There’s no beer shortage at Aldi this Christmas, as the retailer has announced its most festive range of beers and ciders yet, including everything from Chocolate Orange Stout and Glitterberry Cider to a 12 Beers of Christmas Advent Calendar and Craft Beer Crackers. With this selection of festive IPAs, stout and cider, it’s set to be the most wonderful time of the beer!
12 Beers of Christmas Advent Calendar (£24.99, 12 x 440ml)
For those that want to try them all, count down the run up to Christmas with this beer-themed adult advent calendar. Discover one of twelve delicious flavours behind each door every day – Hoppy Holidays to all!
Contains twelve beers: Stout about it, We’re Jamming, New England IPA, Twice AS Nice, Sharp Tongue, 10-4 Lager, Chocolate and Orange Stout, Brut IPA, Iconyc American Pale Ale, India Pale Lager, Double IPA and Perfect Storm IPA.
On sale online and in-store 1st November.
Craft Beer Cracker (£7.99, 3 X 440ml)
Cracker open the Christmas festivities with this fun selection of adult crackers! With each one containing three individual tins from Aldi’s hero beers, make sure you get them in the (Saint) Nick of time!
Contains three flavours: Lager, New England IPA and Brut IPA.
On sale online and in-store 1st November.
Rein-beers are the order of the day and shoppers can grab a selection of festive beers including:
The Hop Foundry – Chocolate Orange Stout (£1.59, 440ml)
Melt away Christmas stress with this sweet stout, made with chocolate malt and rich dark chocolate, this smooth stout is uniquely lifted with an orange finish and aroma – orange you glad it’s Christmas? On sale now.
Harper’s Toffee Ale (£1.29, 500ml)
This one is pretty speci-ale – a deep dark beer with hints of ruby, this ale combines fruity plum aromas and flavours with the classic style of a porter. The generous use of crystal and chocolate malt gives the beer a moreish, roasted character with underlying fullness of biscuit and Christmas pudding notes – figgin’ lit! On sale now.
Harper’s Plum Porter (£1.29, 500ml)
A rich russet coloured ale, which combines a deep caramelised mouthfeel from the malt with hints of toffee, which gives an extended taste with hints of exuberance. The beer is classically hopped with Goldings to allow the caramel and toffee notes to compliment this beer style. On sale now.
The Hop Foundry – IPL (£1.59, 440ml)
Crisp and refreshing, with a subtle maltiness and hints of sweetcorn. This IPL is balanced by a gentle bitterness and tropical fruit hop aroma, derived from the dry hop process using specially imported New World hops. On sale now.
Glitterberry Cider (£1.99, 500ml)
Always look on the bright Cider of life, this shimmery fruity cider is made with a unique blend of apple varieties and mixed berry flavours to deliver a well-balanced, crisp finish. On sale 1st November.
Apple, Cinnamon & Winter Spices and Poaches Pear & Rhubarb (£1.49 each, 440ml)
Choose from either juicy red apples with the warming spices of cinnamon and cloves – a taste of Christmas with every sip or a delicious combination of succulent, slow-cooked pears blended with fresh, zingy rhubarb – Pear-fection! Both on sale now.
Specially Selected Sparkling Corked Cider (£2.99, 750ml)
A rich golden cider from carefully selected traditional cider apples, blended with crisp dessert apples to bring a fresh fruity taste, giving a well-balanced medium cider which leaves a clean palate making it perfect to pair with smoked meat or maple smoked tempeh. What’s more, this tipple has just won a Silver medal at the World Cider Awards – cheers to that! On sale now.
Let the festivities begin with Aldi’s delicious new range of Haysmith’s gins that will ginuinely get elves and shoppers alike gingling their gin-gel bells this festive season! The award-winning range will be adding five delicious winter flavours to its popular botanical selection including a fruity Blood Orange & Wild Berry Gin, warming Spiced Plum & Clementine Gin and delicious Mulled Berry & Cranberry Gin, available online and in stores from the 8th November.
Some might say Aldi’s wine advent calendars have become synonymous with the build up to Christmas. This year they’re back and joined with a stunning selection of other beverage advent calendars. Adults across the UK can set up Christmas in style with wine, beer and gin advent calendars arriving in stores and online ready for the Christmas countdown – and they start from just £24.99.