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Thanksgiving Turkey Pho

Thanksgiving Turkey Pho

Yes, you read that right. Why not combine the flavors of traditional pho with all that leftover Thanksgiving turkey? It’s a great win-win idea for some new creative recipes. Of course, you can make this any time of the year and it works well with […]

Mushroom Pho

Mushroom Pho

Not all pho revolved around beef. This mushroom version is still “meaty” enough for a wonderful bowl of pho noodle soup and it has all the classic spices to give it lots of flavor. It’s a “fast pho” that uses pre-made broth so you have […]

Classic Beef Pho with Ginger

Classic Beef Pho with Ginger

I’ve got another variation on the traditional pho recipe, with a slightly different spice mix and with the zest of a little ginger in the broth. Charring the onions and ginger will add more depth to the flavor, but you can skip if it you don’t have the time (or the energy) for yet another step. (more…)

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Leftover Chicken Fast Pho

Leftover Chicken Fast Pho

I admit, this is a cheater recipe for those days you want a bowl of pho but just don’t have the time to brew up the perfect broth or steep all those spices. Using a few ingredients and store-bought chicken stock means you can have […]

Vegetarian Pho with Tofu

Vegetarian Pho with Tofu

Since traditional pho recipes are all about the beef-based broth, it can be tough for vegans and vegetarians to find a way to eat pho without the meat. Here is a great simple recipe with no meat, yet with the added protein of fried tofu. […]

Traditional Vietnamese Beef Pho

Traditional Vietnamese Beef Pho

For the purists, here is a good idea of what a true Vietnamese pho recipe looks like. Yes, it’s more work than the quicky versions but you’ll see the difference in the final taste. Don’t try this if you’re in a hurry, or don’t want to work with a lot of beef parts. After you’ve had this “long version”, you’ll see why it’s just not the same to use pre-made stock. (more…)

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