Full to the brim yet have space for something sweet? Well thank goodness, because supermarket Aldi’s range of dazzling desserts are too good to miss.
With modern twists on traditional classics, and new things to tickle your fancy – there really is something to suit everyone’s taste. Quick! Pass us a spoon.
Aldi’s Specially Selected Pavlova Stack (£4.99, 430g) elevates the traditional meringue to something so very special. The Raspberry & White Chocolate Stack is filled with raspberry sauce and white chocolate cream and hand-finished with raspberries and white chocolate shavings. The Millionaire’s Stack is made with toffee meringue and filled with caramel cream, sea salt caramel sauce and biscuit crumb. In stores on 28th October.
Aldi’s Specially Selected Buche (£3.99, 383g) is the perfect Christmas centrepiece. For the chocoholics, choose the rich Belgian Chocolate Mousse with a Salted Caramel Centre, hand-finished with Belgian chocolate and toffee pieces. In need of a bit more zing? Try the Sicilian Lemon Mousse accompanied by a sweet and fruity raspberry compote. It is hand-finished with whole heritage raspberries and flaked pistachios. Hitting shelves on 23rd September.
This luxurious Belgian Chocolate Mousse will remind you of the satsumas you used to find in your stocking. Sprinkled with edible glitter to give you a true festive feeling, the Specially Selected Chocolate Orange Bombe (£4.99, 415g) conceals layers of sweet orange compote and chocolate cake – cutting into this is like opening a special Christmas gift. Pick this beauty up when it arrives in store on 21st December. Also available in a Cherry & Chocolate flavour.
For those who prefer things chocolatey, Aldi’s Specially Selected Yule Log (£2.99, 435g) is the perfect choice. Made from luxury hand-rolled chocolate flavoured sponge and covered in a creamy milk chocolate, this Yule Log is one for the true chocolate lovers. Finished with Belgian milk chocolate fudge icing and a sweet dusting of icing sugar, it’s guaranteed you’ll be tempted to seconds! On sale from 5th of December.
A true classic, the Specially Selected Roulade (£3.49, 420g), is sure to be a hit with the whole family. Available in nutty Toffee & Pecan or Winterberry, both desserts are made with free range British eggs and hand-rolled to ensure your pudding is perfect.
Like taking a walk through a winter forest, the Specially Selected Spiced Winterberry Cheesecake (£3.49, 535g) is topped with a bounty of berries and is hand-finished with edible glitter for an extra festive sparkle. Reserve a spot on your dinner table for this creamy cheesecake – on sale from the 12th December.
With all of these desserts costing no more than a fiver, you can bring true decadence to your dinner table.
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.