It is that time of the year once again when our slates are wiped clean and we can have a fresh start. With Chinese New Year just around the corner, it’s high time to settle everything that is outstanding, brush off last year’s bad luck, and make room for the new fortune that is coming our way.
It is also the time to reunite and celebrate with loved ones over delicious feasts. And what better way to do that than with the fine flavors of Singapore’s best restaurants and caterers. Check out this guide before you get ready for the party of the year!
1. Asher BWS
A wise person once said that keeping guests supplied with liquor is the first law of hospitality. With Asher BWS, this becomes a mandate. Their rich spirits and one-of-a-kind labels will satisfy every connoisseur; while their first-class service and wide range of choices are every host’s dream. They offer spirits by the bottle or packaged with other brands, making them the supplier of choice for any party, whatever the size.
What could be more appropriate for a Chinese New Year’s banquet than Yan, with its Chinese characters referring to “feast”? Yan’s offerings feature the heart of traditional Cantonese flavors, but with a modern and cerebral presentation. It’s not just the food that makes Yan a feast, either. Its vibrant and stylish décor is a sight in itself – perfect for its home in the National Gallery Singapore.
Enjoy your CNY party in style with your very own waiter and sommelier at Mitzo Restaurant & Bar. With private rooms that can accommodate anywhere from 26 to 90, it’s the ideal space for families of all sizes. Mitzo is most famous for its revolutionized Cantonese cuisine and exquisite wine pairings, but a wide range of menus are available to choose from for banquets. Bespoke menus crafted especially for you are also offered.
4. QQ Catering
Hosting a party at home? Opt for worry-free food service by QQ Catering. This company specializing in Chinese cuisine has a whopping 15 menus to choose from, including special Chinese New Year’s menus and a fully customizable one. Pick from 5-course to 12-course feasts, depending on the size of your party. Setup options and themes are also included in their services, making preparations a breeze.
5. Yeh Lai Xiang
Yeh Lai Siang takes pride in the traditions and authenticity of their cuisine. If you’re looking for the rich and hearty flavors of the old-world, look no further. Apart from 8 menus which include customizable fare, a seafood banquet, and an exclusively Thai lineup, Yeh Lai Siang also has a specialized menu for Chinese New Year. You can pick from 4 options including sumptuous favorites such as their signature red curry chicken with baby potatoes, sautéed prawns in sambal dressing, and Longevity Bailing mushroom in garden greens.
6. Smoulder Bakes
Every savory feast should have a sweet ending. With Smoulder Bakes’ bite-sized lava cakes, you and your guests are sure to take home sweet memories. Choose from 10 fun flavors such as lemon, cookies and cream, hazelnut, pistachio, and more. You can also order by the piece or order per box of nine – as long as you do so 7 days in advance!
7. Cornerstone Wines
Pop the perfect bottle to cap off your auspicious affair for a truly remarkable Chinese New Year celebration. And where do you look for that perfect bottle? Cornerstone Wines. As one of Asia’s largest keepers of wines and spirits, you’ll be hard-pressed to miss out on the perfect bottle. If one bottle is not enough, however, Cornerstone Wines also offers sets perfect for gifting.
8. One Olive
Add an extra flare to this big event by livening up your space with flowers. One Olive specializes in quaint, one-of-a-kind floral arrangements, perfect for enhancing positive thoughts and propitious energy. They also styling services to give your CNY banquet a more cohesive look and feel. If quaint, soft, and rustic are what you’re going for, they’ve got you covered.
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