Tag Archives: Cháo sò long

Cháo Sò Lông Mussel Porridge – 159 of 365

Is it just me or as anyone else disturbed by hearing cheesy 1980s Wham ballads belting out of a coffee shop’s sidewalk speakers?  Perhaps the owners should use this as a clue as to why their joint was empty.  That noise sure did propel me further on down the road, and I took solace in […]

So Long Rainy Day Blues

Rainy season is upon us in Saigon and the frequent downpours are cooling things down.  This is our “winter” and even in Vietnam comfort foods warm us up.   Here is a link to my latest article for Tuoi Tre newspaper and the text follows: http://www.tuoitrenews.vn/cmlink/tuoitrenews/city-diary/so-long-rainy-day-blues-1.72068 For those of us not lucky enough to hail from […]