Launching its most unusual selection of Hot Cross Buns to date, supermarket Aldi has unveiled 11 bun-beliveable flavours. Set to hit shelves from 14th March, prices start from as little as 65p. From decadently sweet, salted caramel and sumptuously smooth Belgian chocolate to tangy and savoury cheese and onion, Aldi has every Easter penchant covered.
Shoppers who like quirky buns can opt for the new Specially Selected Strawberries and Cream Hot Cross Buns (£1.19, 4 pack),laced with a beautifully silky sweet butter – it’s set to be berry popular. Available 14th March.
Chocaholics are going to want to choc out Aldi’s new Specially Selected Ultimate Chocolate Hot Cross Buns (£1.19, 4 pack). Packed with a triple chocolate blend that’s sure to satisfy even the sweetest tooth. On sale 14th March. Alternatively, the Specially Selected Salted Caramel and Belgian Chocolate Buns (£1.19, 4 pack) contain luxurious chunks of Belgian dark chocolate, swirls of salted caramel and nuggets of toffee fudge pieces. On sale now.
Sweet dreams are made of cheese! For those who prefer a savoury treat, there’s nothing quite like a comforting cheese and onion pairing. Aldi is launching the Specially Selected Cheddar Cheese and Caramelised Onion Hot Cross Bun (£1.19, 4 pack) – the perfect balance of creamy cheese and tangy onion. On sale 14th March.
Returning for Easter 2022, the Specially Selected Rhubarb and Custard Hot Cross Buns (£1.19, 4 pack) is sure to be bake shoppers crazy, infused with white chocolate chips and candied dried rhubarb. While the delicious Specially Selected Bramley Apple and Cinnamon Hot Cross Buns (£1.19, 4 pack) are packed full of apple chunks and fragrant spices. On sale 14th March.
Those with dietary requirements needn’t miss out on the hot cross bun hype, as Aldi has its vegan and gluten free Foodie Market Free From Hot Cross Buns (£1.99, 4 pack) – so good you won’t even taste the difference! On sale 24th March.
Keeping it classic without breaking the bank? Aldi’s Village Bakery Fruited Hot Cross Buns are just 85p for a pack of 6 – an Easter staple with a generous helping of sultanas, on sale now. And for those feeding a large group on Easter weekend, can opt for Aldi’s traditional Everyday Essentials Hot Cross Buns – at just 16p a bun (65p, 4 pack). The perfectly sweet bun is infused with seasonal spices. Bun and dusted! On sale now.
All of Aldi’s full Hot Cross Bun range will be available online and in stores from 31st March.
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The sweetest season of them all is imminent and thanks to Aldi, chocolate eggs aren’t the only way to embrace a tasty Easter treat this Spring. On March 31st, Aldi will be welcoming its first ever Infusionist Hot Cross Bun Gin Liqueur (£8.99, 75cl) to shelves. Whether shoppers are making the best of the Bank Holidays by hosting a celebratory soirée or enjoying an Easter’s evening with a quirky seasonal tipple, Aldi has Easter booze covered with this bun-believably tasty addition to the much-loved Infusionist range.
The woman with the world’s largest mouth has tried, and failed, to fit Aldi’s NEW Specially Selected Giant Brioche Hot Cross Bun (£3.49, 600g) in her mouth. Samantha Ramsdell, who has a mouth spanning an enormous 2.56 inches, attempted to get her impressive chops around the 8- inch treat – the biggest ever supermarket hot cross bun!