It’s the most, wonderful time of the year! What better way to ignite your senses and gobble your way through the jolly days than with a decadent selection of Christmas feasts, takeaways and festive goodies to enjoy with your loved ones? Here’s some of our favourites this season, read on to find out more!
1. Bob The Baker Boy
An indulgent Christmas celebration isn’t complete without a Christmas Cake! And what better way to ring in the merriment than with a classic Christmas cake from Bob The Baker Boy! This Instagram-worthy White Christmas Cake ($88) stands at 5.5” width and 4” height, and we love the combination of the Belgian Chocolate flavour, topped with coconut, snowflakes and gold flakes – simply heavenly. Enjoy early bird prices at $20 off from now till 14 Dec 2019.
Bob The Baker Boy
Address: 18 Yishun Avenue 9, #02-19, Junction 9 Shopping Mall, Singapore 768897
This year, one of the pioneers of healthy food options – Cedele, will be bringing a fresh new perspective on Christmas feasting. Besides the classic traditional roasts, we love that Cedele also offers several options for guests, including their new Crab and Prawn Quiche ($65, serves 8 pax). This savoury pastry is a must-order for the Christmas party – served with a creamy filling of crab and prawns baked in a crisp crumbly pastry base.
Other highlights from their Christmas goodies include the Kalamanta Olive Tapenade Cheese Puffs ($45 for 24 pieces), Assorted Christmas Cookies ($25), with 5 flavours of Mocha Swirl, Coco Cloud, Red Velvet Marble, Raspberry Thumbprint and Green Tea Marble; and their Chocolate Flourless Log Cake ($58) which is lower in fat, gluten-free and made with organic unrefined sugar. For more information on Cedele’s Christmas goodies, visit bit.ly/33scGFD.
3. CHICHA San Chen
If you’re looking for a special gift for tea lovers, CHICHA San Chen’s selection of Lishan Qingxin Oolong Tea gift sets and tea leaves might do the trick. The popular bubble tea brand from Taiwan lauded for their freshly brewed to order bubble tea has a Drip Tea Bag ($3.80/bag, $38 for gift box set of 10 bags) that’s perfect for those on the go. While those who prefer an elevated tea drinking experience, can get their Travel Tea Set ($250) which comes with a compact gray and black travel bag, a professional tea tasting set (brew cup, lid and tasting bowl), two porcelain sharing tea cups, a timer, a digital pocket scale and 75g loose tea leaves with airtight canister. Also, they’re giving customers a free limited-edition CHICHA San Chen wrapping papers with every two cups purchased in a single receipt!
4. Flor Patisserie
If it’s desserts you’re looking for, Flor Patisserie might just be the perfect option. We absolutely love their Christmas selections, especially their Christmas souffle, and if there’s one thing we can’t resist it’s how pretty and fluffy their cake looks! Imagine light, fluffy baked cheesecake, decorated with matcha cookies and nuts. Available in 12cm (4 pax)- $48.15, 15cm (6 pax)- $58.85 and 18cm (8 pax)- $74.90.
We also had a go at making our very own cookies with their DIY Christmas Cookie Set ($26.75) – which was easy to do and so much fun. Each set contains 8 Large Cookies, 3 House-made coloured Icing, and 3 Christmas Sprinkles. Suitable for children aged 5 and above.
Address: Multiple locations islandwide
– 13 Stamford Road, #01-11 Capitol Piazza Singapore 178905
– 42 Siglap Drive Singapore 456167
– 2 Duxton Hill, #01-01 Singapore 089588
5. Fudebar @ Novotel Singapore on Stevens
Ring in the festivities in the comfort of your own home with festive takeaways from Novotel Singapore on Stevens. If you’re looking for gourmet Christmas delicacies, definitely recommend checking out Fudebar for a slew of merry feasts and festive delights delivered right to your doorstep. Some of the classic festive highlights include the traditional roast turkey, satay roasted turkey, roasted ribeye, honey studded gammon ham and even a plant-based meatball for your vegetarian guests. From now till 15 December, enjoy 15% off early bird promotions on their festive takeaway selections.
Fudebar @ Novotel Singapore on Stevens
Address: 28 Stevens Rd, #01-02, Singapore 257878
6. Hook Coffee
Looking for a gift for that coffee addict in the office? Now you can get them the perfect gift with Hook Coffee Advent Calendar! Countdown the days to Christmas with 24 mouthwatering coffees, with each coffee boasting its very own unique natural tasting notes. Besides their really unique packaging, each coffee is packed in an ever-popular drip coffee bags, so you can enjoy your coffee anytime, anywhere. Each box is available at $49, and a bundle of 2 boxes retails at $85. Order online, or visit the following locations to get yours today.
- Jasons Deli @ MBS
- Robinsons @ The Heeren
- Tangs @ Tangs Plaza
- Fair Price Finest @ All Outlets Islandwise
- Market Place @ Paragon, Raffles City, Tanglin
- Cold Storage @ Bugis Junction, Causeway Point, Compass 1, Cluny Court, Great World City, Holland Shopping Centre, Jelita Shopping Cente
Northpoint City, Velocity, Ngee Ann City, Tampines 1 and United Sq.
**Each retail store will have their own promotions accordingly.
7. IHG Hotels & Resorts
A festive experience with all the sights, sounds and tastes of Christmas is not complete without InterContinental Hotels Group’s (IHG) annual festive showcase. With a ton of festive roasts, yuletide treats and takeaway goodies available, there’s surely something for everyone to put you in the holiday spirit. Some highlights not to be missed are Crown Plaza Changi Airport’s new Tom Yum Roast Turkey and Signature BBQ Roasted Beef Ribs; and the super addictive Tortellini pasta over at Regent Singapore’s Basilico.
Definitely recommend checking out the group of properties for their individual showcase:
– InterContinental Singapore
– InterContinental Singapore Robertson Quay
– Crowne Plaza Changi Airport
– Hotel Indigo Singapore Katong
– Holiday Inn Singapore Atrium
– Holiday Inn Orchard City Centre
– Regent Singapore
IHG Hotels & Resorts
What started as a baker’s fitness journey 4 years ago, is the result of wholesome snacks brand, Nuttier! With tons of snack options available in the market, Nuttier offers wholesome, awesome tasting snacks for both fitness and nutrition buffs, and even those who are looking to start a healthier lifestyle. Packed with nutritional goodness, some new highlights from their Christmas collection include their Christmas Cookie Box, Organic Gula Melaka Almond Butter and Organic Raw Cacao Almond Butter.
9. Pizza Hut
Festive season calls for festive feasting! And what better way to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year than with the return of the Pizza Hut Knotty Cheesy Pizzas! Featured here are the Knotty Cheesy Ham and Knotty Cheesy Hawaiian – with that oozing mozzarella cheese-stuffed knots encased in a red parmesan crust. Recommend trying their Knotty Cheesy Ham which comes with a base of sweet onion sauce, sprinkled generously with mozzarella cheese and topped with turkey ham and bacon, cherry tomatoes, baby spinach and cream cheese cubes. Don’t forget to complete the Christmas party menu with their new mouthwatering sides like the Merry Chickmas Pops and the Buffalo-ho-ho Chicken Cutlet! The Knotty Cheesy Pizza flavours are available for a limited time only, from now till 2 January 2020.
This Christmas, Singapore’s beloved homegrown bakery PrimaDéli presents a limited-edition whimsical collection of Christmas cakes. One of the centrepiece of PrimaDéli’s cakes, is the Santa’s Magical Fireplace ($57.80, approx. 1kg) cake, which features a luscious hazelnut cream between perfect vanilla sponge cake layers and topped off with chocolate shaped into a cosy fireplace. Other highlights from their logcake selection includes Santa’s Cottage, Truffle Yule Log Cake, and Strawberry Cream Cheese Yule Log.
If you’re looking for a quick pick-me-up, their Mini Chocolate Hazelnut Tarts will surely satisfy with a crumbly, buttery crust and decadent chocolate hazelnut filling. Enjoy 25% off Christmas cakes (except regular-sized Christmas cakes) from now to 15 December 2019.
11. Ramada and Days Hotels by Wyndham Singapore at Zhongshan Park
This Yuletide season, Ramada and Days Hotels by Wyndham Singapore at Zhongshan Park shares the joy of Christmas with a slew of Local delights and Mediterranean feast at two popular restaurants, New Ubin Zhongshan Park and 21 on Rajah (Halal-certified). Featured here is their house-smoked Whole Turkey ($188+ for 4.5kg) or Turkey Breast ($108+ for 2kg), stuffed with chicken mousse and water chestnut, timeless treats with glorious smokiness crafted to perfection. Other highlights to look out for include their aromatic house-made Curry Chicken Pie ($55+), Glenfiddich IPA Chocolate Truffles ($18+ for a box of 6) and Christmas Stollen ($45+). Festive items are available from 20 November 2019 till 1 January 2020.
Ramada and Days Hotels by Wyndham Singapore at Zhongshan Park
12. Seriously Keto
A guilt-free affair awaits with Seriously Keto’s first-ever collection of zero-sugar Christmas treats. If you’ve not heard of Seriously Keto, they’re Singapore’s first wholly ketogenic bakery which delivers an array of healthier choice bakery offerings including low carb, gluten-free and zero sugar sweets and savouries. Their delicious treats are perfect for those who are looking to cut carbs, gluten, and sugar out of their diets and/or are diabetic. This festive season, recommend checking out their first-ever Christmas Collection featuring the Jingle Snaps, Ring Around The Frostie and Sinless Cinnamon.
13. Tong Heng
Perfect as a heartfelt gift for every occasion and all generations, Tong Heng brings new ways to celebrate the festive moments with the timeless taste of traditional goodness. Famed for their signature diamond‑shaped egg tarts and mouth‑watering assortment of handmade pastries, the new collection of heritage cookies is presented in beautiful souvenir tin boxes. Featured here are their Hearty Walnut Cookies (pink tin), Golden Egg Cookies (yellow tin) and Crispy Almond Cookies (purple tin). Get the complete set at $41.70, which comes packaged in a Tong Heng printed cloth wrap too!
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With lots of love,
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