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Singapore's Authentic Dragon’s Beard Candies

Legend has it that Dragon’s Beard Candies were only meant for the Emperor’s gastronomic pleasures. The authentic recipe of this almost lost craft, was handed down only via words of mouth. Hence, this delicacy remains as an isolated and rare treat only at special occasions and festivals.

Despite its elusiveness, folks in Singapore have the privilege of savoring this delicacy regularly since 1988. Those in the loop would be aware of the home-grown brand Singapore Dragon's Beard and its iconic late Auntie Lili. She had obtained the handed down recipe from a distant relative, who had worked in the kitchen of the imperial palace during the Qing Dynasty.

Today, continuing the trade of making these 100% malt dragon’s beard are Aunty Lili’s relatives: Roger and Elaine Poon. Together, they have taken it upon themselves to revitalize this time-tested delicacy and bring its shopfront out of its former premise of Marine Parade’s Roxy Square to reach more fans.

On 1st September 2019, they partnered with Renew Cafe (located within SAFRA Tampines) to continue offering their authentic 100% malt Dragon’s Beard Candy. Aside from individual packet purchases of these thumb sized Dragon’s Beard delicacies, guests will also be able to pair Renew’s wholesome snacks, coffee and tea — the duality of east and west, ancient and contemporary, both as authentic as it can get!

Mark a date for an afternoon of delicacies at Renew Cafe in SAFRA Tampines now! (Address: SAFRA Tampines, 1A Tampines St 92, #01-15)

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We are the first in Singapore to continue making Imperial Dragon's Beard Delicacies!

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Also featured in the New Paper.

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2024 interview with Local Radio station, Mediacorp CAPITAL 958

Dragon's Beard Candy, Leading the Trend of Local Traditional Candies

Featured on Singapore's National Broadcasting Network, Mediacorp Channel 8

Eating (and Breathing) Dragon’s Beard in Singapore

An interview by Great Big Story (launched by CNN)

Singapore Dragon's Beard Candies is honored to be selected by Great Big Story to be featured in one of their video series, Flavours. Check out the video below.

Order and Delivery Details

Confirmation of Orders: Call Us @ 8010 5469 to confirm your orders.

Delivery Time: Our deliveries will be subjected to our availability upon receiving your orders, and we shall advise you over email or phone.

Delivery available for orders above SGD$45. We provide delivery within Singapore ONLY.

* Self Collection can be arranged at: Renew Snacks Garage, SAFRA Tampines, 1A Tampines St 92, #01-15, Singapore 528882 *

Due to popular demand, we will surely do our best to reply your orders asap and within 12 hours after you have emailed us.

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