With durian season around the corner, it’s that time of the year again to look forward to indulging in the creamy golden flesh of the King of Fruits! While we are all for savouring the bittersweet flesh of Mao Shan Wang or Black Gold varieties, another treat we look forward to during the season is durian puffs! These light-as-air pastries are perfect for those trying durian for the first time (hint: a good introduction for your foreign exchange friend), and are also perfect as tea-time or supper treats! Check out our roundup of the best durian puffs in Singapore, from takeaway to delivery options that can be enjoyed all year round!
Best durian puff delivery places in Singapore
1. Emicakes Ultimate D24 Durian Puff
Well-known for their durian desserts, Emicakes is many Singaporeans’ go-to for the best durian puffs delivery. The Emicakes Ultimate D24 Durian Puffs 24pcs (available on Emicakes Official Store) are freshly baked every day and boast a light and airy texture that’s oh-so-satisfying! In addition, each Emicakes durian puff is filled with fresh cream that’s made with a generous amount of real D24 durian pulp. We also love that there are 24 pieces included in this Emicakes durian puff bundle so your family and friends can enjoy multiple servings.
2. Food Affinity D24 Durian Puff
Durian puffs are mighty delicious, but there’s no denying the high cholesterol content packed in this fruit. If you’re looking for healthier options to satiate your grandma or grandpa’s craving, check out Food Affinity D24 Durian Puff 15pcs (available on Food Affinity Singapore). These eggless pastries are made without preservatives, and are one of the best durian puffs in Singapore you can get! For durian puff delivery, the puffs are delivered sealed and frozen to ensure maximum freshness. Simply thaw the puffs for about 20 minutes to enjoy the creamy goodness!
3. Ritz Apple Strudel & Pastry Durian Puff
Want just pure durian pulp filling in your durian puff delivery order? Your wishes will be granted at Ritz Apple Strudel! Aside from their strudels, Ritz Apple Strudel is also famous for offering some of the best durian puffs in Singapore. The golden pastry shells are harder on the outside but soft on the inside. This complements the moist durian flesh (read: not durian cream) encased in each puff. The Ritz Apple Strudel & Pastry Durian Puffs 16pcs (available on Ritz Apple Strudel (Home Delivery)) are perfect for the hardcore durian fans who want nothing but the truest taste of durian in their pastries!
4. Gin Thye Mao Shan Wang Durian Ice Cream Puff
Eating durian on a hot day may not always be a good idea since the fruit is considered ‘heaty’. But that won’t be the case when you’ve got cold and icy durian ice cream puffs! Beat the heat with the Gin Thye Mao Shan Wang Durian Ice Cream Puffs (available on Gin Thye) made from only the best pure musang king puree. You can even find bits of durian flesh in the ice cream! With a rich and bittersweet flavour that’s to-die-for, this best durian puff in Singapore is all you need to get you through our hot weather! Plus, you can enjoy it without needing to to step into the heat as Gin Thye offers durian puff delivery straight to your doorstep.
5. Golden Moments Premium Mao Shan Wang Durian Puff
We’ve all come to know durian puffs as the golden brown pastries with a creamy durian filling. However, the Golden Moments Premium Mao Shan Wang Durian Puffs (available on Golden Moments Singapore) is here to break all stereotypes. Firstly, this best durian puff is black. Yes, you read that right. Secondly, it comes topped with 24K gold dust — how luxurious! Together with the pure Mao Shan Wang puree filling, this will surely make for an impressive gift for your in-laws!
Best durian puff takeaway places in Singapore
6. Durian Mpire Durian Puff
It’s hard not to stop by Durian Mpire without buying a box of their best durian puffs or two. The aroma is simply too hard to resist! This local durian dessert brand was founded in 1973 as the dessert arm of the renowned 717 Trading durian stall. It’s no wonder their durian desserts are always fresh and of the best quality! The durian puffs here boast a light crispy texture that stands out from the common soft pastry shell we’ve seen from other durian puff brands. Crack the shell and out flows the fresh and smooth durian pulp that takes this mouthwatering treat to a whole new level!
7. Goodwood Park Hotel Durian Puff
Planning for a staycation with your SingapoRediscover Vouchers? Be sure to check yourself in at Goodwood Park Hotel and enjoy your stay with a scrumptious feast at the Durian Fiesta 2021! Here you’ll find the best durian puffs in Singapore that will satisfy even the fussiest durian critic. Aside from the signature favourites such as D24 puffs, you’ll also get to indulge in Mao Shan Wang Power Puffs! Created with heavenly musang king pulp in choux pastry, this jumbo-sized profiterole will fill your mouth with an intense and yummy durian flavour.
8. The Durian Bakery D24 Durian Choux Puff
We admit, the best durian puffs in Singapore can sometimes cost more than expected. However, that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy this irresistible treat at affordable prices. Introducing The Durian Bakery D24 durian choux puffs. They come in a box of 12 and cost about $20 — what a steal! 100% handmade from scratch, each pillowy puff is filled to the brim with pure D24 flesh supplied from Durian delivery’s private plantation in Malaysia. This allows for quality control to ensure only the best durians are used! Moreover, the puffs are freshly baked everyday in limited quantities, so be sure to act fast!
9. Sunlife Durian Puffs & Pastries Mini Durian Puff
Take a look at this glorious mini durian puff and you’ll quickly understand why it’s one of the best durian puffs in Singapore. Despite being bite-sized, these mini durian puffs from Sunlife Durian Puffs & Pastries are filled to the brim with fresh D24 durian puree. The filling is so generous, it almost feels like you’re eating only durian flesh direct from the fruit itself! The mini durian puffs are sold in 12 or 20 pieces but we strongly encourage you to go for the latter especially if you’ve durian monsters at home!
10. Kazo Crispy Durian Cream Puff
If you’ve yet to hear about Kazo, you’re missing out big time. This popular bakery from Taiwan is known for its unique crispy yet fluffy pastry husks. Unlike conventional durian puffs that are soft and pillowy, the Kazo Crispy Durian Cream Puffs come with a cookie-like shell. Each bite starts with an addictive crunch before you hit the airy croissant-like interior and out oozes the durian cream. We strongly suggest taking smaller bites (even though we know the puff is hard to resist) or you may end up with cream all over your shirt — it’s that flowy! The durian cream is not overly sweet and has an authentic durian flavour that’s sure to please.
11. Four Seasons Durians Premium Mini D24 Puff
No best durian puff in Singapore article is complete without including our all-time favourite — Four Seasons Durian Premium Mini D24 Puffs (available on Four Seasons Durians)! The D24 durian filling used in this treat is so fresh you can smell the strong durian aroma even without opening the box. The puffs are slightly on the sweeter side and will definitely make those with a sweet tooth happy. To enjoy this yummy snack, simply purchase the in-app dining voucher from Four Seasons Durians and head on down to any of their outlets to redeem your purchase!
*Do note that the vouchers are only viewable on mobile
Crowning the cream of the crop with these best durian puffs in Singapore
If even the best durian puffs from Emicakes and Golden Moments are not enough to curb your cravings for the King of Fruit, there’s only one way out. Check out these durian delivery places — some even provide same day delivery so you can get feasting almost immediately! If you’re looking for durian dessert alternatives, try your hands at making one of these durian cake recipes for the family!