Do you want to take home something “singularly Singapore” to remind you of the special moments you experienced in Singapore? There is a wide variety of famous Singapore products that you can offer to yourself or your family and friends.
For your best convenience, we would share the 5 best memories of Singapore that you should consider, including the famous Singapore Sling, the premium Gold Plated Orchid, and the delicious Bakkwa.
Singapore Sling is well known as the national drink of Singapore, created by bartender Ngiam Tong Boon at the Long Bar of the Raffles Hotel in the 1930s and has become popular worldwide today.
Originally, this Singapore Sling simply included gin, cherry brandy, orange juice, lime juice, and pineapple juice, but there are now many recipes to choose from with this famous cocktail. Its bottled versions are certainly an excellent gift for your loved ones.
PRICE RANGE: from $ 30.00
KAYA (COCONUT JAM)
Kaya toast is widely recognized as a national breakfast dish for Singaporeans, in which toast is filled with butter and kaya, a jam made from eggs, sugar, coconut milk, and pandan leaves. This tasty jam is also used as a garnish for many desserts and cakes. You can buy kaya pots at most Singapore supermarkets.
PRICE RANGE: From $ 5.00 to $ 10.00 per jar
SINGAPORE PRESSED PENNIES
Pressed coins are also amazing souvenirs to add to your coin collections or to give to your friends after a wonderful trip to Singapore. For those who hear it for the first time, pressed coins, also known as elongated coins, are elongated coins engraved with iconic patterns to create memorable souvenir tokens.
In Singapore, automatic centering machines are placed in popular tourist destinations for visitors to make their own memories of pressed cents.
PRICE: $ 2.00 S per cent
LOCATIONS OF THE PRESSED PENNY MACHINE:
Universal Studios Singapore
Resorts World Sentosa
Gardens By The Bay Gift Shop
Jurong Bird Park
Singapore Botanic Gardens
National Museum of Singapore
Singapore Coin and Banknote Museum
Suntec City Mall
SINGAPORE MEMORIAL ORCHID PERFUMES
As the orchid is the national flower of Singapore, it would make sense to buy an orchid-infused perfume as a souvenir for your loved ones!
By carefully crafting exquisite aromas using a blend of native orchid varieties, Singapore Memories perfectly captures the fragrance of Singapore in elegant bottles. With a masculine, feminine and unisex fragrances, their beautiful collection with captivating names like Aranda 1965, One Degree North, Orchids By The Bay, The Orient and Vanda 1981 promises to please all those who have the right fragrance that suits their tastes personal.
They say that the smell can trigger the strongest memories. Keep your memory of Singapore alive with one of these fragrances and share it with family and friends.
PRICE RANGE: $ 28 – $ 168, depending on size.
BAKKWA (BBQ MEAT)
Among popular souvenirs from Singapore, Bakkwa is an edible gift that you can buy for your relatives and friends. Bakkwa is often made of pork or beef, well marinated with sugar, soy sauce, and spices, and grilled on charcoal. This barbecue sliced meat dish is a favorite snack of locals and has become a traditional gift that our Singaporeans offer to relatives and friends during the Chinese New Year festival.
PRICE RANGE: Starting at S $ 45.00 per kg