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Bánh Mì ốp La Egg Baguette – 227 of 365

A long time ago at the beginning of this food journey we sampled a simple yet filling breakfast treat.  This one on the surface could pass for full on Americana, yet one bite and we know it is unmistakably Vietnamese.  I am talking about a wonderfully crunchy baguette stuffed with an omelet.  Of course this […]

Bánh Mì ốp La Egg Baguette – 4 of 365

A tiny little metal pushcart of the dime a dozen variety in these parts beckons breakfast connoisseurs at the top of the alleyway just below my highrise expat bubble.  An elderly woman sets up shop at 6am each morning atop mud puddles, the more than occasional pieces of litter and a steady stream of motorbike traffic honking on busy Nguyen Huu Canh Street.  […]