Archive | August 23, 2012

Spam, Rice and Egg – 256 of 365

The grocery store in my building has a wicker basket full of a ready to eat oddity.  For months and months I have looked upon this food with a healthy dose of snobby disdain.  I mean, who the heck eats Spam? How the hell does Spam end up in a Vietnamese food store anyhow?   Is […]

Cơm Gà Rô Ti Roasted Chicken and Rice – 255 of 365

This morning I succumbed to laziness for a change and did not really want to venture far.  Besides, some looming rain clouds looked like they might unleash a damper on any expeditions into Saigon’s craziness.  Green Corner in my apartment complex offers its take on local specialties and a hand written special on a board out front […]