The year-end Christmas and New Year periods can be both joyous, and partly stressful.

Imagine the time needed to organise those Christmas get-together parties and office events. Preparing the food, the logistics…

Fret not. Get your feast ready without the hassle.

Here are 6 places with festive takeaway specialities for fuss-free Christmas meals and gifts. The better news: HSBC Credit Cardholders get further special promotions and discounts!

York Hotel Singapore
21 Mount Elizabeth, Singapore 228516
Tel: +65 6737 0511

The sight of the turkey got me salivating. The Christmas highlights at York Hotel Singapore include tasty roasts with delicious accompaniment and side dishes prepared by Executive Chef Charlie Tham and team.

Signature menu items are the Roast Beef Striploin ($72 per 1kg) and Roast Turkey with Chestnut Stuffing & Cranberry Sauce ($130 for 4 – 5kg), which should wow guests at the table.

For greater convenience, get the EZ Christmas Party Pack ($180 for 5-6 persons) which offers a hearty selection of festive delicacies comprising of Rosemary Chicken, Caesar Salad, Garlic Barbecued Pork Ribs and more.

Complete the festive celebration on a sweet note with the signature York Hotel’s 8” Apple Tart

HSBC credit cardholders enjoy:
• 10% off festive takeaway items
• 15% off festive takeaway items with a minimum spend of S$200 nett in a single receipt

The Fullerton Hotel Singapore – The Fullerton Cake Boutique
1 Fullerton Square Singapore 049178
Tel: +65 6877 8911
+65 6877 8912

Indulge in an enticing array of classic Christmas treats, gifts and feasts from The Fullerton Hotel. The one thing that caught my attention was the Lemongrass-flavoured Rendang Spiced Turkey ($179.76).

There are also appetising Christmas Delicatessen which include the Honey Glazed Champagne Ham ($286.76), Whole Roasted Turkey ($201.16), Roasted Turducken ($211.86), Roast Waygu Beef with Natural Jus and Condiments ($415.16), and Roast Rosemary Lamb Leg with Natural Jus and Condiments ($179.76)

They have NEW Christmas Log Cakes flavours this year. Look out for the Clifford Pier Yule Log Cake which is special as it includes kaya within ($69 for 1kg), the Paradise Chocolate Yule Log Cake ($69 for 1kg), and the Tropicana Asia Yule Log Cake ($69 for 1kg).

HSBC credit cardholders enjoy 15% off log cakes and festive goodies.

Mandarin Oriental Singapore, Hotel
5 Raffles Avenue, Marina Square, Singapore 039797
Tel: +65 6885 3081
Opening Hours of Festive Counter: 11.00am – 9.00pm

I was sold when I heard about the tempting Mandarin Oriental Truffle Christmas Turkey ($380, serves 6-8), accompanied with black truffle, heirloom potatoes and glazed chestnuts.

If you would like something more classic, there is also the Mandarin Oriental Singapore’s Traditional Roasted Christmas Turkey ($180, serves 6-8).

For a more indulgent treat, do not miss the Desserts. The Christmas Apricot Pistachio Pie ($38) immediately caught my eye, consisting of rosemary apricot pistachio cream, vanilla sable tart meets orange chocolate mousse.

How pure and white. The White Forest Christmas Wreath ($42 for 500g, $80 for 1 kg) is a show-stopper as well – a homemade almond cake filled with luscious Amarena cherry coulis and caramel cremeux.

A log cake that looks like a Santa Belt and buckle? Yes, the Praline Chestnut Pear log cake ($42 for 500g, $80 for 1 kg), made of redcurrant genoa sponge with chestnut mousse, William pear confit and intense hazelnut praline crunch is so elegantly presented.

HSBC credit cardholders enjoy 15% off festive goodies (Offer is not valid on purchases of festive hampers).

Conrad Centennial Singapore – The Terrace
Two Temasek Boulevard Singapore 038982
Tel: +65 6432 7487

New Executive Pastry Chef, Florent Castagnos, has made his debut at Conrad Centennial Singapore with 4 new flavours of log cakes this season.

With 13 years of experience under his belt, he adds his own twist to transform the all-time favourite royal hazelnut crunch cake into a Royale Hazelnut Crunch ($65 for 1kg) – a rich truffle mousse with a crunchy nougatine centre log cake.

Another to try is the Praline Cointreau Chocolate Swirl (contains alcohol, $65 for 1kg), with light Cointreau cinnamon mousse, Madagascan chocolate ganache and hazelnut glaze.

Why not have a “Conrad Christmas” at home or in the office?

Order from the selection of Christmas roasts such as the Whole Roast Turkey with chestnut and herb stuffing ($158), the Roast London Duck ($92 ) or the slow-cooked New Zealand Rib Eye ($228 ).

Or get the Conrad Luxury Dinner Pack ($328), consisting of a whole roast turkey, honey and pineapple glazed boneless ham, two side dishes, three types of sauces, choice of one log cake, then then gather 5 to 6 friends to enjoy.

HSBC credit cardholders enjoy 15% off Christmas takeaway items. Valid from 28 November to 25 December 2016.

Locations: Orchard Central #01-09/10/15, HillV2 #01-01, Far East Square #01-01

DEAN & DELUCA is offering a selection of festive hampers this season including the a Chocolate Obsession hamper ($78), Afternoon Coffee Break hamper ($98), Fresh Start to the Day hamper ($128) and Wine Companions hamper ($158).

Something for everyone.

For coffee loving friends, the specially curated gift set of Afternoon Coffee Break hamper ($98) makes a great ‘Perk Me Up’.

It includes DEAN & DELUCA’s Somerset Blend coffee with a Grey Latte Mug. Enjoy the coffee with signature chocolates to chase the afternoon snooze away.

The other highlight is the Fresh Start To The Day Hamper ($128). Inside the signature red gift box is everything required for a satisfying breakfast which includes Granola, Peanut Butter, Jam, Honey, Coffee and Tea.

HSBC credit cardholders enjoy 5% off selected festive hamper purchases. Valid from 14 November to 31 December 2016.

Andersen’s of Denmark
Locations include: City Square Mall #02-K11/K13, Jurong Point Shopping Centre #02-K6, NEX Mall #B1-09, Parkway Parade Shopping Centre #B1-K4, Suntec City Mall #02-606A, Waterway Point #01-42, Tampines 1 #B1-32

If Ice Cream is your thing, you can delight in your festive experience with Andersen’s of Denmark Christmas Ice Cream Log Cakes.

They are available in 2 flavours – Belgian Chocolate made with the finest Belgian chocolate; and Macadamia Nut – an Australian favourite with smooth caramel ripple.

Priced at $75 for 1kg and $98 for 1.5kg.

HSBC credit cardholders enjoy:
• Complimentary S$10 Andersen’s of Denmark Return Voucher with a purchase of an ice cream log cake
• Complimentary $5 voucher with a purchase of a 1kg log cake
• $10 voucher with a purchase of a 1.5kg log cake

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