Vietnamese Culture: Tò he

Vietnamese Culture: Tò he

Tò he toys are made from sticky rice dough. Colorful pieces of dough are shaped into tiny, vivid animals or characters. The dye used to color the sticky rice dough is organic and mostly made from vegetables; Black made from burnt straw, red from...
Vietnamese Cuisine: Cá lóc nướng trui

Vietnamese Cuisine: Cá lóc nướng trui

This is a typical rustic dish from the plains areas of southern Vietnam. Farmers originally cooked it after working all day in the field. While men dug canals and bailed out water, women picked greens and made sauces. Fish caught from canals of the rice fields...