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10 Halal Chinese New Year Goodies In Singapore You Need To Try This Festive Season


Faruq Senin •  Feb 01, 2021


[Updated 2 February 2021] Chinese New Year 2021 is less than two weeks away! One of the things we love about it is Chinese New Year goodies and snacks. Besides the amazing food, CNY is also a great time to learn about Chinese culture and foster peace between Muslims and non-Muslims. If you're wondering where to buy Muslim-friendly or halal Chinese New Year goodies and snacks for 2021, we've got you covered with these 10 options. P.S. Thank you to the HHWT community for suggesting some of these brands to us!  Before we dive into the list- don't forget to join us at Hello Spring Festival this festive season!
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1. Crumbs N Batter
Credit: Crumbs N Batter Excited to sink your teeth into yummy festive treats this Chinese New Year? Crumbs N Batter has all kinds of unique goodies lined up for you such as Tangerine Pineapple Tarts ($16 for 20 pcs), nestum fluff ($16 for 20 pcs) and nutella krunch ($16 for 25 pcs). If you're looking to try something different, their Thai Sago Dumplings (pictured above; $7 for a box of 10) are perfect for you! Available for the 1st and 2nd day of Chinese New Year, get yourself a box - or two - and share the deliciousness with family and friends. Make sure to place your orders by 1 Feb 2021 for delivery/collection on 9 Feb 2021. Halal status: Muslim-ownedOrder via: +65 94375952 (WhatsApp) Promo code: Quote HHWT Promofor free delivery with every $50 spent Facebook | Instagram
2. Fifteen
Credit: Fifteen Fill your table this Chinese New Year with mouthwatering goodies from Fifteen - a homebased bakery specialising in Halal Artisan Bakes. While they're known for their soft and pillowy Donut Bombs, consider treating yourself with their highly sought after Pineapple Cheese Tarts ($20 for 28 pcs) or Nutella Tarts ($28 for 50 pcs). Then, take things to the next level with their Mao Shan Wang Sticky Rice Tart ($188) and Mango Sticky Rice Tart ($88). Made of a buttery cookie base filled with sweet coconut sticky rice, these tarts have a hint of pandan and are topped with either 100% Mao Shan Wang flesh or ripe Thai Rainbow Mangoes. They're offering a free delivery with orders above $88, so don't miss out and prepare to indulge every treat they have this festive season! Halal status: Muslim-ownedOrder via: Click here to place your orderContact: +65 87535165 Promo code: Quote HHWTto get a packet of Nutella Meringues Website | Facebook | Instagram
3. Sinfulcakes
Credit: Sinfulcakes If you're a huge fan of macarons, look no further than Sinfulcakes to perfectly fix your cravings this festive season. With Chinese New Year-inspired flavours, get yourself their yummy macarons ($23/box of 12) and share the deliciousness with family and friends. While you're at it, toss in an order of cookies ($12/bag of 250g) and Basque burnt cheesecake ($50/$55 depending on flavour) for a variety of sweet treats to enjoy at home. Their CNY pre-order will begin from 3 February till 7 February (orders to be made by 10PM) - deliveries and self-collection will be done on 10 February throughout the day. So make sure to keep an eye on their social media pages for an update of their order form! Halal status: Muslim-owned Contact: +65 81892430 Website | Instagram
Credit: CRISPCRUMB Bringing you quality bakes with affordable prices, say hello to CRISPCRUMB where you'll find both your classic festive goodies and unique desserts! Indulge yourself in their Golden Pineapple Tarts ($28), Assorted tarts ($36) or even Kuih Makmur ($30) for a sweet treat filled with crushed cashew and sugar. If you happen to celebrating a birthday on top of your Chinese New Year festivities, their Gold Coin Pull Money Cake ($100) is definitely right up your alley. With up to 10 variety of flavours to choose from, make sure to put in your order by 9 February 2021 to enjoy this special cake in time for the holidays. Halal status: Muslim-ownedOrder via: DM on IGContact: +65 9188 8259 Facebook | Instagram
5. Project Cookoh
Credit: Project Cookoh Project Cookoh emerged during the Circuit Breaker period as an effort to help stay-at-home mothers in Jalan Kukoh earn an income for their families. With various delectable goodies up for grabs, look forward to classic treats by @bakesbyheni - from brownies ($18/30) and pineapple tart balls ($20) to flavoured brownies of peanut butter, cheesecake brownies and almond brownies ($24/40). For Chinese New Year specials, grab yourself a box of chocolate chip cookies or oat chocolate chip cookies (both at $15 each). You can also get delicious Nutella tarts or pineapple tarts ($20) from @eatwithaura. Halal status: Muslim-ownedOrder via: Click here to place your orderPromo code: Quote HHWTCOOKOHto get $2 off your total order when you place an order on the Project Cookoh formWebsiteInstagram
6. Moonlighters by S
Credit: Moonglighters by S Satisfy your sweet tooth cravings and more with amazing bakes by Moonlighters by S! With a variety of goodies available, take your pick from their tarts ($27-$60), cookies ($13-$26) or honey cornflakes ($10-$18). The tarts come in boxes of 16, 25 and 36 - perfect for sharing with your loved ones as you celebrate the festive occasion. And if you've got any chocolate lovers in the family, they'll definitely appreciate the seasalt chocolate chip cookies that not only give a satisfying crunch but offer a hint of saltiness to perfectly balance the sweet. Halal status: Muslim-ownedOrder via: DM on IGFacebook| Instagram
7. Butter Studio
Known for its cupcakes and handcrafted bakes, Butter Studio's Lunar New Year Collection 2021 are a fusion of traditional classics, inspired by local Peranakan heritage. Here are some unique goodies you can expect:
  • Yuzu Pineapple Tarts (New)
  • Parmesan Cheese Pineapple Balls (Signature)
  • Lychee Kueh Bangkit (Bestseller)
  • Salted Egg Charcoal (New)
  • Spicy Mala (New)
  • Sea Salt Red Velvet (Popular)
Promotions: - Enjoy 8% Off with Minimum Spend of $88 on Lunar New Year Goodies - Enjoy 12% Off with Minimum Spend of $188 on Lunar New Year Goodies (excl. platter, sets, hampers & cakes/cupcakes) Last day pre-order 8 Feb 2021 (while stocks last) Last day collection/ delivery 11 Feb 2021 Find out more on their website.Halal status: Halal-certified Price range: $20.80-$24.80 P.S. Wondering what CNY is like for Chinese-Muslim reverts? Read our story here!
8. Polar Puffs & Cakes
Polar Puffs & Cakes is always a reliable choice for Chinese New Year goodies! What's great is that you can enjoy their Early Bird Promotion and get 25% OFF (T&Cs apply) when you order from 7-24 Jan 2021. Here are some of the unique treats to look forward to:
  • Red Velvet Blossoms
  • Osmanthus Jasmine
  • Hei Bi Hiam Palmier
  • Salted Egg Yolk Palmier
  • Prosperity Pineapple Pillows
  • Fortune Cake (Butter or Orange Butter)
You can also find more traditional treats like Kueh Lapis, Love Letters and Shrimp Rolls. Free delivery for orders $50 and above. Find out more on their website. Halal status: Halal-certified Price range: $11.85-$15.60 (cookies and snacks), $12.60 (Fortune Cake), $36.60 (kueh lapis, 1kg) P.S. Here are some common misconceptions you might have about CNY!
9. Lek Lim Nonya Cake Confectionery
Credit: Lek Lim Nonya Cake Confectionery on Facebook Lek Lim is famous for their Nonya kueh like kueh lapis, kueh salat and ang ku kueh. If you love your Chinese New Year goodies traditional, then you can find them at Lek Lim. Here are some of their offerings:
  • Almond ball (both normal and sugarless)
  • Biscotti cookies
  • Kueh Bangkit
  • Kueh Boh Lu (including a honey version)
  • Love Letters
  • Pineapple Tarts
Find out more on their website. Halal status: Halal-certified Price range: $12-$26 P.S. These 6 stories from Chinese Muslim reverts will warm your heart!
10. Bread Garden
Credit: Bread Garden on Facebook For a wide range of Chinese New Year goodies and snacks, Bread Garden's got you covered. Specialising in both savoury and sweet handmade goodies, their items are baked with no preservatives and using the freshest ingredients. You can also enjoy their "Buy 4 get 1 free" early bird promo from now till 15 Jan 2021. Here are some of their unique treats:
  • Premium Charcoal Pineapple Tarts
  • Signature Macadamia Butter Cookies
  • Mala Cookies
  • Brown Sugar Cookies
  • Spicy Curry Rolls
  • Mala Lotus
  • Spicy Crabstick
  • Salted Egg Crispy Seaweed
Of course, the usuals like Pineapple Tart, Love Letters, Kueh Bangkit and Shrimp Rolls are available too. Find out more on their website. Halal status: Halal-certified Price range: $13.80-$24.80 With these 10 yummy options to choose from, now you know where to get halal Chinese New Year goodies for 2021! SHARE this with your loved ones and enjoy the festive season! Looking for more yummy goodies, delicious recipes and fun activities this Chinese New Year? Make sure to join us at Hello Spring Festival and grab your virtual spot today for an unforgettable experience!
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