Shopping for Mid-Autumn has never been more convenient. From mooncakes, teas, gift boxes, snacks to lanterns, you can do all your Mid-Autumn shopping at the comfort of your homes.
With the Capitol Singapore and CHIJMES Online Mid-Autumn Fair https://midautumn.capitolsingapore.com, you can shop online for your favourites from now till 21 September; and get popular mooncakes delivered to your home or office – at discounted prices.
Other than exclusive discounts on some of the mooncake brands (50% for some), enjoy FREE Islandwide Delivery plus a box of face mask (50 pcs of BFE ≥ 95%) with minimum $30 spent. If you order two boxes of mooncakes or more and opt for self-collection, you’ll also be entitled to a S$10 Capitol Singapore and CHIJMES gift voucher. Limited to first 2,000 customers.
Enjoy additional $5 off with the promo code ‘DFD5’ with a minimum of $100 spent. Limited to the first 1,000 redemptions. Other T&C apply.
Participating brands include The Capitol Kempinski Hotel Singapore, The Fullerton Hotel Singapore, Carlton Hotel, Fairmont Singapore, Takumi Artisans, Wu Pao Chun, The Connoisseur Concerto, Mdm Ling Bakery, Aroma Truffle, myEureka and more.
If you need some accessories for your festive needs, there is Partyforte with all types of lanterns.
Need some mooncake recommendations? Here are 12 of the participating vendors who will spoil you with their heavenly and sweet mooncake choices:
The Capitol Kempinski Hotel Singapore
Sublime Snowskin Specialties
This year The Capitol Kempinski Hotel Singapore showcases a series of baked and snowskin mooncakes, and special mention goes to the Snowskin Specialties with exquisite flavours.
They include the Strawberry Snowskin, Mini Valrhona & Plantation 1840 Truffle Mooncake, Champagne Truffle Snowskin, Lychee Rose, and Mao Shan Wang Durian
The Strawberry Snowskin ($64 per box of 8 pcs, U.P $80 till 22 Aug) is delicately made up of white chocolate, whipping cream, strawberry coulis strawberry chunks and Valrhona strawberry inspiration.
The bite-sized mooncakes are perfect for gifting, presented in a stunning, intricately designed and multi-functional jewellery box.
The design draws the main inspiration from two key landmarks of Singapore’s Civic District – Capitol Singapore and CHIJMES – immortalised in a stained-glass design just like the one in CHIJMES Hall.
– 20% off early bird special till 22 Aug 2021
White Rabbit Candy Snowskin Mooncakes
Fairmont Singapore presents no less than seven mooncake flavours for 2021, comprising best-selling classics as well as new creations. Presented in delicate pastel hues inspired by the colourful blooms of autumn, the series of velvety snowskin mooncakes is a visual treat.
Fairmont Singapore’s mooncakes this year come in a blue box with drawers that can be repurposed for storage. And the Standard Box comes with an order of the 8-piece mini snowskin mooncakes.
Newly launched this year is a flavour inspired by familiar childhood favourite candy – the White Rabbit Candy Snowskin Mooncakes ($64.60 per box of 8 pcs, U.P $76 till 6 Sep 2021). A dainty treat and creative spin that may create that instant feeling of nostalgia when you take that bite.
Their other best sellers include the exquisite Champagne Truffle and Chocolate Ganache Snowskin Mooncake ($66.30 per box of 8 pcs, U.P $78 till 6 Sep 2021) with dose of liquor and silky chocolate goodness that may win your senses over.
If you prefer a bolder flavour, the delightful Rum & Raisin Chocolate Truffle Snowskin Mooncake ($66.30 per box of 8 pcs, U.P $78 till 6 Sep 2021) shouldn’t disappoint because they are imbued with Chocolate Truffle.
– 15% off early bird special till 6 Sep 2021
– 10% off from 7 – 21 Sep 2021
Mini Green Tea and Yuzu and Plum Snowskin
Wah Lok Cantonese Restaurant at Carlton Hotel Singapore is well-loved for its handcrafted baked and snowskin mooncakes.
All of their baked mooncakes are presented in a lantern-inspired mooncake box featuring intricate laser-cut motifs; while the snowskin mooncakes are housed in a teal and purple tin box surrounded by lotus motifs. Great for gifting.
Look out for the debut of Mini Green Tea, Yuzu and Plum Snowskin ($75 per box of 8 pcs) this year. This treat offers a refreshing bite with citrus notes coming through from the Yuzu purée, complementing the subtle fragrance from the green tea.
Among the Snowskin selections, other popular choices you can consider are the Mini Mao Shan Wang Durian Snowskin ($80 per box of 8 pcs) of luscious durian pulp encased in a pillow-light skin; and their specialty Mini Black Forest Snowskin ($73 per box of 8 pcs) with winning combination of Valrhona chocolate, fresh cherries and cherry ganache.
Thousand Layer Yam Mooncake
Yàn located within the National Gallery Singapore is recognised for its artistic setting alongside spectrum of exquisite Cantonese dishes helmed by Head Chef Ng Sen Tio.
From their signature “Thousand Layer Yam”, White Lotus with Macadamia Nuts to creamy “Mao Shan Wang Snowskin”, shoppers can look out for their chocolate gift, tea pairing, and cocktail pairing sets as well.
Their best-seller Thousand Layer Yam Mooncake ($54.40 per box of 4pcs, U.P $68 till 31 Aug 2021) is known for spirals of flaky pastry encasing an aromatic filling of sweet and earthy yam paste. Note that an advance order of 2 days required.
Another well-loved product is the Mao Shan Wang Durian Snowskin ($80 per box of 4pcs, U.P $100 till 31 Aug 2021) which features lusciously rich, and bittersweet Mao Shan Wang durian pulp enclosed within soft pastel yellow snowskin.
Other than mooncakes, also look out for the boxes this year. Not just one, but three different types.
Pick your favourites with choices of the classic Get-Together Box, eco-friendly Bamboo Tote, or two-piece carrier Double Moon box.
– 20% off early bird special till 31 Aug 2021
– 15% off from 1 – 21 Sep 2021
Mitzo (Park Hotel Group)
Baked Yam Mooncake with Salted Egg Yolk
Mitzo Restaurant at Park Hotel is known to reinvent the Chinese dining experience, bringing to customers a fresh approach and energy.
This year’s mooncakes line-up will have 3 different flavours. These include the traditional baked white lotus, the fragrant and lightly sweetened lychee infused with lotus, and the well-loved spiral flaky pastry yam paste balanced with the rich and savoury salted egg yolk.
Their Baked Yam Mooncake with Salted Egg Yolk ($62.90 per box of 4 pc, U.P $74) boosts of sweet, creamy and earthy yam paste with decadent salted egg yolk, all contrasted beautifully with spiral flaky layers of buttery crusts.
Also recommended is the Baked Lychee White Lotus Seed Paste ($61.20 per box of 4 pc, U.P $72), which has floral lychee notes that subtly coat the velvety white lotus paste. For those seeking for a healthier indulgence with reduced sugar, this will be a great option.
The Fullerton Hotel
Low Sugar Baked Mooncakes in Classic Red Box or Turquoise Box
The Jade Originals Mooncake Collection 2021 from Fullerton Hotel Singapore presents their mooncakes packed in luxurious red or turquoise signature boxes.
In terms of design, the box adorned with graceful imagery of blossoms and a majestic peacock which makes an elegant gift for family, friends and business associates alike.
Baked varieties include Low Sugar White Lotus Seed Paste with Single Yolk Baked Mooncakes, Low Sugar White Lotus Seed Paste with Double Yolks Baked Mooncakes, Low Sugar Rose Coconut Baked Mooncakes, Low Sugar Oolong Tea with Dried Cranberries Baked Mooncakes and more.
The Fullerton Baked Classics in Classic Red or Turtuoise box ($74 per box of 4 pcs) includes an assortment of Low Sugar White Lotus Seed Paste with Single Yolk Baked Mooncake, Low Sugar White Lotus Seed Paste with Double Yolks Baked Mooncake, Low Sugar Rose Coconut Baked Mooncake, and Low Sugar Oolong Tea with Dried Cranberries Baked Mooncake.
NOW Bakery Mid-Autumn Gift Box
NOW Bakery located at Capitol Singapore (#B2-22) is known for its signature Blancmange Roll Cakes – soft and fluffy.
Send your warmest wishes with NOW Bakery’s Mid-Autumn Gift Box ($29.90 per box, U.P $36.80 till 21 Aug 2021) during this Mooncake Festival.
The combination of traditional baked mooncakes and soft filling cookies with Chinese elegant printed gift box is suitable for your friends and family.
The Gift Box comes with 2 pieces of baked mooncakes of Red Bean Paste with melon seed, and Lotus Pandan Paste with melon seeds.
The box is also included with cookies (which kids would love), and expect to find Almond cookies with soft chocolate filling, and Tiramisu cookies with soft coffee chocolate filling (5 pcs each) within.
Qing Hua Mao Shan Wang Mooncakes
Chng Kae (pronounced as “Cheng Kay”) is Hokkien for banker (莊家), and the brand aims set the industry benchmark to be the best confectionery.
Among their bestsellers is the Qing Hua Mao Shan Wang Mooncakes ($76.70 per box of 4 pcs, U.P $118 till 31 Aug 2021).
For durian lovers, this is 100% Pure Mao Shan Wang Puree encased in a thin delicate layer of Snowskin.
Special mention to the blue white marbled design, which represents the traditional Chinese earthenware (青花瓷) perceived as luxury items during the Tang Dynasty.
– 35% off early bird special till 31 Aug 2021
– 30% off from 1 – 8 Sep 2021
– 25% off from 9 – 21 Sep 2021
Four Seasons Durians
MSW Durian Snowskin Mooncake
Four Seasons Durians is well-known among many Singaporeans, having been around since 1998. The brand specialises in durian products such as durian puffs, durian cakes and durian mooncakes.
They also utilise only 100% pure durian without any sugar and preservatives.
Their bestselling Big MSW Durian Snowskin Mooncake ($69 after 50% OFF, U.P $138) contains 100% pure Mao Shan Wang Durian puree encased in a thin chewy snowskin.
Also available is their Big Sultan Durian Snowskin Mooncakes ($44 after 50% OFF, U.P $88). Coming in a box of 4 pieces, expect rich and creamy fillings no less.
Crispy Yam Paste Mooncake
Gim Tim Restaurant is known for its Hokkien and Cantonese cuisines, having been around since 1975.
Fans go for their Crispy Yam Paste Mooncake with Single Yolk ($46.75 per box of 4 pcs, U.P $55 till 7 Sep 2021), to savour the contrast between the “thousand layer pastry skin” with fragrant sweet yam paste and salted egg yolk within.
A new release this year is the Crispy Yam Paste Mooncake ($42.50 per box of 4 pcs, U.P $50 till 7 Sep 2021) which is a version without the yolk – created after much requests.
For a slight variety, consider the Crispy Yam Paste and Sweet Potato Mooncake ($46.75 per box of 4 pcs, U.P $55 till 7 Sep 2021). A combination of yam and sweet potato that creates a flavour of balanced sweetness that stems from the roots themselves, made with zero flavouring and only pure ingredients.
Another favourite is their Mini Charcoal Snowskin with Salted Egg Custard Mooncake ($53.55 per box of 8 pcs, U.P $63 till 7 Sep 2021). With specks of gold dust sprinkled on its charcoal black snowskin which contrasts with the soft yellow fillings, this sweet treat is delicate medley of sweet and savoury flavours.
– 15% off early bird special till 7 Sep 2021
Mdm Ling Bakery
Lavalicious Mooncakes in Imperial Chinese Chess Set
Boxes just got more creative this year. How about repurposing the box for a game of chess or Snakes & Ladders with the family?
Mdm Ling Bakery has introduced a limited-edition box that can also transform into a portable chess set with 3D pieces.
For example, the Pure White Lotus Mooncake with Melon Seeds ($62 per box of 4 pcs) has mooncakes filled with a smooth velvet pure white lotus paste and lotus seeds, that comes with this chest set box.
The mooncakes are also low-in-sugar, Halal-certified, and as and they keep it as vegetarian as possible (egg wash on surface).
For those new to Mdm Ling Bakery, I recommend trying out Mdm Ling Bakery’s Lavalicious Mooncakes in Imperial Chinese Chess Set ($58.50 per box of 4 pcs, U.P $78 till 23 Aug 2021). Each mooncake comes with their own unique lava core to symbolise the full moon.
Flavours in the box include Lavalicious Japanese Matcha Mooncake, Lavalicious Nanyang Coffee Caramel Mooncake, Lavalicious Hong Kong Salted Egg Custard Mooncake, Lavalicious Belgian Chocolate and Italian Chocolate Hazelnut Mooncake.
There is also the Signature Cookies-inspired Mooncakes in International Chess Set ($46.50 per box of 4 pcs, U.P $62 till 23 Aug 2021) with four flavours inspired by their best-selling cookies.
– 25% off early bird special till 23 Aug 2021
– 20% off from 24 – 31 Aug 2021
The Lapis Place
Lapis Snowskin Mooncakes
Lapis in a mooncake? Certainly very instagrammable and one-of-a-kind.
This year, The Lapis Place is introducing brand new flavours to their bestselling Lapis Snowskin Mooncakes – which received overwhelming support when first launched.
The best-seller is the psychedelic-looking Rainbow Lapis Snowskin Mooncake ($74.80 per box of 4 pcs, U.P $88) featuring the multi-coloured layered cake in a pastel rainbow-toned snowskin.
Other popular choices include the Black Sesame Lapis Snowskin, Durian Lapis Snowskin, Pineapple Yuzu Lapis Snowskin, Hazelnut Chocolate Lapis Snowskin.
The Black Sesame Lapis Snowskin Mooncake ($74.80 per box of 4 pcs, U.P $88) has rich aromatic black sesame within the lapis cake itself, complemented by black sesame snowskin on the outer layer.
As for the Durian Lapis Snowskin Mooncake ($74.80 per box of 4 pcs, U.P $88), you get a combination of textured Kueh Lapis, natural sweet-bitterness of the durian, in soft snowskin.
For Snowskin Mooncake fans, they are also introducing four new flavours of Snowskin mooncakes, including Dark Chocolate Salted Caramel, Lychee Martini, Mixed Berries and Pistachio Matcha ($68 per box of 4 pcs, U.P $80).
– 15% off till 21 Sep 2021
Capitol Singapore and CHIJMES Online Mid-Autumn Fair 2021
Now till Tues 21 Sep 2021
Enjoy up to 50% OFF selected brands. Prevailing discounts are already applied on the mooncakes.
Enjoy additional $5 off with the promo code ‘DFD5’ with a minimum of $100 spent. Limited to the first 1,000 redemptions. Other T&C apply.
FREE Island-wide Delivery
Enjoy free island-wide delivery with a minimum order of $30.
For self-collection, receive a $10 Capitol Singapore and CHIJMES Gift Voucher with every 2 boxes of mooncakes purchased. Limited to the first 2,000 redemptions.
Also get a free box of face mask (50 pcs of BFE ≥ 95%).
* This entry is brought to you in partnership with Capitol Singapore and CHIJMES.