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What is the Vietnamese Banh Khuc?

What is the Vietnamese Banh Khuc?

Banh Khuc or Khuc Cake, one of Vietnam’s most traditional cake, is a steamed cake made of glutinous rice mixed with brayed cudweed leaves, filled with mung bean paste, pork, black peppers, and sprinkled with grains of cooked sticky rice. Banh is glutinous rice cake (with mung bean and pork), Khuc is the brayed cudweed leaves. And it is very delicious!


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Bun Cha Obama

Bun Cha Obama

An US president that ate Hanoi's streetfood! This was never even in my wildest imagination. During Vietnam visit, US president Obama surprised the whole Vietnam by eating bun cha- grilled pork noodle in a street restaurant in Hanoi. And he also drank Hanoi beer!


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