Green Sticky Rice

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Visiting Hanoi by the end of august or beginning of September, tourists not only can enjoy the smell of Alstonia (a very typical flower for fall in Hanoi) but also can enjoy "Com", one of the most favorite gifts during this season. "Com" is green rice flakes or grilled rice. It is made from unripe sticky rice.

“Com” is green rice flakes or grilled rice. It is made from unripe sticky rice. Although there are many types of sticky rice that can be used to make this food such as phoenix cereal rice, fragrant sticky rice, sticky ran, tangerine sticky rice, flower sticky rice, only yellow flower sticky rice can create the most delicious and tasty Com. Talk about how to make Com, of course many areas of the country that must recognize that no where do seeds Com flexible and delicious in the Vong Village.

All skill plus experience helped traditional village for “com Vong” very flexible, always have a fire, especially wood heater must be first special wood not used to wood or wood straw spots. The consequent need to lastly mirror light, thoroughly; pestle is not too heavy, which is all hands must not be delayed because com calming.

If tourists in Viet travel have chance to visit Hanoi, you should try "com" and buy as souvenir for your friends and parents. It’s very delicious and gracious!

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