Where to get a mooncake in Sydney for the mooncake festival!

Mooncake in Sydney

Mooncake in Sydney

It’s time to celebrate the moon with the moon festival! On Sunday, 30th of september 2012, we will eat a mooncake to bring luck our way!

Emperor's Garden Cakes, the place to be for a mooncake

Emperor’s Garden Cakes, the place to be for a mooncake

Emperor’s Garden cakes and bakery is the place to go for pastries. They sell the famed emperor puffs and most importantly, once a year, they’ve got mooncakes!

Emperor's garden cakes - Roasted Duck Mooncake

Emperor’s garden cakes – Roasted Duck Mooncake

So many flavours to choose from… I really wonder how the roasted duck mooncake taste, but we decide to get a classic lotus with 2 egg yolks (small version)…

Emperor's Garden cake - Eight egg yolks mooncake

Emperor’s Garden cake – Eight egg yolks mooncake

Yep that’s right, here’s a huge mooncake with eight egg yolks, couldn’t believe my eyes!

Emperor's garden cake - Chinese ham and mixed nuts mooncake single egg yolk

Emperor’s garden cake – Chinese ham and mixed nuts mooncake single egg yolk

Other (more traditional) flavours include chinese ham and mixed nut with an egg yolk. The mooncakes cost around 10 to 12 AUD each, but if you get 4, the price is AUD42.

Emperor's Garden - Mini black sesame Mooncake AUD 4

Emperor’s Garden – Mini black sesame Mooncake AUD 4

If you can’t eat the heavier traditional ones, here are minimooncakes…

Emperor's Garden - Rice flour mooncakes at AUD 4

Emperor’s Garden – Rice flour mooncakes at AUD 4

We get just one black sesame snow skin mooncake. These have to be stored in the fridge.

Emperor's Garden - Black sesame snow skin mooncakes at AUD 4

Emperor’s Garden – Black sesame snow skin mooncakes at AUD 4

The black sesame mooncake was delicious!!! I was surprised they actually managed to fit an egg yolk in! One costs AUD4

Emperor's Garden - Inside the Mini black sesame Mooncake

Emperor’s Garden – Inside the Mini black sesame Mooncake

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About Mademoiselle in Sydney

I'm a French Born Chinese expat' who relocated from the UK to Australia! I love all things food!
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