Where to buy everything you need for Christmas catering; Mince Pies, Cheese Platters, Christmas Log Cakes, Gingerbread Houses, Affordable Wine and the all-important Christmas turkey…
Catering Christmas at home needn’t mean schlepping all over town sourcing ingredients; if you aren’t dining out this year, why not let the Christmas feast come to you? Whether you like your Christmas turkey free-range, roasted, stuffed with chestnuts or with a spicy twist, we’ve got the intel on all the best places to order in. Plus all the sides, salads, Christmas log cakes, fruit cakes, wines, cookies and pies you could possibly need, all delivered straight to your door. Now all you need is that Christmas tree and decorations!
Sasha’s Fine Foods: Free-range Turkeys, Mini Roasts and Smoked Salmon
If you’re planning to pull together a spectacular Christmas meal at home – including a succulent Christmas turkey – you will absolutely want to check out the Christmas collection from Sasha’s Fine Foods! With a range of classic holiday favourites such as Salmon Terrine, Smoked Salmon, Gravlax, Sausage Rolls, Free-range Turkeys from England and Australian Beef Mini Roasts, plus drinks including Extra Dry Prosecco (perfect for tropical climes!), gift boxes of Tanglin Gin and non-alcoholic drinks like Seedlip – all your Christmas catering needs are taken care of. Sasha’s Fine Foods has also launched a selection of wholesome holiday recipes featuring their holiday products too, so they’ve got your back if you need any inspiration preparing your Christmas turkey.
Sasha’s offers same-day delivery, plus delivery on Sundays and Public Holidays (just factor in time to defrost your Christmas turkey!), along with free next day delivery for orders over $100 and free same day delivery for orders over $150 ($10 delivery fee for orders below $100). Make sure to sign up for their loyalty program as customers receive 2 loyalty points for every dollar spent.
Quote SFFSASSY to enjoy 15% off your order. This code is valid for all first-time customers and excludes promotional items and alcohol.
Sasha’s Fine Foods, www.sashasfinefoods.com
Holiday Inn Singapore Atrium: Roasted Mala Turkey, Honey Glazed Ham and Christmas log cakes
Looking for a fuss-free Christmas party? Holiday Inn Singapore Atrium has a bounty of festive treats in store, from mouthwatering roasts like the traditional Christmas Turkey with Chestnut Stuffing to the newest festive creation by Executive Chef Chua Yew Hock, the Roasted Mala Turkey with Pickled Vegetables, Cilantro Sauce and Garlic Fried Rice. There’s also a Honey Glazed Gammon Ham and Slow-roasted Australian Lamb – complete with roast potatoes, and spectacular Christmas log cakes. If you’re hosting a larger gathering, take care of your Christmas catering with the Traditional Christmas Package ($268) or the Yuletide Package ($278), which cater for 12-15 people.
Take advantage of the Early Bird Discount of 25% when you order online before between 1 November and 9 December 2019.
Holiday Inn Singapore Atrium, 317 Outram Road Singapore 169075, www.holidayinnfestive.oddle.me
Huber’s Butchery: Turkeys, Hams and 100 Types of Cheese
Huber’s Butchery is a firm fave, well loved for its quality meat and huge selection of specialised meats available. Here you can get a Christmas Turkey anywhere from 4 – 10kg with a range of options: frozen or defrosted, plain or marinated, stuffed or not, and you can also choose from four different stuffings. Their small pig hams are available again this year — the perfect ham for a smaller group gathering! Plus new products for 2019 include venison and grass-fed wagyu, both sourced from New Zealand. There is a good selection of duck, venison, goose, hams, beef, and other Christmas goodies available online, and over 100 different types of cheese available in store. Check out their Christmas catalogue for recipe suggestions, too!
Huber’s Butchery, 22 Dempsey Road, Singapore 249677, Tel: (+65) 6737 1588, www.hubers.com.sg/christmas
InterContinental Singapore: Truffle Roasted Turkey and Limited Edition Advent Calendar
Wow your guests this Christmas with InterContinental Singapore’s Signature Truffle Roasted Christmas Turkey. You can also source your Christmas cake here with Santa’s Carousel Fruit Cake — an intricate rendition of the classic Christmas bake crafted with brandy and rum-infused candied fruits and chocolate. A range of delightful desserts includes the White Christmas log cake – comprising sugar-free chocolate mousse and cinnamon apple compote – plus a delightful Choux Sleigh with various flavours of pâte à choux including caramel, pistachio and mango passionfruit.
You can also check out the exquisite limited edition Advent Calendar, comprising 24 treats such as Signature Scent Spray, Moet and Chandon Brut (200ml), and InterContinental Singapore’s special blend of festive herbs, plus other goodies including jams, coffee and chocolates to indulge in as you count down to Christmas.
Enjoy 20% off for orders placed before 30 November 2019, and an additional 5% off when when you order online, plus free delivery for purchases over $500.
Kiss My Pans: Edible Works of Art
If you’re hosting a fabulous Christmas soiree, nothing impresses more than a decadent platter; think cheese, charcuterie, gourmet crackers, homemade dips, fruit, nuts and chocolates. Kiss My Pans creates stunning grazing tables and cheese platters that are perfect for end-of-year parties and Christmas gatherings. These edible works of art are presented on biodegradable palm leaf trays or recycled and upcycled fruit packing boxes for a rustic (and sustainable!) look.
Kiss My Pans hosting tip: Make a cheese grazing table the centrepiece of your Christmas gathering; it’s sure to draw people in to mingle around it!
Kiss My Pans, www.facebook.com/Kissmypans
Lush Platters: Ready-Made Festive Platters
Think of Lush Platters as your fairy godmother when it comes to hosting parties – they deliver ready-made, amazingly photogenic luxury platters, styled boxes and lavish grazing tables right to your door! This year, let Lush Platters create your Christmas centrepiece; think huge wooden platters filled with premium fresh produce, artisan cheese, charcuterie, dips and nuts, all arranged like a food stylist’s piece of art. And – good to know – Lush Platters are eco-conscious, with a commitment to using environmentally sustainable packaging and disposables, harvesting their own organic herbs and edible flowers where possible, and with little food wastage in preparation. Now you can nibble with a clear conscience!
Pan Pacific Singapore: Traditional and East-meets-West Festive Specialties
Pan Pacific Singapore’s Pacific Marketplace presents a mouthwatering ensemble of ready-for-serving gourmet meats, serving as the perfect centrepieces for your Christmas dining table. Gourmands can select from the top-selling Traditional Roasted Turkey with Chestnut Stuffing, Roasted Australian Wagyu Beef Strip Loin, Honey-glazed Gammon Ham with Spiced Pineapple Marmalade and more. A must-try is the new Baked Tamarind Turkey, an East-meets-West festive specialty with Asian ingredients of Steamed Chestnut Mushrooms, Ginger, Chilli and Lime, served with Biryani Rice and Cucumber Raita.
Select a Christmas Bundle, or choose the elements you want, from roast meats, soups and salads to log cakes, mince pies and Christmas cakes. Delivery is free for orders over $500 and self-collection is available. Discount of up to 15% are available using certain credit cards so it’s worth checking before ordering.
Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore: Signature Christmas Carousel Cake and Stunning Christmas Hampers
Head to Shangri-La’s Shophouse for a range of festive goodies – you can of course get your Christmas turkey with all the trimmings or a honey-glazed ham here, but the real focus is on the desserts and treats! Don’t miss out on the Limited Edition Signature Christmas Carousel Cake: this is limited to only 50 pieces and comes with an amazing keepsake box, so order early. Plus the Shophouse boasts a huge range of Christmas cakes and cookies, Christmas chocolates, mince pies and shortbreads, plus some stunning Christmas hampers — all perfect for gifts.
Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore, Lobby Level, Tower Wing, 22 Orange Grove Road, Singapore 258350, www.shangri-la.com
Sofitel Singapore City Centre: Tailor Made Dining With Christmas Couture Themed Goodies
This holiday season, Sofitel Singapore City Centre presents a culinary celebration inspired by French haute couture, reaffirming its commitment to providing tailor made dining experiences. Bring a touch of high fashion to your Christmas celebration with The Sofitel Classic Christmas Turkey, bathed in truffle butter and slow-cooked to perfection. If red (meat) is more your colour, carve into tender cuts of Angus beef available in two designs: lightly-smoked chargrilled tomahawk, or exquisite cheeks braised in red wine. Accessorise with side dishes like parsley butter-roasted Brussels sprouts and fluffy mashed potatoes infused with truffle butter. For dessert, choose from the Champs-Elysées (pictured), a delightful Christmas log cake which channels the snow-covered streets of its namesake, or the Avenue Montaigne – a decadent chocolate entremet comprised of rich 70% Valrhona Guanaja crème brûlée, citron confit and flourless sponge cake over a crispy base of hazelnut feuilletine.
Sofitel Singapore City Centre, 9 Wallich Street, Singapore 078885, www.sofitel-singapore-city-centre.myshopify.com
St. Regis Singapore: Signature Roasts and Four Different Christmas Log Cakes
Choose from a sumptuous slew of handcrafted delights – including the perfect Christmas turkey – at the St. Regis Singapore. Celebrate with signature Christmas roasts grilled to perfect succulence like the Whole Roasted Turkey infused with Truffle Oil with Buttered Brussel Sprouts, Glazed Chestnuts, Truffle Mashed Potatoes, Cranberry Sauce and Giblet Gravy or the Roasted Lamb Leg with Truffle and Mustard, Truffle Mashed Potato, Buttered Vegetables, Red Wine Jus and Caramelised Shallot Compote, as well as Honey-glazed Gammon Ham with Buttered Vegetables, Truffle Mashed Potato and Wild Mushroom Sauce. For dessert, choose from one of four different Christmas log cakes, or order a Christmas Hamper full of festive treats.
There are discounts of 15% for various credit card holders, and 20% for Supper Club members. Orders are available for self-collection or delivery.
Four Seasons Hotel Singapore: Secret House Recipe and Traditional Christmas Turkey
One of the highlights here is the Asian Spices Glazed Ham “Boneless” with Lemongrass, Pineapple Raisin Sauce – an ode to Singapore with a blend of perfectly balanced flavours that celebrate local spices and herbs. For a traditional meal, opt for the renowned Four Seasons Roasted Turkey – prepared for 18 hours following a secret house recipe before roasting. These succulent turkeys are stuffed with chestnuts and served with homemade bread, chestnut stuffing and condiments. Complete the meal with Yule Logs, Christmas stollens, fruit cakes and nougats. Four Seasons Hampers are also available; you can design your own, or let the experts make one up for you.
Marks and Spencer: Mince Pies, Hampers, Cheese and Festive Nibbles
Any Brit will tell you that when they get the urge for festive shopping, the first port of call is always M&S! Known for their excellent mince pies and wide variety of chocolate gift boxes and biscuit tins, M&S pulls out all the festive cheer at Christmas! Wheelock Place has a good selection of fresh items like cheese bites, smoked salmon, and dips, plus there are mixed cheese trays and Christmas sweets. (There’s also a great range of Christmas decorations!) Marks and Spencer Hampers are available for order again this year, and range from $80-$500. Email [email protected] to enquire.
Marks & Spencer, various stores in Singapore; 501 Orchard Road, #01-01 Wheelock Place, Singapore 238880, www.marksandspencer.com/sg
Stamford Catering: Halal Turkey and Thai Milk Tea Bread and Butter Pudding
If you need a halal turkey this Christmas, Stamford Catering are a great option. They have a fully halal-certified kitchen, and an innovative menu including Sze Chuan Mala Roast Turkey with Chicken Stuffing, and Thai Milk Tea Bread and Butter Pudding with Gula Melaka Pearl!
Order before 2 December for 10% off (and use your Plus! card to earn Link Points!)
Swensens: Signature Swensens Ice Cream Log Cake
This Christmas, Swensen’s presents swensational take-home packages for celebrations with family and friends! Grab a traditional Christmas turkey, a range of sides and salads, and of course a signature Swensens ice cream log cake. Order online for self collection or home delivery.
Swensens, various outlets around Singapore, www.swensens.com.sg
NTUC Fairprice Christmas Catalogue: Halal Turkey and Festive Treats
Check out the NTUC Fairprice Christmas Catalogue for a huge range of festive goodies — from your Christmas turkey and ham, to fruit cakes, log cakes, gingerbread and shortbread! (You can purchase halal turkey and lamb here also.)
Cold Storage Christmas Catering: Christmas Turkey With All the Trimmings
Purchase a ‘Signature Set’ or just the items you want – either way you can pick up a Christmas turkey with all the trimmings. Just order online, then arrange a collection that suits you. And you can kill multiple birds (besides turkeys) with one stone by picking up your Christmas tree at the same time!
Wine: We love Pop Up Wine — they offer 200 different award-winning wines, priced from just $27 and can do same-day delivery! For more options check out our guide to where to buy wine in Singapore here. IKEA often have mulled wine too, if you’re hankering for some White Christmas traditions!
Gingerbread Houses: Make your own or pick up a pre-made Gingerbread House. From cute, mini houses at Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf (these are halal-certified!), to mid-range offerings at Baker and Cook, or more elaborate Gingerbread Houses like the InterContinental’s (on sale at time of writing!), you’ll be spoilt for choice!
Keto and Gluten-free treats: Seriously Keto have a range of Christmas treats this year, including Jingle Snaps KetoCookies, a Keto Bundt cake, a Sinless Cinnamon KetoLoaf, or a Keto Christmas Hamper! Try the Gluten Free Store for GF pantry essentials, or Ryan’s Grocery stocks products for those with food intolerances, plus they have a nice range of organic meat.
Bulk buy foods: Try QB Foods in Jurong (they also deliver if your order is over $200). If you bulk buy deli items, dairy and dry goods it’s often cheaper than most supermarkets.
Christmas Hampers: Most hotels offer Christmas Hampers as well as festive takeaways; check out our round up of all the hotels Christmas offerings here.
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