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Boiled-beef summer rolls

Vietnam cuisine is famous for its delicious, fresh rolls and boiled-beef summer rolls is one of the best dishes.
The main ingredients of boiled-beef summer rolls consist of fresh beef, rice paper wrappers, vegetables such as cucumbers, carrots and herbs, and pineapple and mam nem (a special type of fish sauce).

It is very simple to cook the dish. Select fresh beef and boil the beef for 30 minutes. Take it out and let it cool.

Slice the boiled beef thinly and put the slices on a bamboo flat basket with vegetables, herbs, pineapple and rice paper wrappers.

A set of boiled-beef summer rolls.

Boiled-beef is rolled with vegetables.

Delicious boiled-beef summer rolls.

A piece of boiled beef, cucumber, pineapple and herbs rolled in rice paper wrappers is best served with mam nem mixed with chili.

It is a good idea to enjoy this dish during the summer.

 Places for trying the dish in Hanoi:
• No.102, Thai Thinh street, Trung Liet ward, Dong Da district.
Tel: +8494 195 8899
• Villa D17, Thang Long international village, Nguyen Do Cung street.
Tel: +8494 165 3399
• No.52B, Nguyen Thi Dinh street, Thanh Xuan district.
Tel: +8494 165 8899 

Story: Bich Van - Photos: Tran Thanh Giang

Vegetarian Summer Rolls

Vegetarian Summer Rolls

Vibrant and refreshing, vegetarian summer rolls are a delight even for committed vegetarians. These light and flavorful wraps burst with an array of colorful vegetables, fresh mushrooms, and a dipping sauce that tantalizes the taste buds. Beyond their visual appeal, summer rolls pack a nutritious punch, making them a perfect option for healthy lunches or light dinners on hot summer days.