Vietnam’s 222 coconut-based dishes set world record

Vietnam's 222 coconut-based dishes set world record

Coconut-based dishes are ready by cooks at an occasion in Ben Tre Province the place it claims the world report on June 27, 2022. Picture courtesy of World Data Union

The Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre was acknowledged as boasting the world’s largest variety of dishes made from coconut by World Data Union (Worldkings), 222.

On Monday, greater than 55 cooks divided into 11 groups participated in an occasion to course of a whole lot of coconut-based delicacies in Ben Tre to set a world report in commemoration of the 2 hundredth anniversary of the start of the Vietnamese cultural celeb Nguyen Dinh Chieu (1822-1888), whose hometown was Ben Tre.

The delicacies are produced from completely different elements of the coconut tree, together with coconut palm coronary heart, shredded coconut, desiccated coconut, coconut milk, coconut water and sprouted coconut.

Nguyen Thi Be Muoi, vice chairwoman of Ben Tre, stated this was a terrific pleasure of Ben Tre individuals and the world report helps to advertise its tradition and tourism picture to worldwide guests.

At present, Ben Tre is nicely generally known as Vietnam’s coconut capital and has greater than 200,000 households rising coconuts, accounting for about two thirds of the entire variety of households within the province.

Ben Tre boasts the biggest coconut-growing space within the nation at 74,000 hectares (182,800 acres).