Dessert lovers prepare to be enticed. This Christmas, Aldi is welcoming a host of brand-new desserts to its Specially Selected range, featuring fantastical confections and innovative twists on traditional classics.
First up is Aldi’s Specially Selected Millionaires Pudding (£5.99, 450g). This stunning festive centerpiece is ballerina-light: soft sponge with rich Belgian chocolate chunks, pieces of creamy fudge and a lustrous gold sparkle. Bring a touch of theatre to the table by drizzling over the smooth, sweet, salted caramel sauce and finish with a millionaire’s sprinkling of dark chocolate chips, crunchy biscuit and sea salt caramel pieces. Available in store 12th November.
Back for 2020 is Aldi’s award-winning Specially Selected Golden Twist Sticky Toffee Pudding (£5.99, 700g)! Deliciously moist, golden, Belgian chocolate swirled sponge drizzled with a buttery sticky toffee sauce and finished with a sprinkle of golden honeycomb decoration. Available in store from 10th December.
Up next is Aldi’s sophisticated, Ferrero Rocher-inspired Chocolate and Praline Dome (£5.99, 500g), recent winner of the best sharing dessert as voted by BBC Good Food. Made by a French patisserie, using a crisp milk chocolate shell the bombe is flecked with slivers of hazelnut to encase cocoa sponge and a milk chocolate and hazelnut mousse. Available in store 26th October.
Introducing the Specially Selected Artic Roulade (£4.49, 589g). A soft, hand rolled Arctic Roulade made with slow baked meringue, filled with a sweet cherry semi freddo and cherry compote and whole Italian Amarena cherries. To add that extra touch of indulgence, the roulade is finished with a Belgian chocolate drizzle and dark chocolate pieces. Available in store 26th October.
Vegans rejoice! Aldi is on hand with a brand new, vegan friendly, show stopping dessert! The Specially Selected Belgian Chocolate Orange Melt in the Middle Pudding (£2.99, 470g). A delicious vegan chocolate pudding made with hidden orange compote, finished with a rich dark chocolate sauce and a gold shimmer.
Rounding up the list of show stopping puds coming to Aldi this Christmas is the Specially Selected Sticky Toffee Bowl Dessert (£5.99, 985g), which has layers of sticky toffee sauce, custard and white chocolate mousse, topped with chocolate and butterscotch pieces – a heavenly finale. Available in store 23rd December.
Think you know Christmas desserts? Think again. This Christmas, Aldi is introducing a host of new puddings and mince pies for incredible prices, meaning shoppers can pull out all the stops this festive season, without breaking the bank.
Aldi has pulled out all the stops this year to create an inspired collection of delectable sweet treats and gifts that will be hitting the shelves in time for Christmas. From gingerbread houses to artisanal chocolates and biscuits, Aldi’s got the sweet side of Christmas covered!