Meals is just thought as a survival supply. Nevertheless, it reveals individuals’s traits in every space, every metropolis… Folks can deny their pores and skin, their hair shade however all the time maintain their very own spirit within the delicacies. “ Me Xung ” is a characteristic of Hue in Viet’s delicacies.
“Sesame sweet chewing and singing” is a poem sentence of an individual who loves Hue a lot, need to share his expertise about this wealthy conventional tradition land. The poem brings me the memoirs of childhood. That point, I adopted my dad and mom from South to North. Each time cease at Hue, I all the time declare my father to purchase me some bag of sesame sweet to “chew and sing”.
The sweet items are small squares in my palms had been actually attractively aromatic. The sweetness fats of sugar, the fleshiness of peanut, sesame, all create a tremendous attraction to a younger soul like unusual issues. Someplace, I hear individuals name “ Mè Xửng ” by “ Mè Xững ”. It should be “ Me Xung ” with the “~” mark, to have a greater reflection of Hue ascent.
Having fun with Hue “ Me Xung ” is an art, you possibly can’t rush; in case you are not affected person, you’ll not really feel all of the goodness inside this sort of sweet. Eat a superb piece of sweet, sip a little bit of tea marinated with lotus blossom harvested from Tinh Tam lake, learn a superb guide, simply easy like that however to many individuals, that straightforward is sufficient for all times. The crunchiness fleshiness of peanut, the aromatic of sesame and the sweetness of sugar actually matches a cup of lotus tea. Rising the cup of tea to your nostril, really feel the purity, then get pleasure from a sip of tea, take a chew of sweet, then the sweetness of sweet will turn out to be lighter.
Later, each time coming by Hue, I all the time keep a bit longer on the previous capital. Hue is unhappy however calm our soul down in addition to having fun with a bag of “ Me Xung ” can consider many issues in life. It’s not solely a snack for child, but additionally turning into specialty that follows Vietnamese to Hong Kong, Paris. These days, there are lots of well-known household making and promoting “ Me Xung ”. For instance: Song Hy on Phan Boi Chau avenue (Phan Dang Luu), Nam Thuan on Hang Be (Huynh Thuc Khang now), Hong Thuan, Thien Huong, Thanh Binh,… will be greater than 20 shops. To many individuals, Song Hy continues to be the most effective one. Sadly, that is simply in reminiscence of many Hue individuals as a result of his household transferred the enterprise to the US.
Some stated that “ Me Xung ” likes France’s chewing gum. I don’t know whether or not I like Hue a lot, however I all the time assume that chewing gum won’t ever be in contrast with “ Me Xung ”. Is it as a result of the soul of Hue was derived into every bit of the sweet?
Meals is solely thought as a survival supply. Nevertheless, it reveals individuals’s traits in every space, every metropolis…Maybe, Dzoan Cam Van was proper when saying that “To the delicacies, there is no such thing as a flat world”. Folks can deny their pores and skin, their hair shade however all the time maintain their very own spirit within the delicacies. “ Me Xung ” is a characteristic of Hue in Viet’s delicacies.