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FINE FESTIVE GIFTING FROM ALDI
14 Sep 2017


Tis the season to be gifting, choose from a new and improved selection of beautiful bottled gifts from Aldi. Whether it’s a fizz selection for your partner, or the fantastic 100 years of Port gift for your dad, Aldi is offering a range of perfect presents for everyone.
Maynard’s 100 Years of Port Selection, £29.99
Available in stores nationwide and online from 14th November
Size: 4 x 20cl
A four bottle combination of 10, 20, 30 and 40 year old Port in a gift set, perfect for the port professional. Sip through the years with the sequentially aged 10 years of Port in their 20cl mini bottles.
 
 
 
Calvet Bordeaux Superieur Magnum 2015, £17.99
Available in stores nationwide and online from 14th November
Size: 1.5l
This Bordeaux contains a blend of Merlot and Cabernet-Sauvignon grapes and has a powerful and complex nose with scents of red fruits and spices and flavours of cherry and vanilla. A long and pleasant finish leaves another glass to be desired.
 
 
Bordeaux Chateau 2015 Limited Edition Case, £26.99
Available in stores nationwide and online from 14th November
Size: 3 x 75cl
Complete with deep garnet reds and purple shades, this gift case offers a fantastic opportunity to buy this exclusive collection of classic French chateau wines from across the famed Bordeaux region. The perfect gift for red wine lovers.
 
 
Pata Negra Rioja Reserva and Crianza Duo, £17.99
Available in stores nationwide and online from 14th November
Size: 2 x 75cl
A beautiful duo of Tempranillo grape Rioja’s, both pairing perfectly with meat and cheeses. The Crianza has an intense and complex nose, with aromas of red and black berries, spices and hints of vanilla. The Reserva has an intense bouquet, clean and balsamic aromas, combined with red berries and spicy hints. A winning gift-set for your red loving partner.
 
 
 
Wine Advent Calendar, £49.99
Available in stores nationwide and online from 1st November
Size: 24 x Mini Wines
There’s no better advent calendar out there. Every day offers a new mini bottle of wine for an evening indulgence in the lead up to Christmas with 24 mixed bottles of Red, White, Rose and Fizz for the ultimate boozy treat.
 
 
Italian Classics Duo, £16.99
Available in stores nationwide and online from 14th November
Size: 2 x 75cl
A combo of Gavi and Langhe Nebbiolo packaged together for a fabulous Italian pairing. The Nebbiolo offers sweetly aromatic scents with hints of roses, tobacco and spices. The palate offers ripe cherry and berry fruits up front, yet finishes with an earthy, savoury complexity with finely-grained tannins. The Gavi has zesty citrus fruit and lightly floral characters, with hints of apple and pears, balanced by notes of melon and stone fruit, and a touch of fennel and spice.
 
 
Belletti Fizz Selection, £3.49
Available in stores nationwide and online from 14th November
Size: 3 x 20cl
A trio of Kir Royale, Mojito and Bucks Fizz mini bottle selections. The Belletti selection makes an ideal gift for every fizz fanatic.
 
 
Ignatus ‘Mini Cellar’, £9.99
Available in stores nationwide and online from 14th November
Size: 75cl
Open the box to find this beautiful Malbec, deep coloured red with purple hints, then convert the box into an impressive mini wine cellar to store beloved bottles. The nose is complex and expressive with typical notes of Malbec: black fruits, violet, black liquorice, spices with light aromas of tobacco leaf. Perfectly pairs with cheese or meat.
 
 
 
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Notes to editors
 Aldi is the UK’s fifth largest supermarket with over 700 stores and over 29,000 employees. 
The company has more than doubled its market share since 2010. In the 12 weeks ended 13/08/2017, Aldi grew sales by 17.2% and has a 7% share of the market (Kantar Worldpanel data). 
Aldi is attracting hundreds of thousands of new customers every year with its award-winning range of exclusive brands, passing low operating costs on to customers in the form of low prices. 
In 2017 Aldi will open over 60 stores. By 2022, Aldi will operate over 1,000 stores. 
The company’s current achievements and initiatives include:
·         Aldi offers employees the highest starting pay in the sector – at least £8.53 an hour to all employees and more to those in London. This is significantly higher than the Government’s National Living Wage.
 
·         Aldi’s investment in people was recognised at the Grocer Gold Awards, which celebrate outstanding achievement and practice across the grocery sector – Aldi was crowned ‘Employer of the Year’ 2017.
 
·         Aldi has launched a five year partnership with the Teenage Cancer Trust – its fundraising target of £5m will go towards helping the trust to reach out to every young person with cancer in the UK. 
 
·         Aldi was named Fresh Produce Supermarket of the Year at the FPC Fresh Awards 2017 and Supermarket of the Year at the 2016 Retail Industry Awards.
 
·         Aldi is the highest ranked supermarket in the Institute of Customer Services’ UK Customer Satisfaction Index 2017.
 
·         Aldi launched its eCommerce platform in January 2016, selling a range of high quality wines and Specialbuys – receiving approximately over 11,000 orders per week.
 
·         Aldi is the official supermarket partner of Team GB, and has extended this commitment to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
 
Full details of Aldi’s awards and achievements are detailed at https://www.aldi.co.uk/awards
 
View our 'Notes to Editor'