A Food Lover's Travel Guide to the Best of Vietnamese Food

Nuoc Chanh


When you are walking around Vietnam, drenched in sweat, low on energy, and about to overheat, don't panic. Get to a cafe and ask for nước chanh. It's satisfying, refreshing, and rehydrating. The main ingredients say it all: water - to rehydrate you, sugar - to energize you, and lime - because it's delicious.

Limeade or Nuoc Chanh