Aldi rolls out fresh mince pies well ahead of Christmas

Nothing says Christmas like the taste of mince pies, and this year Aldi is celebrating their best selection yet! With nine delicious varieties to choose from, there is a mince pie for everyone at Aldi.  Inspired by the biggest food and drink trends of 2017, the sumptuous mince pie collection ranges from sloe gin infused mince to gingerbread topped, not to mention gluten-free and the classics too.

Julie Ashfield, Joint Managing Director of Corporate Buying at Aldi UK, says: “At Aldi we know that Christmas hasn’t really started until you’ve had your first mince pie. This year’s mince pie offering is better than ever, with more than one different premium flavour for each day of the week.”

The showstopper of the collection is Aldi’s luxurious, hand-crafted Specially Selected Exquisite Mince Pies (£2.99 for 6). These luscious festive goodies are made with delicious all-butter pastry, fragrant frangipane and filled with decadent mincemeat of juicy raisins, sultanas, currants and glacé cherries, and then hand-finished with crunchy roasted almonds. (Available in store from the 14th November)

Aldi’s Specially Selected Sloe Gin Mince Tarts (£2.29 for 6) provide a very sophisticated alternative to the traditional mince pies. These heavenly pastry tarts with a luxurious mincemeat and sloe gin filling and flaked almond topping will give you a mouthful of seasonal cheer at every bite! (Available in store from the 14th November)

Aldi’s Specially Selected All Butter Almond Mince Tarts (£2.29 for 6) are perfect for those who want to join in with the festive fun, but who aren’t so keen on traditional mince pies. These patisserie-style pastry tarts, with a sweet almond mincemeat filling and flaked almond topping, are the ultimate after dinner treat for all! (Available in store from the 14th November)

For those who like their mince pies with a twist, the Specially Selected Topped Mince Pies (£1.49 for 4) come in a shortcrust butter crumb pastry and are available with a sweet Florentine or Gingerbread topping. (Available in store from the 14th November)

Aldi’s Specially Selected Flavoured Mince Pies (£1.69 for 6) are perfect for those who prefer theirs the traditional style but would also like a little something extra. Available in delicious Chocolate Orange and Salted Caramel, these classic flavours add an extra Christmas excitement to the traditional mince pies.  (Available in store from 14th November)

Aldi’s Gluten Free Mince Pies (£1.49 for 4) ensure those following a gluten free diet can still enjoy a taste of Christmas. These crisp and sweet pastry pies are richly filled with scrumptious mincemeat, and lightly sprinkled with a dusting of sugar, so no one misses out on the festive feel this Christmas. (Available in store from the 14th November)

If you are a traditional mince pie fanatic, Aldi’s Specially Selected Mince Pies (£1.49 for 6) will bring you ALL the joy this Christmas. These delicious all butter shortcrust pastries are filled with luxury mincemeat of vine and citrus fruits with sweetened dried cranberries, infused with cognac. (Available in store from the 1st October)

Alternatively, Aldi’s Deep Filled Mince Pies (79p for 6) are also a brilliant traditional option for those who are looking for a classic taste of Christmas. At only 79p for a pack of 6, they are great value for money and perfect for those who want to stock up on mince pies this year. (Available in store from 1st October)

Aldi’s delicious Specially Selected Mini Mince Pies (£1.79 for 12) are a delicate canapé serving – these little treats will steal the show! Spice up your party with this popular classic, also available in Spiced Caramel. (Available in store from the 1st November)