Bánh Chưng

Asian Geographic - - A Rice Journey -

Bánh chưng is a tra­di­tional Vietnamese gluti­nous rice dumpling with mung beans and pork, amongst other in­gre­di­ents. Fun fact: Leg­end has it that Lang Liêu, a prince in the Sixth Hùng Dy­nasty, be­came king be­cause he cre­ated bánh chưng and bánh giầy, which sym­bol­ised the earth and the sky, re­spec­tively.

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