Christine dong

Christine presented at Tender Table on July 28, 2017 at People's Food Co-op in Portland, OR.

Photo courtesy of Christine Dong

Photo courtesy of Christine Dong


One sentence to describe yourself & where you came from: Vietnamese-American, small-town girl who loves basketball, photography, and hip-hop.

What will you be presenting on? Vietnamese spring roll, goi cuon. The strength & benefits of sharing food.

Best piece of advice you ever got about cooking: "Just add fish sauce."

If you could only eat one meal forever, it would be: Rice, eggs, and soy sauce forever

Favorite food: Vietnamese

Recommended reading: Catfish and Mandala by Andrew X. Pham, and any quote from Ali Wong

Best meals: The kind you can eat and share with your friends and family

Food you’d like to try: I’d like to try more Indian food