Supermarket Aldi is raising the chocolate-bar this Christmas with a new sweet treats range. From boozy hot chocolate stirrers to vegan truffles and more biscuits and mince pies than even Santa could munch his way through – there’s something to satisfy every sweet tooth!
Aldi’s luxurious range of chocolate boxes include the Specially Selected Exquisite Artisan Collection (£19.99, 600g). The crème de la crème of chocolate, it is an array of luxurious and beautifully decorated Fairtrade chocolate truffles, ganaches, mendiants, batons and pralines. Available in stores from 2nd December.
Aldi’s NEW Specially Selected Exquisite Belgian Chocolate Caramel Thins (£3.99, 180g) were named Christmas Product of the Year at the Quality Food Awards. Made in a family-run bakery in Somerset and decorated by hand, the delicious chewy caramel thins are enrobed in Belgian chocolate. They come in three melt-in-your-mouth flavours: milk chocolate and salted caramel, white chocolate and pistachio, and dark chocolate orange. Available in stores from 2nd December.
The selection of NEW Moser Roth Caramel Batons (£3.49, 130g), include: blonde chocolate filled with salted caramel, dark chocolate filled with an orange caramel, and milk chocolate filled with a maple caramel. Not to mention the white chocolate filled with gold sparkling caramel for that extra festive feeling! Available in stores from 1st November.
Or opt for the new sweet and salty Specially Selected Italian Brittle (£1.99, 115g). Hand-crafted in Italy since 1924, choose from crunchy salted caramel peanut or delicious salted maple almond. Available in stores now.
Can’t eat dairy? Doughnut worry. Aldi’s Moser Roth Vegan Truffles (£3.99, 144g) are smooth and choctastically indulgent, covered with fine cocoa powder. Choose from salted caramel or orange. Available in stores now.
Drop it like it’s hot (chocolate)
Shoppers can feast on the NEW legendairy Moser Roth Belgian Hot Chocolate Bombes (£1.99, 50g/57g). To unlock the concealed marshmallows, shoppers simply place the bombe in a mug and add warm milk and watch it slowly melt to create a delicious hot chocolate! Available in milk chocolate or milk chocolate salted caramel, in stores from 1st November.
For some festive fun, pop Aldi’s Hot Chocolate Mug Melts (£1.99, 65g) into warm milk to reveal a secret stash of marshmallows and chocolate drops inside each novelty character. Joining the popular snowman, this year, there’s a white chocolate unicorn and milk chocolate penguin too! Available in stores now.
Looking for some extra Christmas spirit? Joining Moser Roth Hot Chocolate Stirrers (£1.69, 60g) on shelf, is the new Boozy Hot Chocolate Stirrers (£1.99, 69g) which comes complete with small pipettes of alcohol. For the best results mix the chocolate with warm milk until it’s melted and then squeeze the Amaretto or the Cream Liqueur, which was Highly Commended at the QFAs, in for an indulgent finish. Available in stores from 14th November.
Shoppers can feast their pies on…
Hap-pie Christmas! Aldi has a wide selection of mince pies to choose from including, Specially Selected Frangipane Mince Pies (£1.99, 6 pack) filled with amaretto liqueur mincemeat containing sultanas, glacé cherries and mixed citrus peel, topped with a nutty frangipane and crunchy-flaked almonds. Or the flavourful Specially Selected Millionaires Mince Pies (£1.99, 6 pack) filled with golden salted caramel, rich chocolate and hazelnut sauce, and a generous helping of sweet, spiced mincemeat. Both in stores from 11th November,
Christmas Day just wouldn’t be the same without a pudding, would it? Aldi’s award-winning* range of Christmas puddings are back with new additions that are sure to pud a smile on faces this festive season.