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    Moon Cake - Vietnamese cake for each Mid-Autumn Festival

    Moon cakes are the specific cakes and are only on Mid - Autumn festival

    Today, the approach of Tet Trung Thu is signaled by the appearance of stands selling banh trung thu, or mooncakes, all over Vietnam’s streets. These cakes are very rich and are filled with lotus seeds, ground beans, and an egg yolk, though there are other varieties. Mooncakes are the most important traditional food related to Tet Trung Thu, and they are massively popular.

    Moon Cake - Vietnamese cake for each Mid-Autumn Festival

    Moon cake, which is made from flavour, meat, egg, dried fruit, pumpkin’s seed, peanut, is so sweet and good tasting. Everyone sounds “How delicious Moon cakes are!” after tasting them and can’t say no with them. Moon cakes symbolise Luck, Happiness, Health and Wealth on the Mid-Autumn day.

    The cakes, which have a bright yoke in the center to represent the moon. "Bánh Dẻo" is the white cake, made of sticky rice and filled with a sweet mixture of lotus seeds, pumpkin seeds or green beans. "Bánh Nướng" is the brown cake and has a salty taste, it is made of a mixture of egg, pork fat, fried onion, peanut and lemon leaves. Both can be in round or square shapes.

    Moon Cake - Vietnamese cake for each Mid-Autumn Festival

     Whether the Mid-Autumn Festival is organized in the city or countryside, its preserved tradition is reflected in the preparation of food trays to contemplate the moon, in lantern marching, lion and unicorn dances, and even in the way the children play different games, such as hide-and-seek. In the bright moonlight, clear sky and fresh environment, everybody is relaxed and filled with pure and detached joy. Not only locals, but also foreign tourists come to Vietnam at this time, they are warmly welcome to join in this special festival. You will definitely have lots of fun wondering in the streets amidst the crowds, seeing children carrying the lanterns, eating cakes and receiving gifts of celebration during the Mid-Autumn festival!.

    If possible you also buy cake for relatives as gifts for everyone to enjoy traditional Vietnamese cake

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