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Drying fermented rice

Mrs. Son, 82, dries fermented rice in the yard of her old home in Duong Lam Ancient Village in western Hanoi, Vietnam. This type of fermented rice is an ingredient used to make traditional soy sauce. This has been Son's family heritage for more than 60 years.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: Hanoi, Vietnam
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
Copyright: © Tran Tuan Viet