This database contains a collection of Mandarin terms which have cultural, historical or sentimental value unique to Singapore. These terms may be used by Singaporeans in the past or at present. Some of the terms are read in print while others are used in our everyday conversations.
Food / Plants
A type of jam popular in Southeast Asia made from ingredients such as coconut milk, eggs and sugar, and steamed to form a jam. It is usually spread over bread.
hóng guī guǒ
ròu gŭ chá