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  • - If it's anything like pho.

  • This is gonna be fun.

  • I tried.

  • (giggles)

  • (fun music)

  • - I don't know what Vietnamese street food is.

  • - Mm mm.

  • Definitely expecting a lot of spice.

  • - I've never eaten Vietnamese street food before.

  • - And I have it a lot.

  • - But we've both eaten food that's fallen on the street.

  • - I grew up eating Vietnamese and Chinese food

  • so I've definitely had some of these.

  • - [Voiceover] Cheers, buddy.

  • - God damn!

  • - This isn't the fault of the food,

  • but there's cilantro in it, and so it takes like garbage.

  • - The meat is so big in it!

  • - I think I'm in love.

  • - Not lipstick friendly, this spring roll.

  • - I don't even wanna like, keep eating,

  • 'cause I just wanna have it forever.

  • - Hmm, hmm.

  • - Okay.

  • - This smells amazing.

  • - Smells so good.

  • - I'm excited because--

  • - Shrimp!

  • - Your parents would make it like, fresh?

  • And they'll bring out a batch and it's like hot,

  • and you'll finish it, and they'll bring

  • another one and another one and another one.

  • - Is the fish sauce made of fish?

  • - [Voiceover] Yes. - Okay.

  • - Mmmmmm, that fish sauce, though, son!

  • - This is dope, this is very, very tasty.

  • - Are you gonna eat that onion?

  • (laughs)

  • - [Voiceover] There's pig three ways on this plate.

  • - My Mom used to make this too, like in a big bowl,

  • and literally, I'll just eat it for meals and meals.

  • - It sounds like your whole life growing up it was your Mom

  • turning out food and you're just eating it.

  • - It's like Thanksgiving all the time,

  • like you get so much different kinds

  • of foods everywhere all the places.

  • - You realize that combining things makes them better?

  • - I do know that.

  • That's why I'm combining all this [bleep] in my face.

  • - I want it to be a little firmer.

  • - Ooh, no I love the softness.

  • - I would drink fish sauce.

  • Wouldn't you?

  • - No.

  • - My breath is gonna smell like this for days.

  • - [Voiceover] Oooh.

  • - [Voiceover] What?

  • - Colors

  • - The brown black stuff is chunky.

  • Is it beans?

  • (slurping)

  • - Oh, God.

  • - The texture of the green stuff is really weird.

  • - I really like it when the desserts are also an activity

  • because it's just fun for the kids.

  • - It's crunchy, it's chewy, it's like gooey.

  • - It would be really awesome and refreshing

  • for a summer day.

  • - I love that it's like ice cream,

  • but not too cold to give me a brain freeze.

  • - It brings me back home, so like my family and my Mom

  • and I love it so much.

  • - Asian people always do--

  • - You just know what you're doing with it.

  • - Their food's so good.

  • - The fish sauce, really--

  • - Yeah, that was the cream of the crop.

  • - I wanna eat Vietnamese street food

  • for the rest of my life.

  • - We out, we did it!

  • Good job, sorry.

- If it's anything like pho.

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Americans Try Vietnamese Street Food

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    Yassion Liu posted on 2016/07/23
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