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Lac Vien Vietnamese Cuisine: Bringing a Fresh – and Delicious – Touch of Tradition to Toronto

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Food is central to the Vietnamese way of life: From family meals shared around the dinner table to fabulous feasts, Vietnamese cuisine honours life’s major transitions and celebrates its many small, special moments. Food is presented at altars as a gift to the ancestors and used as a symbol of harmony and unity at weddings, holidays, and other events. The Vietnamese know that the food we eat binds us to each other, and the rhythms of nature - That’s why using only fresh, local ingredients is such a central part of their culinary tradition.

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