• Published on Feb 9, 2018
  • For one of my last meals in Vietnam, I joined my friend Brenda's family for a traditional homemade feast where everything was made from scratch.
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  • Strictly Dumpling
    Strictly Dumpling  Year ago +98

    Thanks for watching the Vietnam series! Checkout the Strictly Dumpling Insta for more food! and you can follow my personal Instagram to know where i'm eating next!
    And next up, get ready for the Philippines series! More food! So excited to share with you guys! :)

    • little big big
      little big big Year ago

      the vietnam series is hands down one of the best series....

    • Antidisestablishmentarianism
      Antidisestablishmentarianism Year ago

      Which town was this filmed in?

    • Chung lun Low
      Chung lun Low Year ago

      Strictly Dumpling please do more video like this, it very heart warming feeling and see through real home cook really is

    • Omar Brown
      Omar Brown Year ago

      Strictly Dumpling yo mike how do i get in to what u do? Mean traveling the world and going different places and getting paid for it and eating food at the same time how do I go about doing that

    • Mingge Pertin
      Mingge Pertin Year ago

      hello!! sir love your work. By the way when are you two getting married. Both of you look good!! 😅

  • Donovan Govender
    Donovan Govender 19 days ago

    Came here for the awesome food but got distracted by Niece Number 23 i.e. Brenda 😍😂

  • Claire Lin
    Claire Lin Month ago


  • animeloverforever fan

    “Just use your two hands.” 💀

  • moa sunep changkija.
    moa sunep changkija. 2 months ago

    And the granny might be thinking hmm..... He could be our.... Nice son-in-law.... Have u guys notice.... That..

  • jom Jom
    jom Jom 2 months ago

    I love vietnamese food.

  • Enviotonin85
    Enviotonin85 2 months ago

    Seems like everything the ate have Mike's extra ingredient in it.

  • Lyla Cin
    Lyla Cin 2 months ago

    Grandpa is chillin in the hammock.

  • Khang Nguyễn
    Khang Nguyễn 2 months ago

    Mike please hook up with Brenda and put a ring on her so you can eat healthy forever after

  • Harry Roger
    Harry Roger 2 months ago

    Brenda Kawaii

  • Ken S.
    Ken S. 2 months ago

    Oh man I love your beyond science channel, I'm moving to Maryland where snakeheads are everywhere. I cant wait to cook them, they're a little slimy but you can just clean that.

  • troy le
    troy le 2 months ago

    More Vietnam food reviews please!!!

  • Gabrielle Jarmin
    Gabrielle Jarmin 2 months ago

    I’m from the Philippines. This makes me miss home a little. 😥

  • Craig Queen
    Craig Queen 3 months ago

    This is awesome!!!

  • Oh Potato
    Oh Potato 3 months ago

    Tip while watching food vids: chew gums

  • Mike Georgius
    Mike Georgius 3 months ago

    Mike's not worthy
    Mike's not worthy
    Mike's not worthy...

  • Tiffany Tran
    Tiffany Tran 4 months ago

    I know the feeling of calling my great uncles and aunts by numbers. I don’t even know if they have real names but we all call them like great Uncle Number 3 or great Aunt number 16

  • Elkdeerman
    Elkdeerman 4 months ago +2

    How do I find a wife like that?

  • Sunny Island
    Sunny Island 4 months ago

    That durian is gooooood.

  • Robert Harvey
    Robert Harvey 5 months ago

    So awesome!!!!

  • 태양 꽃귀여운
    태양 꽃귀여운 5 months ago

    Look good. 😍😍😍 I would like to go there and try 😍😍

  • Tomsawyerspit
    Tomsawyerspit 5 months ago

    I wonder if these are the same snake heads that are invading some US waters? I'm not a big fish eater , but if they taste so good, we should be eating them . I'd try it.

  • Phuong Bui
    Phuong Bui 5 months ago

    Brenda's so cute. Thank you guys.

  • Oni Shinobi
    Oni Shinobi 5 months ago

    Brenda is wifey material

  • SuperDogeSenpai
    SuperDogeSenpai 5 months ago

    Where did Jennifer go?

  • J Yang
    J Yang 5 months ago

    This was so sweet! love it

  • The Mad Man
    The Mad Man 6 months ago

    I would eat brendas hot pot

  • Kuro Ryu
    Kuro Ryu 7 months ago

    This is extremely tradition type of cooking, a lot of vietnamese now dont cook this way actually (although i said traditionally, but it only a specific region) btw, where are all the vietnamese cmt ....

  • Andrew Gamez
    Andrew Gamez 7 months ago

    I've had many of those dishes before thanks to my ex's parents. Great people and miss the country

  • Nuto Demo
    Nuto Demo 7 months ago

    Please visit jerusalem ,turkey n afghan. Want to see u eating thr. I like your videos.

  • msigbo vibes
    msigbo vibes 8 months ago

    WOW I am grilling 🐟 tonight.😋😋

  • Sep Cobain
    Sep Cobain 8 months ago

    Even Brenda looks so delicious 😈

    SEW ALDO 8 months ago

    This is probably one of my favorite episode. I love seeing family togetherness, it just warms my heart and made me miss my family back home.

  • Khai Lam
    Khai Lam 8 months ago

    Trời ơi!một sự thiếu sót không thể tha thứ.....tai sao không đưa cho thang cha đó một ly rượu đế??về tới niềm nam là phải biết mùi vị của cái gọi là"nước mắt quê hương"chứ?.

  • Bruce Lẹẹ
    Bruce Lẹẹ 8 months ago

    Mike, make a video of Northern Vietnam street foods

  • D C
    D C 9 months ago

    Awesome vid!!!! Brenda's family was so nice and the food looked sooooo good! I agree, Brenda will have many followers and proposals! Yea, does Brenda have a Instagram or other public accounts? Glad you exposed the snakehead fish as an option to try. I'm happy you described in detail about the taste. I must try one day! Thanks again Mike!

  • Daniel Catalan
    Daniel Catalan 9 months ago

    I’m not into Asian chicks but Brenda is hot

  • Hayk Sargsyan
    Hayk Sargsyan 9 months ago

    I love so much your videos

  • Hayk Sargsyan
    Hayk Sargsyan 9 months ago

    I’ll be happy to host you in my city
    Armenia Yerevan
    To try our national food and have fun

  • C J
    C J 10 months ago

    Whoever that is, she's amazing 😍😍😍😍😍🤫🤫🤫

  • Hawk Girl
    Hawk Girl 10 months ago

    I’m kinda surprised they didn’t gut the fishes. All of it looked delicious

  • Jerry Reyes
    Jerry Reyes 10 months ago

    Brenda is so pretty....

  • Deadpool
    Deadpool 10 months ago

    The people look like Thai and Filipinos, so is the place. Wow

  • Mei Cao
    Mei Cao 11 months ago

    This episode is so so sweet!!! I can feel the hospitality of southern people towards foreign guests here. Seeing the smiles on everybody's faces and I'm smiling, too.
    Thank you so much Mike and your team, for bringing Vietnamese food and culture to the world. The way you enjoy every dish really show that you appriciate them. Love to see you eat everything because it's so appertizing!!!

  • Quang B
    Quang B 11 months ago

    Never understood why the eldest is #2. What happened to #1? #2 sister or #2 brother but why no #1?

  • Vietboy Gamer
    Vietboy Gamer 11 months ago

    thumb up for Vietnam

  • elleee
    elleee 11 months ago

    We love grilling fish, and you really don't need to remove the scales but remove the guts at least?

  • DigitalizedElements
    DigitalizedElements 11 months ago

    why don't they gut the fish though?

  • D T
    D T 11 months ago

    Loved it! Go back and do more Vietnam!! And Brenda's gorgeous...nice goin!!

  • Patrick! At the Disco
    Patrick! At the Disco 11 months ago

    I was wondering.. how did u make friends in diff countries mike?

  • judithpevy
    judithpevy 11 months ago

    Really enjoyed this video. Family is everything.

  • Doctor Strange
    Doctor Strange 11 months ago

    What's the IG of Brenda?

  • Rusty Bread
    Rusty Bread 11 months ago +1

    They smashed in the bungalows after this video

  • Jack Foobar
    Jack Foobar Year ago

    Saigon Auntie is dep waaa

  • KeonXD
    KeonXD Year ago

    I want to eat Vietnamese food now

  • Francisco C
    Francisco C Year ago

    The US has an issue with a snakehead invasion, destroying domestic fish, maybe people seeing the will incentivize people to catch and maybe cook the sneakhead aswell

  • Bloodbath 587
    Bloodbath 587 Year ago

    I think that it is so beautiful that both men and women cook. cảm ơn bạn

  • venkat ratnam naidu Nimmala

    Can you give names of Rice wraps and sauce

  • Tim
    Tim Year ago

    My closest friends are Vietnamese... I could not ask for better friends and family. I have eaten all of the dishes from this video and your description is absolutely PERFECT. A home cooked Vietnamese dish is a dish to be savored and cherished. You have been given a gift through your Vietnamese friend.... never forget the love that went into creating the culinary masterpiece you have just enjoyed. You have been gifted as so have I.... Bless you Mikey... once Vietnamese, always Vietnamese... the family will never let you forget.

  • raWr Fishing
    raWr Fishing Year ago

    love it! i may cook the snakehead this way too one day! maybe try to pull out the guts first lol

  • Ian Reyes
    Ian Reyes Year ago +1

    Does anyone know what's Brenda's instagram is? Just for Educational purposes.

  • Minna Tang
    Minna Tang Year ago

    Come to Boston!!!!

  • Anna williams
    Anna williams Year ago

    I would love to live in Vietnam the people just seem so amazing and they cook the most amazing food. Grandpa looked so sweet . Brendas family are amazing xx 💟💟

  • sunset boy
    sunset boy Year ago

    jennifer looks cute

  • Dan - MAORI
    Dan - MAORI Year ago +1

    Is she your girl

  • BapBop
    BapBop Year ago

    Brenda *stares*
    Brenda or food?
    food lololol

  • Danny Nguyen
    Danny Nguyen Year ago

    wow.. what a meal....drooling

  • Parth Patel
    Parth Patel Year ago


  • xxx
    xxx Year ago

    "Food is more than flavor. "

  • Maxwell On
    Maxwell On Year ago

    Yo brenda is thicc!

  • StarlightKY
    StarlightKY Year ago

    Auntie #8 is the MVP.

  • Brian Cooper
    Brian Cooper Year ago

    Very enjoyable. Glad you both had a great time. The food looked Amazing.😀

  • Sakina and Krisana's Beauty Corner

    Awwwe so kind for Brenda's family invitation to have the last meal before leaving Vietnam...very heartwarming hospitality...

  • sweet gal
    sweet gal Year ago

    Mike ~ r u single?

  • sweet gal
    sweet gal Year ago +1

    Mike ~ u r such a down to earth, humble guy & i just love your honesty with everything unlike some other food bloggers telling viewers that everything they eat is delicious. U say it as it is and i'm just a big fan of u. Pls continue making great food blogs.....your no. 1 fan - reen.

  • Benjamin Booth
    Benjamin Booth Year ago

    Amazing food and amazing family. Love it!!!!

  • Jonathan Morris
    Jonathan Morris Year ago +1

    Does anyone else think auntie #8 had a little crush on mike.

  • Skelenton Phat Pee Pee

    What fish does big shaq likes the most ? Snakehead fish, why ? Cause it's juiciness isn't ketchup, it's raw sauce

  • mercy murder
    mercy murder Year ago

    That land faken greeny

  • neiswestnij
    neiswestnij Year ago

    Thumbs up for the love of family 💓

  • Umid Azimi
    Umid Azimi Year ago

    More interested in the women then food....

  • KickLikeLee
    KickLikeLee Year ago

    Awww Mikey eating with his in law hahaha

  • S I N N E R
    S I N N E R Year ago

    Get married with plz u guys look perfect and hey sent us when u done " The things " plz

  • S I N N E R
    S I N N E R Year ago

    Get married with plz u guys look perfect and hey sent us when u done " The things " plz

  • Travis L
    Travis L Year ago

    In addition to the Auntie and Uncle number, there is no Auntie number 1. It starts at 2 xD

  • Tim
    Tim Year ago

    The Vietnamese people will surprise you... some of the most caring and loving people in the world. One of my closest friends is Vietnamese... we call him Ahnba (sp)

  • NK
    NK Year ago

    You guys eat fish guts and the poop contained in guts? Disgusting

  • leonia kalimanzira

    the Best video evaaaa,,,congz

  • Jake Anson
    Jake Anson Year ago

    Yea dude,,marrie her and invite me too😂👍😂

  • Jerry Lim
    Jerry Lim Year ago

    aunty number 8

  • AzzKiknCardz
    AzzKiknCardz Year ago

    does brenda have a social media account? ahehe

  • Poseidon99Jeus
    Poseidon99Jeus Year ago

    I would propose Brenda in his place, LOL, gorgeous girl; great family- what could be better than this

    NOT FOR FREEE Year ago

    She so fine 🤤

  • Soul-_-darkness
    Soul-_-darkness Year ago

    i don't know why i realy love this series, bro u always rekt but this one the family is so kind and joy and brenda is beautiful and she kind a like u, over all worth thumbs up, gonna watch again - _ - after all i disable my adblocker and watch the whole 2 minutes ad, waiting for other video.........

  • lαyєทє ƒєrrєirα

    Essa propaganda da Samsung foi top "Kenny G" ❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤

  • Lim Zhiqiang
    Lim Zhiqiang Year ago

    Her voice is so cute!!!!!!!!

  • Justin Lim
    Justin Lim Year ago

    dayum Brenda is pretty XD

  • violinbubi
    violinbubi Year ago

    I am seriously considering to visit Vietnam this year after watching this series :)

  • Nate Vision
    Nate Vision Year ago

    Is this a date or some kinda arranged marriage? lol I feel like it is but she's hot

  • J.Sullivan
    J.Sullivan Year ago

    Vietnam is so gorgeous.