Eat & Drink like the locals: "Vietnamese Sweet assorted Jelly" Eat and Drink Like the Locals Tip by machomikemd

  Love the Sweet Taste!
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  • Love the Sweet Taste! - Ho Chi Minh City
      Love the Sweet Taste!
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  • pandan jelly - Ho Chi Minh City
      pandan jelly
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  • have some - Ho Chi Minh City
      have some
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  • many varieties - Ho Chi Minh City
      many varieties
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This dessert is assorted sea grass jelly, gelatin and tapioca pearls in a sweet red sugar infused liquid. I Absolutely like it since I am a sweet tooth (except in Spaghetti ok!). This dessert has similarities in the dessert/drink sago't gulaman in the philippines and in thailand and singapore or malaysia and indonesia. this dessert cost 15,000 VND at the sidewalks and at the markets and goes up to 30,000 VND at restaurants.

Favorite Dish: they also come in different varieties of grass jelly drinks and if you can, try them all hehehe

Address: available everywhere
Price Comparison: least expensive
Directions: available everywhere
Price: less than US$10
Rating: 5
Theme: Local

Review Helpfulness: 1.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Jun 14, 2012
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