Hey there guys! You know how sometimes when you’re looking for the perfect souvenir for your closed ones and nothing seems to work? Without a doubt, Penang is one of the best places to get souvenirs such as pastries, nutmeg and more. But this begs the question, where can we find Penang local products right here in Johor Bahru? It’s none other than in Ban Heang, a renowned pastry shop that sells the best Penang pastries you can ever find. We’ve listed some of the best-selling items that are perfect as souvenirs for your friends and family! Keep reading!
Get Local Penang Products Right Here From Ban Heang, KSL Mall
1. Tambun Biscuits
The definite must-buy item in Ban Heang is the renowned Tambun Biscuit. What makes Ban Heang stand out from other pastry stores is that their Tambun Biscuits come in a variety of flavours.
There are 5 Tambun Biscuits flavours which include Red Bean, Durian, Pandan and Spicy Shrimp. But if you love all things simple, then opt for the Original Tambun Biscuit.
2. Almond Slice
Next up on our list of local Penang products that everyone loves is the Almond Slice. Essentially, the Almond Slice boasts a crispy texture made from almond and a hint of salt to enhance the overall flavour. Almond Slice makes the perfect snack because of its flavourful yet delicate texture.
3. Cheese Crisp
Ever thought what it would be like to incorporate cheddar cheese into biscuit? Well, the end product is Ban Heang’s Cheese Crisp creating the best of both worlds. The Cheese Crisp is both salty and savoury at the same time. It’s perfectly tailored for those who love an explosion of flavours on their tastebuds.
4. Freeze Dried Durian
Have you guys ever wondered if it’s possible to purchase local fruits as souvenirs? Now you can with Ban Heang’s Freeze Dried Fruit Series. In this series, the must-buy is the Freeze-Dried Durian which is made-up from 100% Mao Shan Wang flesh. Ban Heang’s Freeze Dried Durian has made it easier for us to enjoy our local fruits on the go.
5. White Coffee & Teh Tarik
Aside from unique snacks from Ban Heang, their White Coffee Series is also a must-buy. There are no additives and sugar in the white coffee series and the best part is that you can also get the Durian White Coffee from Ban Heang. Yay for all durian lovers. In addition, if coffee isn’t your cup of tea, you can also opt for the Teh Tarik. These local favourite drinks in sachet are perfect for the elderly.
Without a doubt, everyone loves Mochi so it needs no introduction, right? Here at Ban Heang, like all their other products, Mochi comes with a myriad of flavours too. Our favourite is the Green Tea Mochi and other flavours include Peanut, Red Bean as well as Yam. Also, Mochi with fillings is also available here which include Green Tea Red Bean and Mango.
7. Magicube Series
Ban Heang has recently launched a new series, the Magicube Series. Essentially, the magicube is similar versions of Tambun biscuits but has a much longer shelf-life with no preservatives of any sort. Also, there’s a total of 12 different flavours such as Oreo, Pandan, Salted Egg, and even Rojak.
With that being said, those are the items that will make perfect souvenirs on any occasions. So if you’re ever looking for some local products to gift your friends or relatives, don’t forget to keep Ban Heang in mind! The closest outlet in the heart of Johor Bahru is the one located in KSL Mall.
Address: Lot LG-TC-15, Level Lower Ground Floor, KSL City, 33, Jalan Seladang, Taman Abad, 80250 Johor Bahru, Johor
Operating Hours: 10AM-10PM (Opens Daily)
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