 2011, Thu felt the need to go to Vietnam to really learn how to cook and share it with the world. She focused on Banh Mi, made a video on Kickstarter and the rest, as … Continue reading