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Off the Beat

Being Vietnamese escapes my identity often, in an Americanized world where cultures blend and communities grow increasingly apart. I don’t speak Vietnamese; I was too stubborn to learn. All I know is the food
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Vietnamese egg soda

The thought of drinking raw eggs has probably never crossed your mind, but this protein-rich drink is a Vietnamese classic. Also known as soda sua hot ga, this creamy and refreshingly sweet drink can satisfy your next milk tea craving. Imagine the love child of an ice cream float and
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