From the Nguyen Dynasty, Go Cong Earth Shrimp Sauce was considered as one of indispensable dainties in the parties of the King or mandarins. Therefore, it was one of the dishes to the King among hundreds of other specialties throughout three regions of the country.
Go Cong Shrimp Sauce is the unique specialty of Go Cong town. Earth Shrimp Sauce is processed from earth shrimp with the special delicious taste. Only few households in this land can produce Earth Shrimp Sauce because this is the job passed from father to son and each household keeps their own secret.
When visiting Tien Giang, do not forget to visit Earth Shrimp Sauce Production Village to buy this specialty for your relatives and friends.
Source: Investment - Trade - Tourism Promotion Center