The buffet is officially back! Supermarket Aldi – recently named Christmas Retailer of the Year for the second year in a row at the Quality Food and Drink Awards – has launched a tree-mendously indulgent range of buffet-ready festive food, which is sure to have hosts receiving a round of santa-plause!
Aldi’s incredible buffet selection this year includes:
Specially Selected Ultimate Grazing Platter (£5.99, 423g)
Punchy Chorizo, mild and creamy Pamplona meets peppery, delicate Milano along with a smoky Ungherese Salami. Perfect for sharing, the meats are creatively complemented by creamy Gouda slices, Chorizo and Gouda Rollitos, nutty Iberico Cheese Triangles, tangy Red Pesto, and crunchy Cheese and Tomato Breadsticks. On sale 10th December.
Specially Selected Exquisite Ibérico De Bellota (£4.99, 60g)
Jamon over! Expertly crafted by Spain’s leading charcuterie producer, Aldi’s Jamon de Bellita Ibérico is air-dried for a minimum of 30 months, resulting in a melt-in-the-mouth texture and richly sweet flavour with nutty aromatics. A truly exquisite addition to any spread. On sale 10th December.
Specially Selected Exquisite Pâté Ingot (£4.99, 365g)
An indulgent triple layer of smooth British chicken and duck liver parfait topped with a vibrant passionfruit and clementine jelly and a hidden cranberry centre. It even scooped the top spot in the ‘Christmas – Deli’ category at the Christmas Quality Food Awards. On sale 10th December.
Specially Selected Sharing Bread with Camembert (£4.49, 800g)
A truly indulgent centrepiece featuring a wheel of creamy mature French Camembert, surrounded by a lovingly hand baked ring of cranberry, sage & onion tear and share bread. On sale 26th November.
Mini Bakes – Peppered Beef or Creamy Chicken (£1.79, 10 pack)
These tasty ready-to-bake puff pastry bites come in two varieties, choose from either chicken breast pieces in a cream sauce or mini steak bakes filled with cooked peppered beef steak and smoked bacon filling. These flaky favourites are ready to eat in just 10 minutes. On sale 25th October.
Specially Selected Hand Cooked Crinkle Cut Crisps – Pigs in Hot Blankets or Beef Wellington (85p, 150g)
The ultimate Christmas flavours now come in a snackable format with these hand-cooked crinkle cut crisps! The Pigs in Hot Blankets crisps offer a taste of smoky bacon and sausage with a hint of spice, whilst the Beef Wellington hits the taste buds with a deep, meaty taste from its real beef and mushroom extracts. Both festive flavours are made using specially selected British potatoes from the nation’s best farmers. On sale now.
Specially Selected Exquisite Florentines (£4.99, 220g)
A deliciously delicate sweet treat, this luxury selection box of fruit and nut Florentines come in Fairtrade Dark Chocolate & Cherry, Milk Chocolate, Salted Caramel & Whole Almond, White Chocolate, and Cranberry & Pistachio. On sale 2nd December.
Specially Selected Honeycomb Chocolate Cracker Cake (£5.49, 700g)
Wow the crowds and make it a cracking Christmas with this luxurious golden Belgian chocolate cracker sponge, filled with a hidden golden honeycomb centre and topped with a sticky Belgian chocolate sauce and edible gold stars. On sale 10th December.
Specially Selected After Dinner Mint Layered Bar (£4.99, 350g)
A festive dessert that was mint to be… Aldi’s After Dinner Mint Bar is comprised of a base of dense chocolate sponge topped with layers of dark chocolate mousse, chocolate chips, a crunchy mint chocolate feuillantine with meringue pieces, and a layer of creamy textured mint fondant, topped off with rippled dark mint chocolate. Guests won’t need any encourage-mint to tuck in! On sale 25th October.
Specially Selected Pavlova Tower (£5.49, 550g/525g)
Have a pavlova-ly time with Aldi’s showstopping Raspberry and White Chocolate Pavlova Stack (550g), which has layer upon layer of chewy meringue, white chocolate flavour cream and raspberry sauce. Alternatively, the Millionaire’s Pavlova Stack (525g) has toffee meringue with salted caramel sauce, finished with a biscuit crumb and drizzled in milk chocolate. On sale 25th October.
For Aldi’s full range of Christmas buffet delights, see in store or online at aldi.co.uk
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