Longest-ever Tet cake made Culture - Sports

Longest-ever Tet cake made

The Yakasa-Saigon-Nha Trang Hotel in Nha Trang city, the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa, has set a new record for its giant-sized traditional Tet cake, which is 40 metres in length, as part of the activities to celebrate the Lunar New Year.
Banh Tet: Traditional cake in southern Vietnam Culture - Sports

Banh Tet: Traditional cake in southern Vietnam

Banh Tet (round glutinous rice cake) is a traditional cake enjoyed by southern Vietnamese people on the occasion of the lunar New Year. It is considered a variant of Banh Chung (square glutinous rice cake), which is more popular in the northern region.
Thai Nguyen tea fest draws the crowds Business

Thai Nguyen tea fest draws the crowds

For a Vietnamese couple living overseas for many years, the Tea Festival in Dai Tu district in the northern province of Thai Nguyen is an unforgettable experience.
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Export of traditional Chung cakes begins ahead of Tet

A Dong Nai-based maker of Banh Chung – a type of traditional rice cake for New Year celebration of Vietnam – has shipped abroad 40 tonnes of the cake to serve the Overseas Vietnamese community during the upcoming Lunar New Year (Tet).
"Banh Chung" - the soul of Vietnamese New Year Culture - Sports

"Banh Chung" - the soul of Vietnamese New Year

"Banh Chung" (square glutinous rice cake) is a traditional cake of Vietnamese people in Tet holidays. For the Vietnamese, making Banh Chung is an ideal way to express gratitude to their ancestors and homeland. Report by online newspaper The Hanoitimes.
Ho Chi Minh City offers traditional cake to ancestors Society

Ho Chi Minh City offers traditional cake to ancestors

People in Ho Chi Minh City on January 26 offered incense and Banh Tet (traditional sticky rice cake) to the Hung Kings - who are believed to be the founders of the country - on the occasion of the upcoming Lunar New Year (Tet).