With the special flavor of the sea, squid roll, grilled oysters and Sa sung contributed to attract tourists to poetic Halong city. In addition to delicious dishes you can try in Halong, you can choose some specialities as a gift for friends and family.
Sa Sung – one of favorite specialities in Halong
Sa Sung is one of the dishes both enjoying right in Halong and buying as gift. It is a mollusk seafood and looks like a worm. Therefore, it is also called as sea worm or earthy ginseng… At the restaurants in Halong, the fresh Sa sung is often stirred with garlic, pineapple or vegetables to help the customer feel the whole flavor of the sea. However, if you want to buy this speciality as a gift for family, you should choose fried Sa sung. The price of a kilogram of dried Sa sung is about 1-3 million VND, depended on the type.
Not only Hai Phong but Halong is also the place you can try the special Shrimp vermicelli. Unlike in Hai Phong, the shrimp in this dish of Halong is small shrimp which is eliminated crust and stirred. Therefore, when put into a bowl and added the broth, this dish has a natural and attractive red color. It will be served with some kind of vegetables depended on each season. All ingredients create a harmony for this dish.