It’s finally the start of a new year in the Lunar Calendar! A time of celebrating the harvests of the previous year, and ushering in a wonderful year ahead. Chinese New Year 2021 - The Year of The Ox, is right around the corner! Despite the distance that this year has created, with restrictions on gatherings and no annual reunions - we’ve found the perfect way to send sweet celebrations and love our loved ones’ way!
With an array of luxuriously delicious Chinese New Year treats for you, we’ve got you covered on the perfect gifts to send your friends, family, and even colleagues! But, with so many options, how do you decide? We’re here to help! Hand-picked by our cake and confection loving team, here are our top 8 gifting picks from our CNY 2021 collection to make your loved ones’ celebrations so much brighter!
1. Traditional Treats
If you’re a fan of the traditional Chinese New Year cookies, that take you on a taste trip through nostalgia - our AH MA BASKET 2.0 is the perfect pick for you! Ornately decorated in a gorgeous basket with lucky oranges and prosperous red décor - this gift set is filled with everyone’s favourite Pineapple Tarts, Butter Cookies, Mocha Cookies, and Almond Chocolate Chips! Irresistibly delicious and even the perfect centerpiece for any Chinese New Year dinner celebrations.
2. Treasures of Fortune
If cookies are your perfect pick, but you want to make them extravagant enough to send them as a gift - our Premium Cookies Gift Box is just the way to go! A gorgeous gift box in red or gold with the perfect bag to go along, this tasty treasure is filled with buttery Cranberry White Chocolate, Belgian Double Chocolate, and Macadamia cookies - and is sure to steal the show and make its’ recipient smile twice as bright this Chinese New Year.
3. Decadent Delights
Can’t pick between cookies and cakes? We don’t blame you! Especially when sending the perfect CNY gift to your family, it could be hard to find something that will make everybody’s day. Which is why, our CNY Sweet Treats Combo - with luxurious Pineapple Tarts, Butter Cookies and adorably delicious cupcakes is the perfect set of sweet treats for everyone in the family to enjoy!
4. Modern Delights
The traditional Chinese New Year cookies may be a classic, but maybe you want your gift to truly stand out? Well then, our C3 HUAT AH! GIFT BOX is the perfect way to go! With a range of creamy cookies in unique flavours, Snowflake Nougat, Yuan Bao Macarons, pineapple Madeleines and even sweet and savoury Salted Egg Honey Cornflakes - you’ll never have to settle for a boring old box of plain cookies, when you have an array of delicious sweet and savoury treats for everyone to enjoy.
5. Classic Confections
Not a fan of Asian flavours? Why not celebrate the French way! Our Lunar Macaron Box is a sublime set of 20 Macarons in some of the most tantalizing flavours - Strawberry & Lime, Raspberry & Rose, Dark Chocolate and Earl Grey! Placed in a beautiful box, and wrapped with the delicate touch of a red ribbon - this gift set is the classiest way to send your wishes this Chinese New Year.
6. Delicious Grandeur
If you’re looking to send a cake worth celebrating - our Fortune Blossom cake, with the most awe-inspiring appearance, and even more irresistible taste is the way to go! A velvety classic orange marble cake made with luscious butter, sandwiched between layers of decadent orange cream cheese frosting and a dark chocolate ganache - decorated to look like a festive mandarin is the sweetest gift of golden fortune and sweet wishes to send your loved ones.
7. Festive Favourites
If there’s one treat that nobody can resist - it’s a sweet and creamy serving of ice cream! So, why not brighten everybody’s day with a gift that will make everyone scream with joy! Our Prosperity Bucket - in the shape of a gorgeous Yuan Bao, is filled with luxuriously delicious ice-cream pops in an array of flavours. This gift set is the perfect treat, with enough sweetness to go around for everyone this CNY.
8. Sweetest Surprise
Last, but certainly not the least - a sweet surprise that will have everyone smiling! Our Lucky Bomb knock-knock cake is a great way to burst into the festive spirit. Filled with sweet abundance, and an unbeatable experience to start off the festivities with - this sweet rendition of an Ang Pao will give your recipient the sweetest surprise this CNY.
So send your best wishes to friends, family and colleagues - whether near or far, and start the year off on the sweetest note.