Five things to eat at Night Noodle Markets
Gelato Messina will be bringing their Very Very Good Lucky Fortune Bar to the Night Noodle Markets with four special edition flavours. The Turron Not (pictured) is a deep fried banana and brown sugar gelato wrapped in filo pastry, with ube cream, kalamansi puree and coconut crunch. Double up and order the Matcha Ado About Nothing number in a cone while you're there (lead image).
Hold on to your hats, Sydney patisserie Black Star Pastry are teaming up at Night Noodle Markets to create the tastiest of food marriages. Black Star Pastry will be serving their famous strawberry watermelon layer cake, and N2 Gelato will be scooping up gelato made with the famous strawberry and watermelon cakes by the Sydney cake shop.
Wonderbao is a charming little eatery in the centre of Melbourne serving up delicious traditional Chinese bao with a modern twist. Expect to eat their delicious deep fried chicken and vegetarian eggplant baos, and look out for their dessert bao with green tea ice cream.
Street food regulars Hoy Pinoy BBQ will be back at this year's Night Noodle Markets with their famous smoky barbecued satay sticks and whole roasted pig. Definitely order the Liempo: a 12-hour smoked pork dish with adobo sauce, served on steamed rice.
Warm nights call for Nem N’ Nem’s fresh Vietnamese dishes. Their mini banh mi baguettes are stuffed with delicious crispy-skin braised pork belly, and the vermicelli rice noodle salads are a favourite of summertime lunch crowds. Go for the Nem’s Platter if you want a bit of everything.
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