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Vietnam Weasel Coffee

Vietnam Weasel Coffee

Vietnamese coffee is internationally known for its authentic flavor, a unique combination of sweetness from the sweetened condensed milk and bitterness from the Robusta coffee beans. In addition to being the world’s second largest coffee exporter, Vietnam is also known as a big producer of one of the most expensive coffees in the world, the weasel coffee, which has its beans collected from weasel's poops. Have you heard about the weasel coffee?


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Vietnamese Coffee Today

Vietnamese Coffee Today

One of what my travelers like the most in my street food tours is the Vietnamese coffee experiences. Some like hot coffee, some like it with ice and other would definitely go for the most popular version of it - caphe sua da, regardless of what they try, they are all happy with it. Beside the image of the black coffee dripping through a tin filter into the condensed milk at the bottom of the cup, here is what I share with my travelers about Vietnamese coffee today.


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Vietnamese Coffee the Origin

Vietnamese Coffee the Origin

During the Indochina war, French brought coffee into Vietnam first for their own use. Then coffee was widely introduced to the country and grown in big scale in the Center Highlands of Vietnam. Now Vietnam is proud to be the second largest coffee exporter in the world.


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Egg Coffee in Hanoi: Cafe Giang

Egg Coffee in Hanoi: Cafe Giang

Following Europeans who lived in big cities in Vietnam, the local tea people slowly adopted coffee with regional variations. But due to limitations on the fresh milk, as dairy farming was still in its infancy, the French and middle-class Vietnamese used sweetened condensed milk with dark roast coffee from drip filter.


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Cafe Streets of Hanoi

Cafe Streets of Hanoi

Vietnam is proud for its being the second largest coffee exporter in the world. And Hanoi is sure to have its own coffee culture where you can obviously witness by the many cafe streets of Hanoi. Here are a few cafe streets that you have to try out if you are in love with this special drink.


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Vietnamese Drinks

Vietnamese Drinks

Exporting the second most coffee to the world, Vietnam is not yet considered to be the coffee culture country. Any other drinks that are popular in Vietnam? Can you drink tap water in the country? How about local beer? This writing is telling you about different types of drinks available in Vietnam.


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Hanoi Coffee Shops

Hanoi Coffee Shops

Vietnam is in the top 5 of largest coffee exporters in the world. Hanoi is well known for its coffee and the many interesting coffee shops around. Want to sample the two main type of Hanoi coffee shops? The olds and the news?


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How To Make Vietnamese Coffee At Home

How To Make Vietnamese Coffee At Home

Vietnam is the second largest coffee exporting country in the world. Many tourists and expats find the unique taste and the huge availability of coffee in all cities of Vietnam. Large amount of Vietnamese people like the atmosphere of having their cups on the street side café watching life passing by. But some prefer to have it at home since the first thing in the morning they need to do is to have a cup of coffee.


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