Last Minute Purchases for Chinese New Year

Jones the Grocer - Festive Koi
Festive Koi

January 2011, Singapore – With Chinese New Year approaching very soon, most would have already purchased their food stuff and goodies to welcome the year of the Rabbit.

However, if you still have not gotten yours yet, and are scurrying to buy them, look to Jones the grocer for the Prosperity Koi Fish and bespoke hampers.

For the first time, Jones the grocer introduces the Prosperity Koi Fish.  Made daily from almond jelly and its key ingredients of water and coconut milk, almond extract and cream, this light and tasty dish is a novel way to surprise guests at the reunion dinner this year.

If you are giving away hampers to your clients or friends, there’s a range of hampers available at Jones the grocer.

Jones the grocer -CNY Premium Hamper $888.88
Jones the grocer -CNY Premium Hamper $888.88

A fun one to surprise the kids with is the CNY Ang Pao Packet which contains a “My Favourite Bear” Raspberry biscuit, five novelty chocolates and an ang pao envelope, priced at $8.80.  Several in the ‘mid-range’ bracket include the ‘breakfast’, ‘tea’, ‘herbal’ and ‘sweet’ hampers at S$88.00, a baking hamper for S$138.00, ‘truffle’ and ‘orange’ hampers for $188.00 and a picnic hamper for $228, which are all perfect for gifts or as last minute additions to stock the pantry before the guests arrive.

For the more important clients whom you would like to splurge on, there’s the CNY Premium Hamper which has over 20 products ranging from wine and beer, to truffle salt and sauce, to nuts and bon bons, which is priced at S$888.00.  Champagne lovers can get the Jones CNY Veuve Cliquout special at S$88.00 per bottle to S$888.00 per case.

Jones the grocer - Veuve Cliquot
Veuve Cliquot Champagne

At the top of the hamper range is the La Marzocco coffee machine and accessories plus a year’s supply of coffee for S$8,888.

About jones the grocer

jones the grocer is a food emporium with a focus on quality as all products have been individually selected, so customers know they are the best quality and value in their class. Established in 1996 with the launch of the flagship Australian store in Woollahra, Sydney – jones the grocer has now founded stores across Australia, New Zealand, Singapore and the UAE. Stocking a range of hand selected specialty,  premium local and international products, quality coffee, a signature walk-in cheese room, bakery, charcuterie and deli all set amongst a communal all day café serving items available for purchase in store, jones the grocer’s innovative concept is now showcased through its 10 major international stores.

Jones the grocer has two outlets at:

  • Blk 9 Dempsey Hill, #01-12. Tel: +6564761512. Email: [email protected] | opening hours: daily 9am to 11pm.
  • 333a orchard road, level 4 #21-23 mandarin gallery. Tel: +65 6836 6372. Email: [email protected] | opening hours: daily 9am-11pm

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