Kuala Lumpur, 16 May 2019 – During the month of Ramadhan and Aidilfitri, Starbucks welcomes customers to celebrate the festive Ramadhan season through its newest offerings that is inspired by the diversity and rich heritage of Malaysia.
Introducing new dessert options from Starbucks perfect for complimenting a cup of coffee or gifting it to loved ones this holy month of Ramadhan. The new offerings include the Bandung Éclair, Gula Melaka Donut and Green Velvet Nangka Cake, as well as the returning favorite, Ondeh-Ondeh Muffin that will be sure to bring you nostalgic and familiar flavors of all our hometown favorites.
• New! Green Velvet Nangka Cake – The irresistible Green Velvet Nangka Cake is definitely something not to be missed! The pandan flavor of the green velvet is enhanced with bits of jackfruit (Nangka) and cheese mousse. This cake is best paired with our signature Pike Place Roast or Kenya beans.
• New! Gula Melaka Donut – Shaped like a star, this donut is the first of its kind and was inspired by ‘Gula Melaka’ or palm sugar. This heartwarming favorite is topped with roasted Hawaiian coconut shavings, making it the perfect gift for the Aidilfitri homecoming. Try it with our signature Pike Place Roast beans or Starbucks Ice Shaken Passion Tea.
• New! Bandung Éclair – The classic French pastry is given a Malaysian twist. This éclair features soft custard filling, with its pastry submerged in rose cordial syrup (Sirap Bandung) topped with pink chocolate and pink chocolate drizzle. This pastry is best paired it with our Veranda Blend or Starbucks Americano.
• Returning Favorite! Ondeh-Ondeh Muffin – Inspired by the traditional local ‘kuih’, the muffin has a combination of pandan and coconut flavors, complimented with a rich ‘Gula Melaka’ or palm sugar sauce and a hint of coconut bites. This Ondeh-Ondeh muffin is a unique flavored muffin perfect for treats during Hari Raya open houses or gifting during this festive season.
In celebration of festivities, this year’s Aidilfitri Starbucks Card features patterns, layers and shapes of geometric strapwork interlaced in an unending continuous pattern. The golden brown lines are symbolism of purity and peace while celebrating influences and contributions of Islamic arts to the world. With a minimum reload of RM50, the beautifully crafted Aidilfitri Starbucks Card is a definite collector’s item for Starbucks Card collectors all across Malaysia.
This Ramadhan, customers get a sweet Buka Puasa promotion with the purchase of two grande beverages and a piece of cake at the price of RM29.90! This promotion is only valid from 6pm – 10pm at all participating outlets nationwide and will end on 3 June 2019.
Join Starbucks Malaysia as we celebrate this Ramadhan month together with friends and loved ones. The Starbucks Hari Raya food offerings are priced starting RM7.20 onwards. The already launched Starbucks Ramadhan food offerings are available at all participating outlets nationwide, while stocks last. Additionally, the Aidilfitri Starbucks Card will be available starting 20 May 2019 onwards.
For more information, please visit Starbucks Malaysia website at www.starbucks.com.my.