The arduous journey has been rewarded. Hue royal lotus seed cake has reappeared. The design is more diverse, more beautiful, the taste remains unchanged.
In 2016, Nguyen Trieu Company visited Mrs. Dinh (Le Thi Dinh, born in 1921) - the last court lady of the Nguyen Dynasty who still lives in Kien Thai Vuong palace on the An Cuu river, Hue city. After trying the lotus cake presented by the Company, she praised it: "Very delicious, very similar to the taste of the lotus cake in the past, I often offer the Queen Mother to use and entertain distinguished guests. It's been such a long time since I've had a taste of it..."
Culinary artist Ho Thi Hoang Anh, the grandson of Mr. Ho Van Ta - the Captain of the Thuong Thien Team under the two kings Khai Dinh and Bao Dai also shared the experience and knowledge of making some Nguyen royal cakes that have been or are now lost with the founders of Nguyen Trieu Company.
Currently, Nguyen Trieu Company has a lot of cakes such as lotus cake, pomelo cake, fig cake, mango cake, pineapple cake, pepper banana cake, mandarin cake, and gingerbread... Each cake is a place to gather feelings, is a grateful heart, is the story of a specific fruit, is a famous product of the ancient capital: lake Tinh lotus, Thuy Bieu pomelo, Huong Can mandarin, Kim Long ginger, or fig only in Hue...
It is not only the food but also the culture, the tradition, and the culinary heritage of the Hue royal court inherited and followed by young people today.
With modern production technology imported from Europe and luxurious designs, Nguyen Trieu Company wishes to introduce to the majority of domestic and international people the unique culinary culture of the ancient Nguyen Dynasty - the dignity of royal court cakes.
Currently, the products of Nguyen Trieu company are sold at the address: Dai Noi Hue (Thai Hoa Palace) - Tel: 02343999989
In addition, the company has other distribution addresses:
- Bao Thanh Bakery: 167 Tran Hung Dao - Tel: 0234 538470
- Business Household Quy The: 71 Tran Thu Thu Nhat, Hue City
- Mon Hue Restaurant Co., Ltd: 07 Cao Thang, Ward 02 District 03 Ho Chi Minh City - Tel: 02871066789
- TASECO Da Nang Aviation Services Joint Stock Company in Hue: 1383 Nguyen Tat Thanh, Phu Bai Ward, TT Hue - Tel: 0905587798
- ECO NATURE TRAVEL Company: 281 Nguyen Sinh Cung, Vy Da Ward, Hue
- Souvenir and specialties shop: Van Dong, Hai Bac, Son Tra, Da Nang Sơn Trà, Đà Nẵng
- SASCO: Tan Son Nhat International Airport - Tel: 02838487177