Mooncake sellers ride on bubble tea trend

Homegrown brand ChangHoSek has put chewy tapioca pearls into its snowskin mooncakes.
Homegrown brand ChangHoSek has put chewy tapioca pearls into its snowskin mooncakes.PHOTO: CHANGHOSEK

SINGAPORE - Banking on Singaporeans' insatiable thirst for bubble tea, mooncake sellers are taking inspiration from the beverage for this year's mooncake creations.

The most innovative one comes from homegrown brand ChangHoSek, which puts chewy tapioca pearls into its snowskin mooncakes. Offerings from others brands include using konjac jelly as well as puffed cereal as a"pearl" element.

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