Food For Now: Celebrate the Year of The Tiger with a Roar at Din Tai Fung

Internationally acclaimed Taiwanese restaurant Din Tai Fung invites everyone to create new traditions with your family this Lunar New Year. Usher in the Year of the Tiger with Din Tai Fung’s classic Prosperity Smoked Salmon Yu Sheng 发财鱼生 and an exciting AR gamified filter with weekly prizes to be won.

Every Lunar New Year needs an Yu Sheng, as friends, colleagues, and family gather for the annual ritual, as they toss the bounty of ingredients to promote togetherness and bountiful blessings for the upcoming year. Each ingredient represents different blessings and elements of health, luck, wealth, and happiness. When all the different elements are placed on the plate, diners gather to toss the ingredients and utter auspicious phrases, where the higher the toss, the greater the fortune.

Din Tai Fung will be offering up their special Prosperity Smoked Salmon Yu Sheng for the Lunar New Year (available as a Classic version S$48.80 and Vegetarian version S$39.80). Available islandwide from 18 January to 15 February 2022, Din Tai Fung’s classic Prosperity Smoked Salmon Yu Sheng comprises carefully selected ingredients: flavourful Norwegian smoked salmon is served alongside colourful, and refreshing ribbons of carrots, and green and white radish. Ingredients also includes specially toasted, aromatic white sesame seeds and fragrant roasted peanuts. This celebratory classic is drizzled with a swirl of Din Tai Fung’s in-house signature auspicious plum dressing that is delicately balanced with just the right perfect amount of sweetness; and topped with a serving of Crispy Yam Strips for an added crunch.

Up your Yu Sheng game this year by topping up with extras like the all-time favourite Fried Salmon Skin (S$4.80 per serving), additional Sliced Smoked Salmon (6pcs, S$9.80 per serving) and additional Crispy Yam Strips (S$3.80 per serving). Alternatively, Din Tai Fung’s Prosperity Vegetarian Yu Sheng offers all the fortune, just without the fish.

Available islandwide from 18 January, Din Tai Fung will also be giving out a free 8-piece set of red packets to diners with a minimum spend of $68 (while stocks last). These red packets feature an intricate gold trimming on the sophisticated cloud (云 yún) design, which also symbolises good luck “运 yùn” as they are both pronounced similarly in Chinese. The design also present Din Tai Fung’s iconic Xiao Long Bao with the brand’s signature 18-folds laced in the same gold trimmings. Enjoy the gift of fortune and longevity this auspicious festive season!

Plus, play Din Tai Fung’s latest AR gamified filter from 14 January to 13 February., and stand to win S$30 Din Tai Fung dining vouchers weekly, if you catch the most numbers of baos! To participate, simply follow @dintaifungsg on Instagram, play “Catch the Bao” using the AR filter, post it on your IG stories and mention @dintaifungsg, save your best score on Instagram Stories as a video, and Direct message (DM) @dintaifungsg with the saved video.

Din Tai Fung’s Prosperity Smoked Salmon Yu Sheng is available islandwide from 18 January to 15 February 2022. All OCBC Cardmembers enjoy 10% off any purchase of Prosperity Smoked Salmon Yu Sheng, excluding top-up options.

More information available on Din Tai Fung’s website here

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