by Geetika 19 Feb 2015, 01:24 ADVERTISEMENT
When you're colonised by the French, you can be assured that your cuisine will most certainly emerge richer.
The Vietnamese sandwich or banh mi sandwich is one such dish that the Vietnamese have to thank the French for.
Made out of French and Vietnamese ingredients -- baguettes, pate and mayonnaise and cucumber, jalapeno, cilantro and pickled carrots -- this delightful culinary blessing is the reason why Ho Chi Minh City is in this list.
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