Nespresso Creations for Chinese New Year


Nespresso Chinese New Year-inspired, Almond Flavoured Milk Tea with Coffee Jelly (with new Arpeggio Decaffeinato)


Famous for his delicious, innovative and experimental cuisine, Chef Alvin Leung (aka the Demon Chef) is the perfect partner for Nespresso on this special Chinese New Year collaboration.  The Chinese New Year will see friends and family come together to usher in good fortune for the year ahead and why not dazzle your loved ones with some all-new gourmet Nespresso coffee moments!

Chef Alvin Leung is the mastermind behind six delicious recipes inspired by Nespresso Grands Crus and, with this celebrated chef is at the helm of Michelin-starred restaurant Bo Innovation, we are amazed and excited by how easy these recipes can be created at home.  With recipe ideas to dazzle and delight your loved ones this Chinese New Year, try these welcome beverages:-

  • CNY Candy Box Coffee Affogato – using the subtle acidity and red fruit notes found in the Rosabaya de Colombia Grand Cru,
  • Almond Flavoured Milk Tea with Coffee Jelly – featuring the cocoa notes of the rich and full bodied NEW Decaf Arpeggio Grand Cru,
  • Salty Peanut Caramel with Taro, Coffee Milkshake – combines the rich and intense Ristretto with nutty and sweet flavours for a wickedly rich treat.
  • Passion Fruit Caramel Cofee Martini – caramel lovers will enjoy the delicious Caramelito Grand Cru for a vodka martini with a delicious coffee twist!

We tried our hand at re-creating the CNY Candy Box Coffee Affogato with Rosabaya de Colombia – super easy and incredibly tasty!

These recipes and videos can be found on the official Nespresso Facebook Page  and YouTube


By way of honouring the Chinese New Year tradition, Nespresso will be offering a S$88 discount on selected coffee machines during this festive season.

Club Members can simply and swiftly create Chef Alvin Leung’s recipes by following the bespoke Chinese New Year booklet presented to them when they purchase a Nespresso Limited Edition 6 sleeve assortment pack now while stocks last.

Gifts of red paper packets will accompany all Nespresso purchases throughout the festive season – for Club Members to pass on to loved ones and further the spread of festive spirit!  (while stocks last)







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