Vietnamese food: Sweet popiah

A sweet and crunchy afternoon snack many Vietnamese adults have grown up eating.

Sweet popiah is a treat that many Vietnamese adults have grown up eating. The sweet and crunchy sugar candy combined with the creamy grated coconut makes for a great afternoon snack.

 

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