Archive for October 12th, 2011
In this area, you can purchase moon cakes in celebration of the mid-Autumn festival, which is celebrated by some Chinese and Vietnamese communities. The Chinese moon cakes tend to be round and the Vietnamese ones tend to be square. They are often decorated with lotus motifs and come in a variety of flavors.
Locally, you can purchase moon cakes at Eden Center in Falls Church, Virginia, where I purchased the one in the picture.