Dishes from the central region. (Photo: VNA)Vietnamese dishes on display at the event on December 22. (Photo: VNA)Artisans perform dishes at the event. (Photo: VNA)– The Vietnam Culinary Culture Association (VCCA) announced 121 typical Vietnamese dishes for 2022 at a ceremony in Ho Chi Minh City on December 22.The dishes including 47 from the north, 37 from the central region and 37 from southern localities.The dishes were selected basing on their cultural values, history, quality, as well as production, processing, preservation and circulation technology, and economic values.VCCA Vice President La Quoc Khanh said that with the aim of restoring, preserving and developing the Vietnamese culinary culture, the association has implemented a project to survey, introduce and collect data on Vietnamese cuisine as a first step to bring the Vietnam brand to the world via cuisine.By the end of 2022, the project has collected the data of 421 dishes from 60 cities and provinces.VCCA President Nguyen Quoc Ky said that the association will continue to complete a database of 1,000 typical dishes of Vietnam in 2023, thus making a Vietnamese culinary map in 2024 and building a Vietnam ese culinary museum in the future./.
Source: Viet Nam News December 23, 2022 05:35 UTC