As the nation crosses its fingers to lift restrictions, Aldi is set to bring back a cheerful mix of festive products next month.
Target audience are those planning to make up for a disappointing December by celebrating Christmas in the summer – Junemas; The line-up includes a seasonal twist on a festive favorite – the Giant Pigs in Blanket Kebab.
The supermarket started the excitement a few weeks ago by announcing that its popular specially selected mini mince pies will be returning next month after it was revealed that 47% of Britons could celebrate Christmas on June 25th this year after so many at the big Don’t celebrate the day.
Aldi conducted a poll on its Twitter feed asking customers to vote for the festive product they would like most see back in stores. The famous pigs in blankets of the supermarket won with a whopping 73.8% of the vote.
In order to satisfy the appetite of its customers, Aldi today confirmed a whole series that will return to the shelves in Santa Claus on the occasion of the Christmas season. Not just Giant Pigs in Blanket Kebabs (£ 2.49), but also the popular Loaded Pig In Blankets (£ 2.99) that blew off shelves last December and Frankfurter Wurst in Bacon & Mustard (£ 2.99 ) all of them will be on sale next month.
The grocery store also caters to customers looking to cheer up the Santa-style grill by launching new turkey burgers (£ 2.49) as well as a range of other turkey alternatives for a more adventurous Christmas show.
Julie Ashfield, Aldi Purchasing Manager, said: “As we prepare to celebrate Junemas, we want to make sure our customers have everything they need to make this day special. We’re delighted that we put the decision in the hands of our customers and asked them to vote on their festive Aldi favorites to enjoy alongside some new exciting treats when they reunite with friends and family next month. “
The selection of festive products will hit stores on Monday June 21st. But as with any special buy, buyers should be faster, once they’re gone, they’re gone.
Giant Pigs in Blanket Kebab, £ 2.49, pack of 4
Frankfurter sausage wrapped in bacon, £ 2.99, pack of 4
Turkey burger, £ 2.49, 2-pack
Loaded pigs in blankets, £ 2.99 (370g)
Aldi’s specially selected mini mince pies will be available in store nationwide starting Sunday June 20th for £ 1.79.
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