【Taiwan Immigrants' Global News Network】Translated by CHI CHIA I
The “AoDai Vietnamese Cuisine (AoDai奥黛越南料理)” in Wanhua, Taipei was selected as one of the top 5 Vietnamese restaurants in Taiwan by netizens. Even President Tsai Ing-wen likes to visit this restaurant very much, and she also invites a famous YouTuber Chien-Chien (千千進食中), whose channel has 1.69M subscribers, to have a taste of President Tsai’s favorite Vietnamese cuisine.
The video “What is Xiao Ying Doing? Episode 6” was published in October 2019, and the mouthwatering dishes introduced by both President Tsai and Thai-Taiwanese mixed-race Chien-Chien make audiences crave the gourmet food.
A dish is renamed “President Pho” because it is strongly approved by President Tsai. (Photo / Authorized & Provided by the YouTube Channel: UnseenTaiwan 魅力臺灣)
In this episode of “New Immigrants in Taiwan” column, the Vietnamese anchor Stella (孫金清), Thai anchor Phum (陳勝泰), and Mandarin anchor CK (洪崇凱) of【Taiwan Immigrants' Global News Network】brings readers to the “AoDai Vietnamese Cuisine” restaurant located beside Kuang-Jen Elementary School in Wanhua.
The owner of the restaurant, Chen Yu Shui (陳玉水), told us that President Tsai has praised her for the Vietnamese cuisine prepared at the event of the “International Migrants Day” and said she would visit Chen’s restaurant one day if she has the opportunity to do so.
“Unexpectedly, Office of the President made a call to me and said that President Tsai would be visiting my restaurant with a well-known YouTuber Chien-Chien,” Chen said.
President Tsai Ing-wen invited a famous YouTuber Chien-Chien to film a video at the “AoDai Vietnamese Cuisine”. (Photo / Retrieved from the YouTube Channel: 總統蔡英文)
A dish is also renamed “President Pho” and included in the menu because it is strongly approved by President Tsai.
Vietnamese anchor Stella took a sip of the soup and said, “The taste of this soup is really exactly the same as that of my hometown. Ms. Chen, did you add the seven key spices? This is really the best I have ever tasted in Taiwan.”
The anchors ordered many dishes, including Vietnamese shrimp spring rolls, fried chicken wings. (Photo / Authorized & Provided by the YouTube Channel: UnseenTaiwan 魅力臺灣)
Moreover, the anchors also ordered dishes such as Vietnamese crepe (越南煎餅), shrimp spring rolls (鮮蝦春捲), fried chicken wings (炸雞翅), and stuffed bitter melon soup (苦瓜包肉湯).
There are two types of spring rolls such as shrimp spring rolls & fried spring rolls. The spring rolls are filled with taro paste, marinated pork and spices and wrapped with rice papers. It tastes delicious without any seasonings, and you can enjoy another flavor by adding mint leaves and sweet basil. The food is so delicious that anchors finished three plates of it expeditiously.
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