When you come to Ninh Binh, besides thousands of excellent dishes, Ninh Binh vegetarian food will make you surprise. The combination of vegetables and spices will create wonderful dishes that you cannot refuse. And now, let’s go to discover the world of Ninh Binh vegetarian food.
Ninh Binh vegetarian food is the beauty of Vietnamese culture
Unlike Buddhists or many vegetarians, most of the foreigners use Ninh Binh vegetarian food because of their curiosity and want to explore a Vietnamese culinary culture. Ms.Lucy – a tourist from the USA said: “Vegetarianism is a strange sight, but the ingredients that people make are very eye-catching and like ordinary foods.”
Actually, only with green peas, soybeans, lotus root, vegetables … that the cook can cook, create many delicious dishes with attractive name. Of course, the name just adds to the appeal of the dish, and in fact they are made from plants, most commonly from soybeans.
Not only looks like the ordinary food, vegetarian food is also interested in taste so delicious. For example, chicken curry is tasty with soy milk and coconut milk, crispy spring rolls are stuffed inside with green beans and cassava makes it so sweet and cool, eat not boring.
In order to meet the diverse palates of Western customers, Ninh Binh vegetarian restaurants also offer exotic Western-style vegetarian dishes. The vegetarian buffet is an asparagus soup dish look like the fish bubble soup. On the other hand, you can see the lotus salad like the Russian salad and so attractive.
At first glance, many foreigners are surprised, admired the creativity of the chef by the Western food was “vegetarian” with ingredients such as wild lotus seeds, tofu…. The traditional culture of Vietnamese cuisine has been thoroughly applied to Ninh Binh vegetarian food as a way to introduce the image of the country and people to international friends.
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The popular vegetarian forms in Ninh Binh
Pure vegetarian (vegan)
This is the strictest vegetarian way. People will have to stay away from all kinds of foods and products derived from animals. You can only eat 100% of foods made from vegetables.
Vegetarian with eggs and milk (lacto-ovo)
The vegetarians in this group will abstain from meat but still eat eggs, drink milk and other products from eggs, milk such as butter, cheese.
Vegetarian with milk (lacto)
People who eat this regime do not eat meat or eggs. But they still use dairy foods like butter and cheese.
Vegetarian with eggs (ovo)
This is in contrast to the above, which is vegetarian does not eat animal meat and does not drink milk but uses more eggs.
This is also called vegetarian part-time. Fastingers in this way will abstain from red meat such as beef and sheep, but do not abstain from poultry, fish and shellfish from the meal. They limit the consumption of these foods besides the use of vegetables and fruits in their diets. Dairy products and milk are also used as cheese, yogurt, icecream
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Some special dishes of Ninh Binh vegetarian food
Vegetarian Spring Rolls
This is one of the most popular vegetarian dishes in Ninh Binh. Vegetables such as taro, cabbage, green beans, carrots, mushrooms, vermicelli will be mixed with spices such as salt, pepper, sugar, onions. The mixture is then mixed thoroughly and left for about 30 minutes. Next, the chef will use thin paper rolls and roll with the mixture on. Spring rolls will be fried at high temperature for about 5 minutes and we can enjoy with chili sauce or soy sauce.
Tofu and Vegetable Curry
When cooked into this flavorful and hearty Indian dish, tofu is far from bland and boring. The firm tofu soaks up the bold flavors of the Thai red curry paste, grated ginger, and coconut milk. When ready to serve, top with freshly torn basil leaves and spoon a hefty serving atop bowls of long-grain white rice.
Vegetarian fried noodles
Fried noodles are a favorite dish for many people and vegetarian dishes as well. This dish is very delicious and how simple it is. First, the noodles are soaked in boiling water for 3 minutes and then removed. The ingredients in the fried noodles are varied and you can choose from a few of the following: mushrooms, carrots, cabbage, radishes, potatoes, lentils, green onions…
This soup is suitable for everyone because it is easy to eat and nutritious. Cooking materials include lingzhi mushrooms, snow mushrooms, mushrooms, carrots, cabbage, pumpkin, lotus seeds. All ingredients are chopped and eaten. All the ingredients will be stir-fried with hot oil and the chef put water on the ingredients.
Then boil and cook the ingredients on the near nine, lotus seeds, lingzhi mushrooms into boiling and seasoning and then turn off the kitchen.
Where can we eat Ninh Binh vegetarian food
Vegetarian in Pagodas or temple
Ninh Binh is known as the land of Buddhism with many temples and pagodas. When you come here on the full moon or festival like Mid-year festival or Mid-autumn festival, you can enjoy Ninh Binh vegetarian food at the pagodas or temples. There is something special you need to know that these meals are free.
In those days, people came to the temple to pray and seek the peaceful feeling of their soul. All assets things become meaningless and they will be left outside the temple. Inside the pagoda are Buddhists who are sincerely praying.
The restaurants with Ninh Binh Vegetarian Food
Vegetarian restaurants are a good option for short trips. It is because sometimes you cannot go on the festival or on the full moon. So when you go to Ninh Binh, which restaurant should you go to? Let’s go round!
- Trung Tuyet Restaurant
- Minh Toan Restaurant
- Bao Anh Restaurant
- Thao Linh Restaurant
- Sun Flower Restaurant
The above is top 5 restaurants in Ninh Binh if you want to taste Ninh Binh vegetarian food. Among them, Trung Tuyet restaurant is highly rated and it is an ideal recommendation.
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Ninh Binh is an ancient land associated with the history of the Vietnamese. More than 1000 years ago, when Buddhism flourished in Vietnam, vegetarianism became increasingly popular. Currently, Ninh Binh Vegetarian Food is a corner in the culture of the country. That is what you should experience when coming to Ninh Binh