ALDI WELCOMES YEAR OF THE OX WITH ITS ‘FAKEAWAY’ CHINESE BUFFET DELIGHTS – COSTING LESS THAN £2!
The year of the Ox symbolises fortune and personality. This Chinese New Year, Aldi will be saving shoppers a sweet pound, as you can ring in the lunar celebrations with its affordable oriental range, available in stores from 4th February. And that’s not all, as Aldi also has a mouth-watering takeaway-worthy selection of recipes to enjoy, ideal for whipping up a storm in the kitchen for less than £2 a head for a family of four!
First up on the menu is Aldi’s Singapore Noodles (300g, 99p). Rice noodles coated in a luscious dressing made with curry paste and red chilli, these noodles are a Chinese take out classic when topped with pork or prawns. For those who want to take it down a spice notch, Aldi’s Rice Noodles (300g, 99p) are perfect for whipping up a speedy stir-fry, salad or soup.
Add some extra flavour to your stir-fry beef curry this Chinese New Year with the incredible Coconut and Lemongrass Stir-Fry Sauce (175ml, 79p). With a fragrant and citrusy taste, this stir-fry sauce is certain to delight the tastebuds of those around the dinner table.
For a slightly different twist to your celebrations, consider grabbing a pouch of Aldi’s Katsu Sauce (175ml, 79p). A stir-fry curry sauce with creamed coconut, soy sauce and ginger, the katsu sauce is a winner when poured over crunchy strips of crispy chicken and rice – a Wagamama special!
Want to make an unbeatable Oriental-inspired mushroom and pak choi stir-fry? Make sure to get your hands on Aldi’s Specially Selected Shiitake and Pak Choi (200g, £1.89) where you can create an authentic Chinese dish in minutes,
Add some luxury to your festivities with Aldi’s Specially Selected Tenderstem Stir-Fry (240g, £1.99). Containing a delicious mix of tenderstem broccoli, red onion, pak choi and chilli, this dish will deliver a stem-sensational experience for all!
Or, if you’re feeling adventurous, why not opt for one of the below appetising recipes which suit every Chinese New Year mood.
Chilli Prawn and Broccoli Stir-Fry (Serves 4. Prep Time: 5 mins – plus defrosting the prawns. Cook Time: 20 mins. Cost:£7.59)
A super speedy, super delicious, prawn and broccoli stir-fry… with a little kick.
Coconut Beef Curry (Serves 4. Prep time: 5 mins. Cook Time: 20 mins. Cost: £10.13)
Keep calm and curry on with this budget friendly family favourite.
Available in stores from 4th February, be sure to grab all your Chinese New Year essentials ahead of the big day!
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.