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24 Aug 2017

·         Be crowned this week’s Star Baker with Aldi’s delicious and easy to make cake mixes
With sales of baking equipment, ingredients, and recipe books up by 62%,[1] it’s clear the British love to bake.
As the nation’s favourite baking show returns to screens, discount supermarket Aldi is helping customers make their signature bakes a little bit easier with Cake Mixes from only £1.89. Customers can now whip up a Country Carrot, Velvety Vanilla, Devils Food Chocolate or Red Velvet cake with ease, creating a show stopping dessert regardless of time or budget.
With a traditional chocolate cake containing a dozen ingredients[2] costing up to £11.92,* and taking over 90 minutes to prepare and bake from scratch, Aldi’s cake mixes couldn’t be easier – just add 200ml water and 60ml vegetable oil and pop in the oven for 50 minutes.
After cooling, top with Frosting (£1.89)** and a scattering of either Hundreds & Thousands, Sugar Strands or Chocolate Jazzies (79p) and you’re ready to be this week’s star baker – it’s as simple as that.
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For more information, please contact the Aldi Consumer Press Office on:
T: 020 7025 6611 or E:
*Prices correct as of 16.08.17
Ingredients Product (available at Tesco) Price
225g plain flour Tesco Plain flour 1.5kg £0.80
350g caster sugar Tesco Golden Caster sugar 1kg £1.90
85g cocoa powder Tesco Cocoa Powder 250g £2.00
1 ½ tsp baking powder Dr. Oetker Baking Powder 170g £1.40
1 ½ tsp bicarbonate of soda Dr. Oetker Bicarbonate of Soda 200g £1.40
2 free-range eggs Tesco Medium Free Range Eggs 6 pack £0.89
250ml milk Tesco British Semi Skimmed Milk 1pint £0.45
2 tsp vanilla extract Tesco Vanilla Extract £1.30
250ml boiling water N/A N/A
200g plain chocolate Tesco Plain Chocolate Cake Covering 300g £0.80
200ml double cream Tesco British Double Cream 300ml £0.98
**available on Specialbuy from Sunday 27th August
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