Xôi Gấc

Another day, another xôi!

Xôi gấc is a sweet, coconut flavored sticky rice. The gấc fruit departs a deep orange hue upon the rice, but is fairly “gray” in the flavor department. I’ve read in a number of places on the information super highway that xôi gấc is only eaten during the Lunar New Year and at wedding celebrations. However, in lovely District 4, it’s sold every morning by a handful of ladies. Woot!

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1 Response to “Xôi Gấc”


  1. 1 angel van December 22, 2007 at 10:22 pm

    the color reminds me of my mom xoi. but i dont think that it has any kind of coconutty flavor to it.


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