Character CNY Goodies Tins We Love More than the Goodies Itself

Are you one of those who opt for the prettier CNY goodies tins? These CNY goodies from Hong Kong & Taiwan will definitely brighten up the once-in-a-year family visits. Let your guests enjoy the goodies, and you keep the tin!

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Tsum Tsum Pastry Tins from Maxims, Hong Kong 

Following the overwhelming response from it’s first collaboration with Tsum Tsum, Maxims is bringing back the Disney characters to it’s famous pastries. Choose between a square tin filled with 16pcs of maple flavoured palmiers (HKD $68), or a round tin containing 18pcs of hazelnut bar (HKD $88).

Get this from: Maxims Store Hong Kong or ask travellers to help you purchase 



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Love Letters from Serena Foods, Taiwan 

If you want to skip the traditional love letters which comes in the red lid and transparent bottle this year, give this popular Taiwanese bakery a try! Hiding behind a Hello Kitty or Gudetama tin are handy packets of egg rolls, or some call it love letters. Each tin contains 6 packets of 5 egg rolls, suitable for giving out to the children who are visiting!
Get this from: Family Mart Taiwan or ask travellers to help you purchase 

If you like your love letters with sesame or love the Line Friends, you would love this tin box featuring both Hello Kitty & Line Friends!
Get this from: 7-11 Taiwan or ask travellers to help you purchase 


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Frozen Jelly Cakes from 鴻福堂

In a refreshing change from the traditional baked goodies, this dessert series by 鴻福堂 will be welcomed by the sweet tooth. Behind the prosperous Hello Kitty & Dear Daniel tin box lies 2 slices of frozen jelly cakes in the shape of the iconic character’s head . The yellow slice is made of bird nest & sour-sweet mango pomelo, and the pink is a combination of strawberry and yogurt. We suggest you keep this box to store your ang pows!

Get this from 鴻福堂 or ask a traveller to help you purchase!


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Image credits: MaximsHK,  Serenafoods, newmonday