The “basic” broth can take anything from 5 to 10 hours to make – and literally generations to perfect. Purists will tell you the ideal Pho doesn’t need any additional seasoning, but for most Pho fanatics the essence of the Pho experience is taking the already unique and subtle blend of flavours to another level by adding the other ingredients to suit your individual taste.
Here’s our rough guide to the herbs and traditional sauces:
Go ahead, experiment. Use your imagination, and enjoy the unforgettable taste of Pho!