Christmas Log Cake in Singapore 2020

Christmas Log Cake in Singapore 2020

Christmas Log Cake is a sweet part of the festive celebration. Never mind that log cake has little significance in our tropical island, we have a surfeit of choice for Christmas log cake in Singapore. There are timeless classics as well as log cakes in exciting and unconventional flavours and more than a few uniquely Singaporean creations.

Traditional Christmas Chocolate Log Cake
Traditional Christmas Chocolate Log Cake by Goodwood Park Hotel
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Restaurants for Tossing Yu Sheng & Lo Hei 2020

“Lo Hei”, Cantonese for “tossing up good fortune”, is a Chinese New Year (CNY) ritual adopted in Singapore with relish. The tossing of yu sheng with saying of auspicious phrases has become very much a part of the family CNY dinner and office lunar new year celebrations. Many restaurants in Singapore create special yu sheng presentations with influences from various cuisines. Here are some ideas and interesting suggestions for CNY lo hei 2020 – restaurants where lo hei can be memorable.

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Lim Chee Guan Bak Kwa for Chinese New Year 2020

You may not realise it, but Chinese New Year is less than a month away. The lunar new year decorations in Chinatown are up and Lim Chee Guan bak kwa outlets are doing roaring business once again. Lim Chee Guan has stopped doing delivery and you should soon see the familiar long lines of people waiting patiently to buy the prized bak kwa. The Signature Sliced Pork Bak Kwa was $58.00 per kg as at 29 December 2019 ($66 as at 14 Janaury 2020); and the price may increase further as CNY gets closer.

Lim Chee Guan Bak Kwa
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New Chinese Restaurants for Reunion Dinner 2020

The lunar year of the rat will begin on Saturday 25 January 2020. The family reunion dinner is one of the most cherished traditions of Chinese new year celebrations. Observing an old tradition need not mean going to the same old venues for dinner. You can toss yu sheng and enjoy all the delicacies associated with Chinese new year eve (chuxi) reunion dinner in exciting new restaurants opened not too long ago. However, do hurry with the reservations or be prepared to have the reunion dinner on a day other than lunar new year’s eve. Here is our list of new Chinese restaurants for Reunion Dinner 2020 to try.

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