The Dragon Boat Festival, also known as The Dumpling Festival or Duan Wu Jie 端午节 falls on 14 June 2021 this year and one of the traditions associated with this occasion is indulging in the yummy glutinous rice dumplings 粽子!

Some of the typical rice dumplings fillings include red bean paste, egg yolk, chestnut, lotus seeds, ham and abalone (we’re already drooling!). If you’re on the lookout for places that sell traditional or special rice dumplings in Singapore, here are some options you can consider!

1. Singapore Marriott Tang Plaza Hotel

Celebrate this Dragon Boat Festival and share bundles of joy with an array of expertly crafted rice dumpling creations at Wan Hao Chinese Restaurant.

Singapore Marriott Tang Plaza Hotel Rice DumplingWan Hao Chinese Restaurant 5 Head Abalone with Iberico and Pharma Ham

Upping the ante of this year’s festivity, Wan Hao Chinese Restaurant (萬豪軒) is featuring five new-fangled rice dumpling creations and perennial favourites, available for dine-in or takeaways from 24 May to 14 June 2021. From new flavours
encompassing of an indulgent, premium 5-Head Abalone with Iberico & Parma Ham Rice Dumpling (伊比利亚黑豚鲍鱼火腿粽); a spicy Sichuan Pepper Chicken with Lotus Root, Fungus, Peanuts & Mushrooms Rice Dumpling (香辣风鲜粽); sweet Honey Red Dates with Salted Green Beans, Red Beans and Melon Candy Rice Dumpling (蜜枣咸香甜粽) to our best sellers including the Vegetarian Black Truffle 5-Grain Rice Dumpling (黑松露五谷素粽) and our Signature Pork & Salted Egg Rice Dumpling (蛋黄咸肉粽), there is one for everyone, young and old. This is also a great opportunity to surprise and gift your employees, business partners and clients with the joys of this festivity (with delivery right to their doorsteps) and to let them know that you are thinking of them.

You can get it here.


2. Joo Chiat Kim Choo

Joo Chiat Kim Choo rice dumpling bundleJoo Chiat Kim Choo Rice Dumpling: Shopee

Nonya Rice Dumpling Bundle: The sets consist of 10 rice dumplings. Mix and Match of your choice.

  • Nonya | 200g each
  • Salted | 200g each
  • Salted with Egg Yolk | 200g each
  • Cantonese Bean | 200g each

Joo Chiat Kim Choo rice dumplings are delivered fresh daily in a gift box. Our rice dumplings are ready to eat on the day of delivery. Refer to the side of gift box for heating and storage instructions.

You can get it via Shopee.


3. Holiday Inn® Singapore Atrium

Mala Chicken Dumpling with Dried Scallops Holiday InnHoliday Inn Singapore Atrium Mala Chicken Dumpling with Dried Scallops

Here’s the star of this year’s dumplings series – Mala Chicken Dumpling with Dried Scallops! Anticipate the numbing sensation sink in as you take your first bite and reap the benefits of this protein packed bak chang while you savour! Selling at 380g per piece, a size bigger than average, this is a good portion for lunch or dinner!

Purchase before 31 May 2021 to enjoy 20% off a la carte dumpling orders. All dumplings are available for order from now till 12 June 2021 through their website.


4. SMH

SMH Lotus Leaf Rice DumplingsSMH Lotus Leaf Rice Dumpling: Shopee

Our signature Lotus Leaf Dumplings are back! Specially handmade with fresh ingredients, for a limited time only.

Saver Bundle includes:

  1. Lotus Leaf Chicken Dumpling (with Purple Rice) (4 pieces x 100g)
  2. Lotus Leaf Nyonya Chicken Dumpling (4 pieces x 100g)
  3. Lotus Leaf Red Bean Dumpling (4 pieces x 100g)

Bundle of 12 delightful pieces.

You can get it via Shopee.


5. Gim Tim

Gim Tim Rice Dumpling with Abalone & ConpoyGim Tim’s Rice Dumpling with Abalone & Conpoy: Shopee

The Gim Tim rice dumplings contain lavish ingredients like Abalone, Conpoy, Salted Egg, Dried Oyster, Chestnut, Dried Shrimps, Mushroom, Pork, you won’t want to miss Gim Tim’s Rice Dumpling with Abalone & Conpoy (Bak Zhang) 锦珍鲍鱼干贝肉粽.

You can get it via Shopee.


6. Handmade Hokkien Rice Dumpling

Handmade Hokkien Rice Dumpling

Looking for Handmade Hokkien Rice Dumpling? Check out Happiness House’s dumpling made with fresh pork and whole salted egg yolk, each with three scallops and mushrooms. No preservatives, No MSG. Bundle of 10.

You can get it via Lazada.


7. Tung Lok

Tung Lok Rice DumplingTung Lok’s Pork Belly with Preserved Vegetables Rice Dumpling

Unwrap the parcel to reveal a decadent piece of art that is crafted with precision and laden with generous amount of tender pork belly and preserved vegetables. This creation boasts an incredible depth of flavour with complementing savoury glutinous rice.

You can get it here.


8. Xiang Ye

Xiang Ye Rice dumpling available in three types: Nonya, Ba Zhang and Salted egg!

Xiangye Nonya Dumpling started in 2000s with a modest store at Chai chee road. Today, we are determined to bring the best rice dumplings to our locals to experience and savour our authentic brand creation.

You can get it via Shopee.

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