We Singaporeans love our food, and this year’s National Day offerings do not disappoint. Celebrate our nation’s 53rd birthday by digging into these local-inspired fare!
Whet your appetites this National Day with McDonald’s Singapore’s all-new Rendang Sedap Angus Beef Burger (from $6.95). The latest addition to their line up of local delights, the burger features a 100 per cent Angus beef patty dipped in rich, mouth-watering rendang sauce, laid atop whole layer leaf lettuce and topped with a tender fried egg and a bed of freshly sliced red onions and grilled caramelised onions. A National Day feast with the Ha Ha cheong Gai Chicken Burger, D24 Durian McFlurry and Criss Cut Fries – can anyone say “Sedap!”?
Want to enjoy local homemade flavours without actually having to step in the kitchen? Try out Chef-in-Box’s inaugural Heritage Series, which comprises yummy Shepherd’s Pie with Ayam Masak Merah (spicy tomato chicken), and Mum’s Chicken Roll. Available at all Chef-in-Box VendCafes, vending machines and online at www.chefinbox.com.sg, grab these dishes at a promo price of $5.30. For yummy yet affordable group meals, grab the National Day bundle, consisting of the two Heritage Series bentos, Seafood Hor Fun, Mutton Rendang and Nasi Lemak at only $19.65!
If the kids love spicy food then give Monster Curry’s National Day-inspired Hey! Bee Hiam Golden Chicken Curry Rice set ($15.30++) a shot. Also known as Spicy Dried Shrimp Sambal Chicken Curry Rice, this dish pairs flavourful hae bee him with its signature chicken and curry combo for a savoury and fiery finish.
Available at all Monster Curry outlets (excluding [email protected]) from now till 31 August.
No birthday is complete without cake, so what better way to celebrate Singapore’s 53rd birthday than with our national cake aka Prima Deli’s premium Pandan chiffon cake? Plus, Prima Deli folks are offering 53 per cent off your second large-size premium Pandan chiffon cake, so there’ll be plenty for everyone!
This promo runs from now till 12 August. Click here for more info.
Creamery Boutique Ice Cream
Home to Instagram-worthy lava cookies and handmade artisanal ice cream, Creamery Boutique Ice Cream presents the Ondeh Ondeh Cookie paired with Milo Dinosaur Ice Cream ($8.90) and the Chilli Crab Cookie with Bread Toast Ice Cream ($10.90).
The former pays homage to the traditional local kuih, coming in a form of a crumbly Pandan cookie filled with rich gula Melaka. While the latter is Creamery’s first-ever savoury lava cookie, featuring chewy brownie cookie paced with robust chilli crab gravy and served with Bread Toast ice cream. There’s something for every palette!
Ah Mah Homemade Cake
Indulge in the nostalgia with Ah Mah Homemade Cake’s Ondeh Ondeh Cake ($11)! Available from now till the end of August, the traditional bakery’s National Day effort features an aromatic Pandan base layered with thick and sweet gula Melaka, fresh luscious coconut middle and fragrant coconut toppings. Rest assured there aren’t any artificial flavouring or colouring added, so it’s super kid-friendly as well.
Old Chang Kee
Are you ready for a chilli crab fest? Dig into Old Chang Kee’s National Day offerings including a limited edition Chilli Crab ‘O ($2.20), Chilli Soft Shell Crab Nasi Lemak ($11.90), Flower Bread with Chilli Soft Shell Crab ($14.90), and more. If that isn’t motivation enough, enjoy Old Chang Kee’s National Day Mix & Match promo that allows you to pick your favourite bites for awesome prices.
Head here for more info.
Craving a sweet treat? Opt for a healthier alternative at Smöoy! The Spanish yoghurt brand (which offers low fat, high fibre and gluten-free froyo has crafted delicious national day exclusive products: the Burbur Cha Cha Twister ($5.90) and Majulah Singapura ($5.90). We’ve got our eye on the Mahjulah Singapura especially, for it uses our lion city colours with a delightful mix of natural and strawberry frozen yoghurt adorned with fresh berries, white chocolate and shredded coconut. Truly great for your health, tastebuds and Instagram feed!