Having lunch w/ restaurateur Ye Htut Win Sharky’s Bagan.
Mandalay’s famous white noodles for breakfast at Daw Shwu Bi. Not shown are the myriad garnishes, from lime to cilantro to fried gourd bean fritters.
Copywriter: there’s something wanting in the menu translation tonight.
Billous poori potato curry, tamarind tomato sides. Breakfast in Mandalay
Ngapound steamed fish in Mandalay. My first Burmese breakfast this trip
Bistro # 37. Nostalgic Hanoi restaurant near West Lake, reminiscent of the subsidised economy of past. We even received government vouchers to pay for our food!
Haiphong’s famous crab soup for brekkie: Banh Da Cua
Having bun cha lunch where Bourdain hosted Obama. But Hang Manh bun cha in the Old Quarter is better than Huong Lien/Obama.
Beef Carpaccio retake at Jaya House. What would Harry Cipriani think?
Fourth course fish amok at special visiting French chefs’ gala luncheon today. Boy am I spoilt. Invitationonly