Hue, Vietnam - We live in Hanoi, but when we really want to eat fabulously, we go to Hué, Vietnam's old imperial capital. It is located in the center of the country along the Perfume River, which serves as backdrop and source of the city's many fish markets, one of the bedrocks of its captivating cuisine.
Basic Vietnamese Dipping Sauce (Nuoc Cham) Makes ¾ cup 3 tablespoons lime juice (1 fat, thin skin lime) 2 tablespoons sugar ½ cup water 2 ½ tablespoons fish sauce 1 small garlic clove, finely minced 1 teaspoon chili garlic sauce (tuong ot toi)
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Located right in the middle of #Tokyo, #Tsukiji is the largest #seafood market in the world, and makes a fantastic (and free) addition to any Tokyo itinerary. However with increasingly unstable relations between the vendors (for whom this is their livelihood) and tourists (for whom it is a fascinating attraction), it is important to know how to “do” Tsukiji properly.