Classic Banh Mi Recipe – Tricks and Tips

Classic Banh Mi Recipe

As noted, a few of the foodstuffs needed here likely won’t be available at your everyday supermarket, so head to a specialty Asian grocery store, as you’ll need a Vietnamese pork roll, shredded pickled carrots, cucumber, Maggi seasoning, kewpie mayonnaise, and cilantro. You’ll also need a French baguette.

Asked about the “star” ingredient of the recipe, Ngo says: “I think the star ingredient is the French baguette, followed by the Vietnamese pork roll. I do think, however, that in order to make it taste authentic, the Maggi seasoning must be used.”