Must Try Asia

October 2018

Season 2 Episode 4 - Taipei

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From dazzling shopping districts to historical national monuments, Taipei has something for tourists of all ages. Sarah navigates the busy streets to sample traditional Taiwanese beef noodles and sanbeiji, which literally translates to three-cup-chicken. She gains a newfound appreciation for Taipei food which goes beyond i...

Season 2 Episode 3 - Hanoi

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Sarah heads to Hanoi to savour the must-try one-dish wonders, Bun Cha and Cha Ca. Two iconic dishes in two very different settings - a humble famed street stall and a lavish restaurant. Through her food journey, Sarah learns about what makes Hanoi cuisine so different from its Indochina neighbours.

Season 2 Episode 2 - Bali

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Bali is much more than just pristine beaches, serene temples, and picturesque paddy fields. Sarah Benjamin goes into the heart of Bali to savour its most famous dishes. She tries Lawar, a uniquely Balinese dish which some have compared to a salad or coleslaw, and Betutu, which is slow roasted chicken or duck.

Season 2 Episode 1 - Chiang Mai

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Chiang Mai is the laid-back, historical city of Northern Thailand. Sarah Benjamin tries two of the city’s most iconic dishes, Khao Soi, and a sweet curry, Gaeng Hang Lay. Sarah learns about the influences on Chiang Mai’s unique cuisine, and the nuanced differences in palate between Chiang Mai and other parts of Thailand.