Thịt kho is a common staple in Vietnamese homes. Its made of pork belly that has been slowly braised over low heat to tenderize the meat and absorb all the flavors from the fish sauce and coconut soda. The end result is a caramelized and tender pork belly in a reduced sweet and savory sauce. Pour the sauce over your braised pork on rice, add an egg, and you have the very definition of Vietnamese comfort food.
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With only two weekends left for Pipilotti Rist’s Pixel Forest at the New Museum, see why crowds are flocking over to this immersive experience before it ends!
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Experience a new kind of supper club where two esteemed chefs battle it out for YOUR vote with tasty dishes and open bar. Get tickets to the next event!
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