In the article Paris cuisine, I mentioned that Vietnam’s culinary culture is heavily influenced by France, most easily seen through the habit of drinking coffee, perhaps by the way of writing this article, it is also necessary to add the habit of consuming coffee. bread. When I was in high school, I used to work hard to read works not found in textbooks, including Thach Lam’s Hunger story, which describes: “I saw a piece of meat marinated pink, fat white and clear as glass. , some thin slices of lean pork belly, some red-yellow western cakes …”, while reading, gulped. At that time, I thought it was a strange cake, then I found out that it was another name for bread in the colonial era.