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7 modern Guo Da Li offerings from Singapore bakers

Sweet pastries or xi bing are part of trad betrothal gifts for Guo Da Li ceremonies. These Singapore bakers give theirs a fresh spin.
 

Image: Creme Maison Bakery

#1 Creme Maison Bakery

Known for its scrumptious buttercream confections, and especially its floral bouquet cupcakes, Creme Maison has a wedding menu that comprises the cutest Guo Da Li offerings. These include cupcake sets and cakes decorated with adorable fondant details and figurines that's sure to get everyone whipping out their phones for a snap. There are also over 30 flavours to choose from, including the bestselling Matcha Salted Egg and Raspberry Lychee Rose, and custom flavours, like Burnt Toast and Kaya, as well as Milo Malt. 

Creme Maison Bakery is at 50A Prinsep Street, tel: 8181-3689

See also: BUTTERCREAM OR NOT? THIS FAMOUS SINGAPORE BAKER SHARES WEDDING CAKE TRENDS AND TIPS

 

Premium Cake Set. Image: @pgcake/Instagram

#2 Pine Garden's Cake

This heartland bakery's a crowd favourite for its old school confections, and most of all, its signature Lychee Martini flavour. They offer an assortment of Guo Da Li packages, and an elegant new look for the betrothal cake collection, including the Premium Cake Set which comprises popular flavours like Lychee Martini, Blackforest, Triple Layer Chocolate, Raspberry Chocolate, Tiramisu, Strawberry Shortcake, Marble Cheesecake, Orange Apricot Blossom & Citrus Drop.

Place your order at www.pgcake.com or email enquiries@pgcake.com for more info.

See also: 5 TIHNGS TO NOTE WHEN ORDERING YOUR WEDDING CAKE

 

 

#3 Out Of The Cake Box 

Beyond the cream cakes and pastries, Out Of The Cake Box offers luscious tarts, macarons and cupcakes in its betrothal packages. Expect modern and delectable treats like sea salt and caramel tarts, sugar heart-topped macarons, rose and lychee cake, and coconut tartlets.

Place your order at www.outofthecakebox.com or email info@outofthecakebox.com for more info.

 

 

#4 Flavour Favours

Tradition meets contemporary style with Flavour Favours' range of beautifully packaged customary snacks that include trad favourites like Yun Pian Gao, peanut brittle, assorted candies as well as bean paste pastries. These are from Tan Hock Seng, a traditional Hokkien cake shop that has been around since the 1930s. Guo Da Li packages (they'll throw in  are available, or you can also order them individually wrapped as wedding favours.

Visit 21A Kreta Ayer Rd, tel: 8533-9916 or www.ffavours.com.

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Oriental theme wedding cupkeks going out for a 过大礼!

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#5 Gooby Cakes

Aside from adorable regular and wedding cake designs, owner Wong Jie Hui aka Miss Goob also does customised cupcakes like these Oriental wedding-themed ones as well as cookies that make for ultra-cute xi bing alternatives!

Visit https://www.facebook.com/goobycakes or e-mail: wongjiehui@hotmail.com

 

 

Image: Choz Confectionery

#6 Choz Confectionery

We couldn't help but go awwwww at Choz Confectionery's packages  that include the most adorable bunny and bear cupcakes, as well as mini donuts - you can customise your own too! The company also offers dessert tables and nyonya kuehs.

Visit http://www.choz.com.sg.

 

 

Guo Da Li boxes!

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#7 Shirly Twirly

Cupcakes are turning into wedding must-haves, so why not include them in your betrothal gifts? Aside from the prettiest Instagram-worthy wedding cakes, Shirly Twirly creates cupcakes that are customisable to suit your palate and preference. 

Visit www.facebook.com/shirlytwirly or email twirlybakes@gmail.com

Cover image: Creme Maison and The Pine Garden

See also: 7 SINGAPORE CAKE SHOPS AND STALLS FOR TRADITIONAL WEDDING CAKES AND KUEH