Just when you thought Christmas food couldn’t get any better supermarket Aldi is launching a new alcohol infused range this season. So, raise a glass and fizz up the festivities with a selection of boozy foods from starters, mains and desserts. We’ll drink to that!
Start the evening with Aldi’s Specially Selected Trio of Gin Infused Smoked Salmon (150g), £4.99. New for Christmas this deliciously light Scottish smoked salmon makes for the perfect canape or starter this season. Each pack contains three different Salmons infused with three different types of Aldi gin for a surprising festive kick. On sale 19th December.
On to the main course with Aldi’s Specially Selected 100% British Gammon Joints. New to Aldi this Christmas are a wide variety of mouth-watering, alcohol infused gammon joints, from Maple & Bourbon (1.3kg), £8.99 to Cranberry & Orange Gin (1.3kg), £9.99, these Wiltshire cured and a traditionally strung gammon joint offer a range of sweet and savoury flavour innovation. On sale 12th December.
Cheese? Yes please! Try Aldi’s Specially Selected Cheese Truckles (200g), £1.99. On sale 1st November. Take wine and cheese to a whole new level with Mature Cheddar Cheese with Caramelised Onion & Rioja. Made with caramelised onion marmalade for a sweet-savoury balanced flavour profile and Spanish Rioja, a medium bodied red wine with flavours of red berry fruits.
You’ve heard of wine and cheese, but why not try something with a bit of extra fizz (and chocolate) this season with Aldi’s Chocolate Raspberry and Prosecco flavour. Because who doesn’t love cheese, chocolate and prosecco? Made with real Italian prosecco and real white chocolate, it’s a Christmas dream come true!
Completing the truckles, try Yorkshire Wensleydale Cheese with Cranberry & Sloe Gin. Made with Yorkshire wensleydale cheese, a twist on the famous Wensleydale with cranberries, this product uses Sloe Gin made in Yorkshire to give a delicate yet boozy flavour – perfect for Christmas.
What’s cheese without chutney? Crackers! Enjoy Specially Selected Chutney Jars Sloe in Gin & Plum (235g), £2.99, made with French Sloe Gin and completely hand made in the British countryside, produced in Kilner Style Jar giving the product an artisanal feel (perfect for the posh side of the family). On sale 1st December.
This luxurious Specially Selected Prosecco Panettone (800g) £6.49 is made from a 40-year-old mother dough using a long and slow baking process for an extra mature taste. Made with a subtle Prosecco DOC from the prestigious Veneto & Friuli – Venezia Giulia region of Italy. Delicious! On Sale 14th November.
These all-butter luxury Specially Selected Sloe Gin Mince Tarts (6 pack), £2.49 are delicious to their last crumb! All butter pastry is generously filled with our luxuriously rich mixture of sweet vine fruits, zesty citrus peel, delicious spices and warming sloe gin, lattice topped with almonds. On sale now. On sale 14th November.
Aldi has reported bumper bubbly sales so far this Summer thanks to soaring temperatures and Jubilee celebrations. The supermarket’s best-selling Castellore Prosecco Spumante DOC (£6.25, 75cl) saw its highest day of sales EVER in June, with an incredible one bottle flying off the shelf every second!
Aldi’s Specialbuys Summer Sale has just got even better with more products added, and now you can even shop the sale from your local middle aisle. Just popping in for a loaf of bread? Now you can also take bargain trampolines, tents and garden must-haves to the check out and make the most of savings with up to 50% off. Bargain hunters will need to be quick though, as with all Specialbuys once they’re gone, they’re gone.