Chinese New Year is approaching in less than a month from now. Have you start your shopping hauls? Most of the restaurants are launching their Chinese New Year Menu and Takeaway Menu to attract customers now. There are pop-up stalls happening in almost all the shopping malls with individual brands selling their CNY cookies and goodies to the public. And thanks to all the lovely brands and PR, I received quite a number of CNY goodies to share with readers. Thus, I decided to compile into a post to share what other interesting goodies that you can explore other than shopping malls, hotels and restaurants offer. I also included goodies that I find it interesting to share with you guys for this Chinese New Year. Sharing is caring so here we go:-
1. LEE KUM KEE-COOKING ESSENTIAL
Home cook meals are best to use these authentic Chinese sauces from Lee Kum Kee. The brand’s signature products include Premium Brand Oyster Sauce, Premium Light Soya Sauce, XO Seafood Sauce and MOS Honey Chicken & Cod Fillet Sauces.
Alternatively, you can also join Lee Kum Kee contest as well. Participants stand a chance to win great weekly prizes or cash angpow. Simply snap a photo of your unforgettable reunion with Lee Kum Kee product and upload via Instagram or website. For more information, visit http://lkksauce.com/reunion/.
2. SALTED EGG YOLK COOKIES BY PIES & COFFEE
Salted Egg Yolk is the current trend for now. Pies & Coffee introducing the following flavours this year at S$22.00/per box:-
1. Salted Egg Yolk Cookies (420g)
2. Parmesan Cheese Cookies (360g)
3. Pineapple Parmesan Tarts (450g)
4. Green Pea Cashew Cookies (460g)
If you are interested with all 4 flavours, there are available:-
1. Happiness Bundle S$38.80 (approximately 820g)
2. Prosperity Bundle S$78.80 (approximately 1.6kg)
For more information, visit their official website http://www.piesncoffee.com/
3. SUKI SAUCE BY DANCING CHEF
In this festive season, most of the families will have steamboat for reunion dinner. So, sauces for steamboat play a part to enhance the taste flavour. Suki Sauce could be your choice for steamboat.For this CNY period, purchase any 2 bottles of Dancing Chef Dancing Chef™ Suki sauce at S$4.95. Promotion is valid till 29 February 2016 at all leading supermarkets.
4. RIBENA SPARKLING CANS
Ribena has recently launched the Ribena Sparkling Cans for this Chinese New Year. Most of the kids love Ribena and it is like my childhood favourite drink. The all-time favourite blackcurrant beverage now comes with a fizzy twist.Each 325ml Ribena Sparkling Can contains 24mg of Vitamin C and one of the lowest sugar levels as compared to other carbonated drinks, making it a to-go treat for kids, youths and adults alike.
Ribena Sparkling Cans is available at all leading supermarkets, convenience stores and out-of home premises of Singapore from 1 January 2016 at S$6.20 for a 6-pack and S$1.45 for a single can.
For more information, please visit www.facebook.com/RibenaSingapore
5. Tao Kei Noi
Why not include Tao Kei Noi in your CNY snacks collection? Beware that this is quite addictive!I can have it all by myself within minutes. I kid you not. This Chinese New Year, Tao Kae Noi Big Roll introduces brand-new coconut flavour and gourmet seaweed snacks. The pack comes with 15 individual wrapped grilled seaweed rolls.
• TKN IPlus seaweed
• TKN Big Roll seaweed (Classic)
• TKN Big Roll seaweed (Spicy)
• TKN Big Roll seaweed (Coconut)
The Tao Kae Noi’s Big Roll are available at all major supermarkets as well as convenient and neighbourhood store. For more information, visit their website https://www.facebook.com/taokaenoispore/
6. Garden Picks
If you are going for healthier snacking option, go for Garden Picks. Garden Picks is a wholesome snacks provider and offers all kinds of nuts and berries with a healthier choice. Ushering the year of Monkey, they also introduces new mixes to the market:-
• Trail Mix- Nutritious and yummy, this pack is good for energy and a delicious snack in its own right. Best beauty of this? You can add just anything in it and create your own exciting mixes.
• Peanut Pretzel Choco Mix – Delicious combination of pretzel pieces and lightly roasted peanuts, mixed with chunky chocolate chips, enjoy a bowl of goodness with milk or simply snack them on their own!
• Peanut Butter & Jelly Mix – We love peanut butter and jelly (jam) sandwiches for so many reasons. So this is great news for fans out there that can’t possibly munch on sandwiches all day long!
• Tropica Mix – Fragrant dried mangoes, cranberries and coconut chips, this is an ideal buddy when you want to prep some overnight oats for that wholesome indulgence. Add this mix into your oats, chill overnight and enjoy the very next day. It can certainly be an interesting dessert.
There are other nuts to explore from their official website. Find out more from there.
7. F&N Sparkling Drinks
I guess everyone is familiar with F&N brand and we always have it for Chinese New Year. F&N Sparkling drinks has launched its limited edition Festive Packs with auspicious well wishes in keeping with believe that the clever monkey will bring fortune in an auspicious new year. The limited edition F&N Sparkling Drinks Festive Pack (24 cans of assorted flavours) is available at a recommended selling price of S$12.20 at major supermarkets and hypermarkets.
And consumers can redeem one tin of Polar Puffs and Cake’s limited edition Chinese New Year Cookies (worth S$9.90) with every purchase of two sets of the following products:
• F&N Sparkling Drinks Festive Pack (24cans)
• F&N Seasons Party Multipack (24cans)
For more promotion information, visit F&N Sparkling Drinks Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/FnNFuN
8. OLD SENG CHOONG
Rekindle the old times moment with Chef Daniel Tay delicacies through his new website. The highlight of the products is 500g of Carrot Cake and Yam Cake and 540g of Red Date Cake and Nian Gao at S$23.80 each.
However, there is promotion going on if you order online between 11 January – 6 February 2016, you will enjoy 30% discount. For those prefer offline, below are the discount rates available at the booth:-
20% discount (11 Jan – 24 Jan)
15% discount (25 Jan – 31 Jan)
10% discount (1 Feb – 6 Feb)
So where are all the booths?
11 Jan – 5 Feb: Raffles Exchange
18 Jan – 6 Feb: Bugis Junction, Jurong Point
22 Jan – 6 Feb: Century Square, Novena Square
25 Jan – 6 Feb: AMK Hub, Causeway Point, Junction 8, Parkway Parade, Waterway Punggol
29 Jan – 6 Feb: Heartland Mall
For more information, visit their official website: http://www.oldsengchoong.com/
9. Peony Jade Gift Set
If you are durian lovers, then you are in treat! Peony Jade’s Signature ‘Wishing Fulfilling’ Gift Set is highly recommended. The Prosperity Gold Bar 100% PURE Mao Shan Wang Durian Layered Niang Gao totally caught my attention during my CNY tasting session. Most of us went ‘Wow’ after the first bite and some even bought on the stop. It is available at S$88.88 per order and serves 10-12 guests.
Also, ‘Double Blessings’ Gift Set and ‘Bountiful Treasures’ Gift Set is available at S$68.88 per 8 pieces gift set. The ‘Double Blessings’ Gift set consists of KumQuat- Shaped Mochi filled with Yuzu infused White Lotus Paste paired with Longevity Peach-Shaped Pastries filled with Low Sugar White Lotus Paste and Macadamia Nuts.
‘Bountiful Treasures’ Gift Set consist of Peony Jade’s Signature Flaky Teochew Orh-Ni with Single Egg Yolk Pastry and crystal Longevity Peach Shaped Pastries filled with Low Sugar White Lotus Paste and Macadamia Nuts.
For more information, visit their official website: http://peonyjade.com/ or Facebook.
10. Homemade Pineapple Tart By TCC
Who doesn’t love Pineapple Tart? TCC has launched the cute homemade pineapple tart for this Chinese New Year. It comes in 20pcs/pkt retailing at S$23.80 and perfect as a CNY gift to friends and family. I couldn’t stop having it now. It is available at all TCC retailing boutiques and IndoCafe-The White House.
For more details, check out their Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/theconnoisseurconcerto/
Happy Shopping Guys!