Nha Trang tourism is famous with jellyfish noodle soup – the sea-like flavor dish
The rice noodle soup is made from crispy jellyfish and turmeric grilled fish with sweet broth. When eating, diners can pick up the jellyfish dip with chili sauce to feel more freshness.
The specialty of Nha Trang
As invertebrates, jellyfish appear in many sea areas and become a specialty, including Nha Trang jellyfish noodle soup.
Processing this dish is not too complicated. The fresh jellyfish caught by the fishermen in the remote island will be cleaned and processed according to their own technique and experience. The kind of jellyfish for this dish is usually small, opaque white and thick.
The broth go with jellyfish noodles soup is not cooked from bone, but from marine fish…. including leiognathidae fish – small fish species, no bones, make the soups become fragrant and sweet.
Jellyfish noodle bowl is also included turmeric grilled fish made from delicious seafood such as mackerel, barracuda fish… They are filtered to remove the fish bone, squeezed and make into small balls, steamed inside the pot to keep original taste.
Typical dish of the sea
Jellyfish noodle soup has flavor of the sea because most of the raw materials used for processing and salty or sweet taste of the dish come from seafood species, limited spicy use. The broth of noodle soup is clear, not fat, and sweet taste, very suitable when eating in hot weather.
When you enjoy, just take the rice noodle dip in boiling water and put into the bowl, add the pieces of crispy and crystal-clear jellyfish on top, with some turmeric-grilled fish, pour hot broth, add some mung bean sprout and fresh green vegetable.
The eater will feel the jellyfish sweet, crispy, and cool mixed with the taste of grilled minced mackerel fish, grilled minced barracuda fish in the fresh and sweet broth. When you finish all jellyfish noodle soup, you will feel the sweat out, the body gently and comfortable as dispel the summer heat.
Therefore, not only Nha Trang people but also many visitors come here try to find this dish, which is very characteristic. You can find jellyfish noodle soup at the restaurants in Ngo Gia Tu street, Han Thuyen street or Yersin – Ba Trieu intersection…. in Nha Trang city.