Posts tagged Gà Nướng
Vietnamese Chicken Sandwich (Banh Mi Ga Nuong)

When I was pregnant with my daughter, I had the appetite of a million elephants. I indulged in all my favorite food. You can't finish that? Let me help you out. At the time, I was working close to Oakland Chinatown. That meant plenty of cheap and satisfying Vietnamese Sandwiches (Bánh Mì). Pregnant me didn't order just one sandwich. I usually ordered two and both were easily finished in one seating. After I was done, I would order another one, as a snack, for my grueling 15-minute waddle back to the office.

My favorite Bánh Mì? It was hands-down the roasted chicken sandwich (Bánh Mì Gà Nướng). Oh, how I love thee.

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Vietnamese Roast Chicken (Ga Nuong)

Vietnamese roast chicken (Ga Nuong) is a an easy weeknight recipe. The chicken is infused with the flavors of five spice, fish sauce, soy sauce, and other quick pantry items.This is also the same recipe used in the well known Vietnamese sandwich, Banh Mi Ga Nuong. For the longest time, I wasn't able to replicate the recipe ... until now. With help from a great cook who worked in a Vietnamese deli, I finally can make these at home.

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