Singaporean Mandarin Database
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.
A beverage which is a combination of coffee and milk tea.
- 在马来西亚，鸳鸯也称kopi cham（“咖啡掺”），而在新加坡也有咖啡店称kopi cham teh （咖啡掺奶茶）。
- Created in Hong Kong, this unique drink is a mix of fragrant and smooth milk tea with strong coffee. It is also a popular drink in Singapore and Malaysia.
- In Malaysia, yuanyang is also known as kopi cham (which means mixed coffee). Some coffee shops in Singapore also refer to this drink as kopi cham teh (which means coffee mixed with milk tea).
Hot beverages sold in coffee shops typically cost around $1.10 to $1.40. Other than coffee and tea, yuanyang and milo are also available at coffee shops. (Shin Min Daily News, 19/8/2018)