When it comes to the main event, only the best will do. Whether it’s four or fourteen that you will be cooking for, supermarket Aldi has a range of 100% British and Red Tractor assured turkeys that will be the crowning glory to your Christmas Day.
Shop them from 19th December, with prices starting from just £3.95 (per kg)
Hand Finished Chesham Bronze Turkey (4-5.99kg): This magnificent Chesham Bronze whole turkey is worthy of the highest adoration. Reared on a peaceful farm, these free-range prized birds reach full maturity while roaming, roosting and foraging in open woodland and are hand-finished, dry plucked and game hung for extra succulence and flavour. What’s more, the bird comes with a pop-up timer to ensure it’s cooked to perfection. £8.99 per kg.
Specially Selected Roly Poly Turkey (4-5.99kg): Free range, oat-fed, and RSPCA-assured, Aldi’s Roly Poly Turkey is reared in East Anglia in a habitat which simulates their original, wild environment. The result is an extraordinarily tasty, moist and plump turkey. The bird comes with giblets to make the perfect accompanying gravy. £6.29 per kg.
If you’ve only a few mouths to feed, the Specially Selected Free Range Bronze Stuffed Joint is the one for you. New for 2019, this joint comes with a gluten-free pork, chestnut, bacon and thyme stuffing for just £24.99 (1.4kg).
Fresh British Whole Turkey: This delicious and succulent whole turkey comes with giblets to make a flavoursome gravy. Non-basted, it’s perfect for those looking to manage their salt intake or who would rather baste their turkey themselves. Choose from: Small (3-4.49kg) Medium (4.5-5.99kg), Large (6-7.49kg) or Extra Large (7.5-9kg) for £3.95 (per kg)
If you’re sharing Christmas with just a few of your nearest and dearest, then try Aldi’s smaller options:
Specially Selected Turkey Parcel: This large turkey breast parcel is back with a new and improved recipe for 2019. It comes stuffed with a festive outdoor-bred pork, bacon and cranberry stuffing, which also happens to be gluten-free! Finished with rashers of Specially Selected Smoked Streaky Bacon, this main course serves six for just £22.99 (1.45kg).
Specially Selected Free Range Stuffed Turkey Crown (1.5-2.3kg): A very special RSPCA-assured, sustainably-sourced, free range turkey crown; topped with a crispy smoked bacon lattice and stuffed with a festive gluten-free pork, cranberry and apple stuffing. To make things a little easier on the big day, this turkey crown comes ready to roast in the bag. £15.99 per kg.
Specially Selected Free Range Bronze Turkey Crown (2.3kg): This glistening, free-range turkey breast crown comes ready-to-roast from RSPCA-assured bronze turkeys – £12.99 per kg
British Fresh Turkey Crown: This hand-selected fresh turkey crown features succulent white breast meat on the bone for maximum flavour and quality. Choose from three sizes for £6.89 per kg. Small (serves 3-6), Medium (serves 7-10) or Large (serves 11-15).
A showstopping turkey deserves a showstopping sauce. Pick up the Specially Selected Cranberry, Port & Cinnamon Sauce or the Specially Selected Turkey Gravy to complete your meal.
Aldi has every bit of the special day covered this year – from egg-scellent breakfast options and melt in your mouth British meats to sumptuous puddings and showstopping wines, the supermarket has pulled out all the stops. What is more, families will be thrilled to learn it won’t break the bank, as a meal for four can be whipped up for as little as £2 a head.