Celebrate Lunar New Year With Pandan Doughnuts

Jan 19, 2024 | New Flavours

Lunar New Year is right around the corner and we have just the sweet treats for the celebration, the famous Pandan which is returning to the Crosstown line-up alongside the Pandan Lamington cake doughnut, back for a second year!

Pandan – Our signature sourdough has been infused with fresh pandan leaves, filled with a homemade coconut custard, then topped with a vibrant pandan icing, and finished with desiccated coconut. 

Pandan Lamington – Pandan and white chocolate ganache, piped between two layers of Pandan infused cake dough, generously covered in a Pandan icing, then rolled in desiccated coconut. 

So what exactly is Pandan? 

Pandan is atropical plant that grows freely in many parts of Asia which has become a much-loved ingredient found in South Asia and Southeast Asian cuisine. Pandan is used in both sweet and savoury dishes in Chinese, Indonesian, Malaysian and Filipino dishes, to name a few. The flavour can be described as resembling vanilla with floral notes and a hint of coconut. 

Lunar New Year 2024  

The Lunar New Year, signals the end of the winter period and is a sign of new growth to come. Lunar New Year falls on 10th February this year, marking the beginning of the year of the Dragon – one of 12 animals in the zodiac.

Lunar New Year Boxes

The Lunar New Year flavours will be available to purchase indiviually in-store and also in boxes, perfect for sharing with pals:

Lunar New Year six-pack – Featuring three Pandan and three Pandan Lamington doughnuts. Available exclusively across Greater London.

Lunar New Year twelve-pack –Featuring six Pandan and six Pandan Lamington doughnuts. Available exclusively across Greater London.

Pandan Lamington Doughnut selection – Featuring six or twelve Pandan Lamington doughnuts. Available across England, Wales and lowland Scotland.

Boxes will be available in-store and for next-day delivery from the 26th January. Head to the Crosstown app or website to place a. pre-order now.


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