Caramelized Ginger Chicken with Sticky Rice
Valerie Luu’s cousin swears by the ginger chicken sold by his favorite xoi ga street hawker in the Vietnamese city of Can Tho. After tasting it themselves on a scouting trip, Luu and Katie Kwan created their own version. Slideshow: World’s Best Cities for Street Food
Nuoc mam is the word for fish sauce in Vietnamese. Some brands we like are Flying Lion, Three Crabs and Squid. Pickled daikon and Chinese sticky rice are available online or at Asian markets.
Rich, minerally German Riesling.