Don’t let the circuit breaker measures put a damper on your 2020 Hari Raya celebrations in Singapore! Dress up with your family, take a gazillion photos and indulge with some halal-certified Hari Raya cookies for the occasion.
You don’t have to feel pressured to bake cookies from scratch. Leave it to the experts to knead, roll and bake delectable pineapple tarts, sugees and other kuehs. We’ve rounded up some affordable and delectable Hari Raya cookies you can buy online to make this Raya celebration no different to the rest!
1. Pineapple Tarts
What’s any festivity in Singapore without pineapple tarts? These flower-shaped golden tarts with sugary pineapple filling literally melt in your mouth, crumble effortlessly and leave you always wanting more.
Though these pastries can at times be overly sweet, we appreciate that these Pineapple Tarts (available on 【Mr Bazaar 八宝先生 】) have toned down on the sugar levels. Regardless, pineapple tarts will always be well-received because of its popularity, making it one of themust-have cookies for your stay-home Hari Raya 2020 celebrations in Singapore!
2. Peanut Butter Almond Cookies
Prefer a Hari Raya cookie with a sweet and savoury twist for an extra burst of flavour? Made with your favourite peanut butter spread and crunchy almond nibs, these Peanut Butter Almond Cookies (available on Montreux Patisserie) will leave a decadent flavour and satisfying crunch in your mouth that’s sure to win the hearts of your family members!
3. Oatmeal & Golden Raisin Cookies
Impress your family members with scrumptious yet healthy Oatmeal and Golden Raisin Cookies (available on Montreux Patisserie)! Oats are rich in antioxidants and will keep your blood sugar levels in check between all that Hari Raya feasting. But that doesn’t make them any less delicious! Their delightfully crumbly texture are the perfect accompaniment to the assortment of tea we’re sure you’ll be having!
4. Latte Casablanca Cookies
A latte-flavoured Hari Raya cookie (available on Myemart)? Say no more. All coffee lovers will rejoice with these light butter cookies, infused with a light latte flavour and topped off with a beautiful chocolate-drizzle. Since they’re bite-sized, it’s easy to pop in one after the other. However, you might also want to keep them at arm’s length from the little tots who probably have enough adrenaline without needing an additional boost.
5. Tangerine Pineapple Nuggets
Pick these Tangerine Pineapple Nuggets (available on Rainbow Lapis) for a unique yet addictive Hari Raya cookie. These adorable looking delights are packed with a sweet and sour mix of tangerine and pineapple to delight your taste buds. Plus, they’re oh so pretty and will look perfect for the ‘gram! If you’d like to add more variation to your snack table, consider their non-cookie offerings such as Ondeh Ondeh and Kueh Lapis (both available on Rainbow Lapis).
6. Granola Variety Bundle
Go one step further on the healthy streak and celebrate with packets of granola snacks from Amazin’ Graze. Though not the traditional Hari Raya cookies we’re used to, these wholesome hand-baked snacks will definitely remain a mainstay in the house long after Raya festivities have ended.
Their Granola Variety Bundle (available on Amazin’ Graze) allows you to mix and match from five unique yet delicious flavours. From Hazelnut Blackforest Granola and Banana Bread Granola to local flavours such as Salted Gula Melaka Granola and Coconut Kaya Granola, these will make for one of the most unique and healthy treats to have this Hari Raya 2020 in Singapore!
7. Peranakan Premium Kueh Platter
Though these may not exactly be cookies, we couldn’t leave this 40-piece Peranakan Premium Kueh Platter (available on Chinta Manis) out of the list. This platter is sure to bring smiles to your family with its vibrant colours and varied flavours. We spy ang ku kueh and the colourful kueh lapis among other vibrant kuehs. Every platter is guaranteed to be prepared on the day of delivery so that you can rest assured your family will be able to indulge in a fresh and beautiful platter of kuehs!
Bring on the smiles this Hari Raya!
Don’t stop there! Make sure you’ve dressed the part too. Get your hands on these stylish baju kurung and baju melayu outfits so your family can still take #OOTD pictures while celebrating at home. Apart from feasting on Hari Raya cookies, bring out decks of your favourite best card games while you work up an appetite for dinner. With less than a month to the celebrations, check out our Ramadan Bazaar for featured deals on all you need for a fantastic Hari Raya!
This article was updated on 29-04-2020. Additional research done by Natasha Lau.
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