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


Faruq Senin •  Dec 21, 2022

Chinese New Year 2023 is coming fast! One of the things we love about it is (undoubtedly) the 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 2023, we've got you covered with these 11 options.

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1. Crumbs N Batter

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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 and various other bakes. If you're looking to try something different, their Thai Sago Dumplings (pictured above; $7 for a box of 10) are perfect for you!

Halal status: Muslim-owned

Order via: +65 9437 5952 (WhatsApp)

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2. Fifteen

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Fill your table this Chinese New Year with mouthwatering goodies from Fifteen - a home-based 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 or Nutella Tarts. 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.

Halal status: Muslim-owned

Order via: Click here to place your order

Contact: +65 8753 5165

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3. Sinfulcakes

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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.

Halal status: Muslim-owned

Contact: +65 8189 2430

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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 Assorted tarts or even Kuih Makmur 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.

Halal status: Muslim-owned

Order via: DM on IG

Contact: +65 9188 8259

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5. Project Cookoh

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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 to flavoured brownies of peanut butter, cheesecake brownies and almond brownies.

Halal status: Muslim-owned

Order via: Click here to place your order


6. All Things Delicious

Located in a conservation shophouse in the historic Arab Street, All Things Delicious is a bustling bakery cafe serving freshly-baked goods, hearty breakfast sets and the most delicious rice bowls! Welcome the year of the tiger by pre-ordering their Chinese New Year promotion! Their options are endless! They have reunion dinners, festive cakes and cookies, and even CNY gift hampers perfect for your hosts. So whether you're looking for some halal CNY dishes to share with your colleagues, or for your family outings, check out their website now!

Halal Status: Halal-certified

Opening Hours: 8am - 7pm (Tues-Sun), closed on Mondays

Address: 34 Arab St, Singapore 199733

Delivery: Queries can be found here

Take-away/Pick-up: At store

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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
  • Parmesan Cheese Pineapple Balls (Signature)
  • Lychee Kueh Bangkit (Bestseller)
  • Salted Egg Charcoal
  • Spicy Mala
  • Sea Salt Red Velvet (Popular)

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 unique treats like Hei Bi Hiam Palmier and Salted Egg Yolk Palmier. 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

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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

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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.

Halal status: Halal-certified

Price range: $13.80-$24.80


11. Mdm Ling Bakery

If you're a fan of traditional cookies and sweets, then you have to get your CNY goodies from Mdm Ling Bakery! From the iconic Butter Cookies to Molten Chocolate Cookies (with a gooey centre), you'll find treats that'll please everyone. The best part is that their preorders are already open so you can grab a spot and stop worrying about CNY snacks till it arrives!

Halal status: Halal-certified

Price range: $13.80-$24.80


With these 11 yummy options to choose from, now you know where to get halal Chinese New Year goodies for friends and the whole family! SHARE this with your loved ones and enjoy the festive season!