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Helen Nguyen

Date of Birth: May 1959
Place of Birth: Vietnam
Marital Status: Married
Length on Guam: 30 years

Employed at: Thuy Cafe
Title: Chef/Owner

Previous Employment
Vietnamese restaurant in Hawaii

Culinary Training
On the job

How Do You Describe Your Style of Cooking?
"My approach is to use as little oil as possible when cooking without losing flavor. "

Do You Have a Particular Philosophy about Food?
"The food has to taste good."

What is Your Favorite Cuisine?
"Thai and Vietnamese."

What is Your Favorite Dish to Prepare?
"I love to cook everything. "

What is Your Favorite Beverage?
"Herbal tea"

What Do You Cook for Yourself if You're Hungry?
"Bun bo hue, a spicy Vietnamese beef noodle soup."

If You Could Ask Three Famous Chefs (Living or Historical Figures) to Dinner and Cook for Them, Who Would You Invite?
1) "Ken Stewart"
2) "Sam Choy"
3) "Frances Cook"

What Would You Cook?
"Anything they wanted to eat."

Do You Eat SPAM®?
"Yes"

If You Could Only Eat One Cuisine for the Rest of Your Life, What Would It Be?
"Vietnamese Soup."