Sesame oil is like the olive oil of Asia. Sesame oil is pressed from sesame seeds and there are 2 types: cold pressed and roasted. The cold-pressed sesame oil is very light yellow in color. It is used for baking and frying. The toasted sesame oil is dark and brown in color;the smell and taste of this is more intense. The roasted sesame oil is often used in marinades, sauces and as topping in hot dishes. When heated, it would burn out quickly and the taste would also diminish.
Kho tiêu is mainly made with pork, but can also be made with fish. It is a stewed dish, which tastes balanced sweet and salty. This dish can be prepared in different ways where the flavors can be slightly different. It is a traditional dish that is often eaten on Vietnamese New Year (it coincides with Chinese New Year). But for many this is also comfort food. At Nguyen Oriental foods we only have the kho tiêu stock cubes from Bao Long.These are easy and quick to use.Inquire a
Our 30th anniversery!
This month it is exactly 30 years ago that we opened our doors. What started as a shop for Vietnamese products has now grown into a wholesaler in Asian products. Of course, that didn't happen overnight. During the 5 years that we had the toko, we also supplied other toko's. In order to be able to offer our resellers a better service, it was decided after 5 years to close the toko and to focus fully on delivering goods to other tokos in both the Netherla