8 Best Homemade Pineapple Tarts in Singapore
No big gatherings, fewer houses to visit, and no shouting of auspicious phrases during lo hei. Covid-19 restrictions sure seem like a real mood dampener this festive season, but one thing the pandemic won’t take away is our love for delicious Chinese New Year goodies!

Pandemic or no pandemic, we still get to enjoy our favorite CNY snacks, and speaking of favorite CNY snacks, the one goodie that no doubt comes to mind is, of course, Pineapple Tarts, a perennial favorite treat that all CNY celebrations simply wouldn’t be complete without.

A good pineapple tart is the perfect blend of crumbly, buttery pastry and sweet, tangy pineapple jam. It has that melt-in-your-mouth quality and a juicy pineapple flavor to zest up your senses. So, when it comes to making the difficult decision of which pineapple tarts to spend your calories on, it’s a serious matter. But fret not, we’ve got you covered.

1. The Crane Grain (@thecranegrain)
2. A Hundred Acre (@ahundredacresg)
3. Mad Bakers (@madbakers.sg)
4. White Whale Bakery (@whitewhalebakery)
5. Hana Patisserie (@hana.patisserie)
6. Adore Desserts (@adore.desserts)
7. Clumsy Whisk (@clumsywhisk)
8. Whiskdom (@whiskdom)

Here are the 8 best homemade pineapple tarts to usher in the NIU year with!

1. The Crane Grain (@thecranegrain)

Crafted from a twenty-year-old recipe that has been passed down from mother to son, The Crane Grain’s pineapple tarts will definitely leave you wanting more. The secret behind this tart’s mouthwatering pineapple jam is the laborious work of making the jam from scratch. Fresh pineapples, hand-grated to yield an unparalleled texture, are simmered over a gentle flame for 8 hours, bringing out that deep, perfectly tangy pineapple flavor.
2. A Hundred Acre (@ahundredacresg)

If you’re in the mood for some extra citrusy notes and a sourish zing in your pineapple tarts, check out A Hundred Acre’s Yuzu & Pineapple Tarts. These delectable goodies are made from 100% Yuzu puree and zest, guaranteed to bring you 100% satisfaction!
3. Mad Bakers (@madbakers.sg)

Now, these are some pineapple tarts you’ll definitely go mad for! Mad Bakers’ pineapple tarts boast a unique chrysanthemum infused crust which gives the tarts a light, yet extra fragrant flavor whilst preserving the goodie’s signature crumbly, melt-in-your-mouth texture. These tarts are also less sweet , allowing the natural fragrance of the ingredients to be brought out.
4. White Whale Bakery (@whitewhalebakery)

White Whale Bakery is taking the pineapple tart aesthetic to a whole new level with their colorful cherry blossom shaped pineapple tarts. Besides their delightful appearance, these tarts bring to the table 4 distinct and unique flavors: original, orange, uji matcha, and cherry blossom. Made with premium ingredients, less sugar, and zero preservatives, you can indulge in these goodies with a little less guilt!
5. Hana Patisserie (@hana.patisserie)

Perhaps the most unique take on this traditional pastry yet, the lychee rose pineapple tart from Hana Patisserie presents a fragrant, floral, rose pineapple filling encased within a buttery lychee pastry. If that alone is not enough to pique your interest, they also offer ondeh ondeh tarts and truffle cheese pineapple tarts- all baked in small batches to ensure the best quality!
6. Adore Desserts (@adore.desserts)

Indulge in some of the most buttery, fragrant, delicious pineapple tarts you’ll taste this season with Adore Desserts’ Big Buttery Pineapple Balls! Made with French butter and premium pineapple paste, these decadently rich pineapple balls come in three exciting flavors: traditional original, aromatic pandan, and tasty strawberry. Delicious, melt-in-your-mouth goodness awaits every bite!
7. Clumsy Whisk (@clumsywhisk)

Salted egg pineapple tarts. Need we say anymore? Clumsy Whisk has taken our favorite buttery pastry and given it an exciting twist. With subtle hints of salted egg buried within a flavorful, homemade pineapple jam, your taste buds are in for a treat!
8. Whiskdom (@whiskdom)
Done experimenting with contemporary flavors and craving the familiarity of a good ol’ pineapple tart? If the comfort of family and home could be described as a taste, it would be the taste of Whiskdom’s classic pineapple tarts. At the end of the day, nothing beats tradition and simplicity.

At its heart, Chinese New Year is a celebration of home and family, so what better way to bring out the festive holiday spirit than by getting together with loved ones and bonding over a jar of this quintessential new year treat? Get your pineapple tarts now! Available on Cococart in Singapore.