Mid-Autumn Festival 2014: Mooncakes from BreadTalk Singapore

BreadTalk's 2014 mooncake selection

Mid-Autumn Festival is just one week away, have you tried any mooncakes this year? Our family have already tried several different brands. When it comes to snowskin mooncakes, one of our favorites has to be BreadTalk’s snowskin selection. JOYOUS (S$52.80 for 8 mini-piece box) showcases eight mini snowskin mooncakes of 4 different flavors: Coffee Baileys;… 

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Mid-Autumn Festival 2014: Mooncakes from Jiang Nan Chun, Four Seasons Hotel Singapore

Jiang Nan Chun snowskin mooncakes

When it comes to mooncakes, my mom-in-law has the fussiest most discerning taste buds. So if a certain mooncake meets her approval, you can be sure it is a definite winner. Of all the mooncakes we’ve sampled so far this year, she had the highest praises for Jiang Nan Chun’s selection. For Mid-Autumn Festival 2014,… 

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Mid-Autumn Festival 2014: Mooncakes from Tupperware Brands

Festive trio of flavors

This Mid-Autumn Festival, Tupperware Brands has put together a boxful of exquisitely flavoured mooncakes in their signature Moon Cake Gift Set, packed in colourful Tupperware containers that are reusable, for you, your family and friends to enjoy. A limited edition series available for the Mid-Autumn Festival, these colourful Tupperware containers are handy for storing snacks,… 

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Mid-Autumn Festival 2014: Mooncakes from Man Fu Yuan, InterContinental Singapore

Snowskin mooncakes

One of the most significant Chinese celebrations is Mid Autumn Festival. This year, it falls on 8 September 2014 (15th day of the 8th lunar month). As usual, we’re going to be spoilt for choice when it comes to purchasing mooncakes. As I receive information for mooncake promotions, I’ll publish them on this blog for… 

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Crispy skin yam mooncake 脆皮芋泥月饼 from Garden Pastry & Cake

Crispy yam mooncake

It’s raining mooncakes! Mid-Autumn Festival falls on 19 September (next Thursday) this year, which means it’s just 9 days away. My Instagram feed is flooded with images of gorgeous mooncakes of all kinds, mostly the traditional Cantonese-style baked type as well as the modern snowskin version. My mother-in-law’s favorite is the Teochew flaky skin yam… 

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Mid-Autumn Festival 2012: Mooncakes from Crystal Jade

Crystal Jade Premium Box and yogurt mooncakes

Just five days to go before Mid-Autumn Festival! Have you all prepared your mooncakes for this Sunday’s (September 30) celebration? Received quite a few samples of mooncakes this year, and Crystal Jade’s selection is one of the more unique offerings. Particularly memorable are the yogurt pudding mooncakes, newly launched this year.

Mooncakes selection 2012 from Mandarin Court, Mandarin Orchard

Mandarin Court's 2012 mooncake selection

Next to Chinese New Year, the other most important festival in the lunar calendar has got to be Mid-Autumn Festival 中秋节. This year, Mid-Autumn Festival aka Mooncake Festival falls on Sunday, 30 September 2012 (15th day of 8th lunar month). The reason why I’m always excited about Mid-Autumn Festival is the array of wonderful mooncakes… 

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Mid-Autumn Festival 2010: Mooncakes from Concorde Hotel, Singapore

Concorde Hotel mooncake box

Happy Mid-Autumn Festival, dear friends! Yes, today’s the 15th day of the 8th lunar month, the day when the moon is supposedly the fullest and brightest of the year. Though I’m not a big fan of mooncakes, I look forward to seeing new flavors of mooncakes every year. It’s amazing how the hotels, restaurants, and… 

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