Tag Archives: Vietnamese food

“Du Ma” explained, for $13.99

If you’ve ever wondered what “doo mah” means and why some Vietnamese say it so often, here’s the answer, courtesy of Bao Truong‘s Facebook.: “Du Ma” is a lunch combo, sold by the Los Saigon food truck in L.A.  

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The case of the missing yogurt – “da-ua”

Vietnamese-style yogurt has become scarce recently. Several food places, markets, restaurants, don’t carry that special kind of yogurt, called “da-ua” and pronounced yah (as in papa) oor (as in poor). The OC Weekly was the first publication to spot the … Continue reading

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Pho – the price of popularity

You know the Vietnamese noodle soup Phở has arrived, when you see that people are starting to mess with it. What’s the Bolsavik talking about? It’s like this: You know pizza has gained popularity world wide when you can find, as the Bolsavik … Continue reading

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