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Chả Giò Homemade Spring Rolls – 270 of 365

Months ago my friend Helen had promised me some of her homemade spring rolls, but as with most things in life, something pesky called work got in the way.  These crispy rolls had a reputation that preceded them in the best of ways, and naturally I was sorely disappointed I would have to wait until […]

Chả Giò Not So Simple Spring Rolls – 35 of 365

Loan’s open storefront at the corner of District 1’s Hai Ba Trung and Ly Tu Trang Streets makes for some happy eating as I methodically work my way through the menu.  I dragged my buddy Eloy over there for a late lunch recently and as usual the enticing menu made selection difficult.  Our neighbor only a few feet […]