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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Wannabebwana Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 24 March 2020 at 13:24
Welcome Atticus.

I dated a Vietnamese woman for about a year.  It was my first introduction to Vietnamese food and it remains my dinner of choice when I dine out.  I especially prefer it over Thai food because Vietnamese usually uses fresh vegetables instead of cooking them into the meal.

Two of my favourites were Goi Ngo Sen (Lotus root salad) and Goi Cuon (fresh spring rolls), though we ate them with fish sauce instead of peanut sauce.

She also used to make the Cha Gio (fried spring rolls) very small and bite-sized. They were soooo good!  They were like potato chips. You could never eat just one!
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Welcome, Atticus!
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Hello Atticus! Welcome.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Atticus Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 27 March 2020 at 10:22
Hi Wannabebwana,

It was great when you came to Vietnam. Moreover you were dating here. I think you had a great time. The food you eat is delicious and traditional. I also enjoyed it. Will you come back to visit Vietnam again? If so, let me know. I will show you the delicious food and beautiful tourist places of Vietnam. Or you can also search for information on vnfooday.com website. They are developing information for foreigners visiting Vietnam.

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Hi Melissa Mead,
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Hi pitrow,

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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Wannabebwana Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 29 March 2020 at 14:45
Atticus, I’ve never been to Vietnam.  My girlfriend was here in Canada (she came on the boat exodus around 1988 - a harrowing experience).

I’d love to visit Vietnam, all of Asia, actually.  Some day...
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Hi, I'm Bryan, Nice to meet you all! )) I enjoy vegetarian meals. Wish to enlarge my experience here!
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Hello from Hong Kong, most of you already know me from that other place.
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