With the Mid-Autumn festival being only less than a month away, we’re sure some of you are starting to panic, thinking about what to bring all your aunties and uncles when you go visit or when you meet them for reunion dinners. We get it, NOTHING seems to be good enough for them!
Well, worry not, because we’ve gathered some of the most beautiful and unique mooncake collections for you to check out and very likely order for this year. Spoil yourself and all your family members on the most luxurious and delicious mooncakes possible.
1. Grand Hyatt X Melinda Looi : ‘The House of Shí Wǔ 十五之家’
This Mid-Autumn, enjoy joyful reunions with Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur as the hotel collaborates once more with award-winning Malaysian fashion designer Melinda Looi on ‘The House of Shí Wǔ 十五之家’, an avant-garde mooncake collection that honours the traditional history of Peranakan culture in Malaysia.
This Mid-Autumn advent calendar is unique in that it combines a trip down memory lane with a Peranakan theme. The collection resembles an elaborate wooden building of a tiny house that doubles as a multipurpose box and includes a unique assortment of four traditional mooncakes as well as several carefully selected goodies of all kinds.
Price: Early Bird price of RM288 (Originally priced at RM328)
Availability period: Pre-order from July 2022 onwards and collection / delivery is available from 15th August, 2022 onwards
Where to order: Online store or contact firstname.lastname@example.org for bulk purchase enquiries
2. Shangri-La Kuala Lumpur’s Shang Palace : ‘Over the Moon’
The third year of Moon Rabbit’s mesmerising adventure, which is part of Shangri-La Kuala Lumpur’s celebration of the heavenly Mid-Autumn festival, will take you on a fanciful journey to learn more about the festival’s beauty. This year, the culinary team at Shang Palace prepared a variety of delicious mooncake flavours with excellent ingredients for every palette.
Find a beautiful selection of “Over the Moon” delicious mooncakes to share at a family reunion or to give as gifts to loved ones to convey love and best wishes.
Price: Individual mooncake start from RM37 , full package start from RM255
Availability period: 25th July to 10th September 2022
Where to order: Online store
3. Bake by Banyan Tree : ‘Moonlight City’
This year, the most recognisable images of a colourful Kuala Lumpur cityscape, bathed in a warm lunar glow, are projected onto an iridescent spherical gift box that holds Bake’s chocolate mooncakes.
Make a lasting impression with their selection of chocolate mooncakes filled with three different types of filling, which are made from excellent ingredients and created with great expertise. Additionally, the Yellow & Blue Herbal Infusion Sachets by Harney & Sons Fine Teas, a blend of chamomile, lavender, and cornflower, are part of Bake’s Moonlight City mooncake line.
Availability period: Pre-order available now, delivery / pick-up from 15th August to 11th September 2022
Where to order: Online website
4. Four Seasons X Jimmy Choo
Jimmy Choo’s custom mooncake gift boxes are the perfect way to celebrate this Mid-Autumn. It is housed in a circular, cheery pink box that embodies the occasion’s feelings of joy, fortune, and abundance. The exquisite mooncakes are handcrafted with the highest care and packaged in a special Four Seasons gift box.
The peacock origami pattern and round totem box depict the old Chinese habit of a family gazing at the full moon while sharing delectable mooncakes. Each distinctive box cover features an unmistakable Jimmy Choo design, which draws attention to the design’s brilliant colours.
Price: RM488 / RM588
Availability period: Four Seasons Hotel Kuala Lumpur will start taking orders from July 1, 2022
Where to order: Online website
5. W Kuala Lumpur: ‘Moonlit Fever’
Enjoy the Moonlit Fever Mooncake Collection from W Kuala Lumpur to get funky this Mid-Autumn Festival. Show off their stylish bag, which includes 4 delicious mooncake flavours of your choice.
All were influenced by the boldness and vivacity of mod and retro. Emerald Green and Sunrise Orange are two dazzling and striking colours offered in the collection. Check out their brochure for specifics on the different mooncake flavour and sets available.
Availability period: 1st July – 15th August
Where to order: call +60123574788 or email email@example.com
6. Oh Cha Matcha
In lieu of the Mid-Autumn season, Oh Cha Matcha has brought back the Snow Skin Mooncake series with the addition of one brand new flavour. Snow Skin mooncakes by Oh Cha Matcha are a unique recipe that differs greatly from traditional mooncakes. This season, you’ve got the classic flavours such as Matcha Mung Bean (Matcha Snow Skin), Genmaicha Mung Bean (Blue Spirulina Snow Skin), and Hojicha Mung Bean (Purple Sweet Potato Snow Skin), in addition to a new flavour, the Gyokuro Mung Bean (Beetroot Snow Skin). Gyokuro is special as it is the rarest and priciest Japanese green tea available and its specialty is the aroma and umami palate that comes from a special shade-growing process in Uji, Kyoto.
Price: RM69.90 per box
Availability period: Now till 11th September
Where to order: Pre-ordered online for self-collection only at Oh Cha Matcha’s TTDI store.
7. CHAGEE’s Limited-Edition Mooncake Gift Set
CHAGEE is thrilled to introduce a one-of-a-kind mooncake series in eye-candy boxes, served together with premium tea flavours for a joyous Mid-Autumn Festival celebration. The limited-edition CHAGEE Mooncake Gift Set resembles a majestic Chinese cabinet with doors featuring a full moon and blossoming flower design.
The exclusive CHAGEE Mooncake Gift Set comes with 2 signature tea blends, Jasmine Snow Bud 茉莉雪芽 and Glutinous Green Tea 珑珠绿茶, along with an assortment of premium mooncake flavours.
Price: RM148 (pre-order), RM168 (retail price)
Availability Period: 18th August onwards
Where to order: Available at all CHAGEE outlet. Pre-order at CHAGEE’s official Shopee Store.