Banh It!

What I’m going to miss most at work is trying out the different Vietnamese delicacies that my office mates bring to the office and having them explain to me what I’m eating!

This glutinous rice cake comes from Central Vietnam and is filled with sweet coconut!  It’s just like the rice cakes in the Philippines — but instead, the coconut is a separate condiment we lather ON the food.

This is soooo good!  I ate two when nobody was looking!

I wonder where I can get this in HCMC.  Would you know?

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Gastronomic Delights and tagged . Bookmark the permalink.

2 Responses to Banh It!

  1. Le Nguyen says:

    Hi friend, you can get bánh ít in any market around in Saigon. It’s easy to find it 😉

  2. Lyra says:

    Thanks! I just hope I recognize it when I see it! 🙂

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s