GIFTS

Monday, 02 February 2015
DRIED EEL:
Prepare eel, leave bones, mix eel meat with fish sauce, minced chilli, sugar and a litle wine. Pin the eel, then dry it out. Dried eel can be fried or grilled.
 
 
DRIED RIVER FISH:
Prepare snake-head fish and catfish, leave bones and heads. Soak the fish with special sauce, minced chilli or pepper, and sugar, then dried the fish inder the sun. Catfish can also be soaked with salt, sugar, minced ginger and chilli.
 
 
DRIED SEAFISH:
Fish such as stingray, amberjack, cuttle-fish can only be dried and packed right after processing for saftyand sanitation. There are also non-processed dried produce, and if you want this kind of produce, remember to looke for famous businesses in Rach Gia, Phu Quoc.
 
 
DRIED SALTED FISH:
Prepare and steep fish such as cosby gouramy, snake-head fish, codfish, in salt water after 1 day of steeping, dry the fish under the sun. Dried fish can be fried, stewed or used in making fish soup. Kien Giang dried fish is favorite product in the MeKong Delta.
 
 
PHU QUOC FISH SAUCE:
A famous fish sauce made from Phu Quoc anchovy and salt. The sauce has a color of clear red brown, strong flavor and high protein, especially, it is not as salty as some other fish sauces.
 
 
PEPPER:
Phu Quocpepper is famous for solid core, big seed, high level of essenial oil due to the island’s specific oil and climate. White pepper is the white core after peeling the pepper’s covers. Black pepper, the highest class pepper, ripe with its cover is fond of by housewives. The price of unselected peppers is cheaper than selected ones. The seeds of peppers grown in Ha Tien are smaller and less hot than Phu Quoc’s peppers.
 
 
U MINH BEE’S HONEY:
It is the natural honey, made from cajuput’s flowers and regarded as the precious medicine, good for health. The honey is condensed, light brown, very sweet but not cloying and has the scent of cajuput’s flowers. The sweet soup with U Minh Honey is very delicious.
 
 
BLACK AMBER JEWELLERY:
Jewelleries made of Ha Tien’s black stones are famous for years thanks to their aristocratic shining black. The “Huyen Lien” necklace can cure the “eyes are watering” disease so it old ladies’s desire. The black jewelleri it abudent: ear-rings, neclace, spring of beads, etc.
 
 
JEWELLERY AND SOUVENIRS:
Are made of pearl or shell of oysters and shellfish. Phu Quoc Pearl is well-known for its beauty and diversity of colour and kinds. Tourists are also fond of jewelleries made of mollusc shell.