Aldi has got us feeling the spirit of Christmas following the launch of its vegan Christmas range for 2021.
The iconic supermarket has become renowned for its affordable and delicious vegan products, and it looks like its vegan Christmas range is sure to be another winner!
From its Plant-Based Camembert with a Cranberry Centre to its Specially Selected Vegan Chocolate Torte Slices, there really is something for everyone this Christmas at Aldi.
Come with us on a festive journey and find out what’s on Aldi’s vegan Christmas menu!
Christmas canapés & nibbles
Aldi has pulled out all the stops to ensure our Christmas parties will be one to remember.
Amaze your guests with a range of vegan party classics, such as Aldi’s Specially Selected Plant-Based Camembert with a Cranberry Centre (£2.99, 390g). Who could resist?
Additionally, plates will be piled with the supermarket’s handmade Vegan Dim Sum. On shelves from the 10th December.
Tuck into Char Sui Mushroom and Jackfruit Bao Buns, Five Spice Jackfruit Dumplings, and Purple Spicy Shumai – a blend of jackfruit, king oyster and shiitake mushrooms, bamboo shoots and red chilli.
Moreover, it’s not Christmas without heaps of vegan pigs in blankets, thankfully our Christmas prayers have been answered.
Aldi’s No Pigs in Blankets (£2.49, 228g) feature delicious meat-free sausages, hand-wrapped in smoky vegan bacon. Available from the 19th December.
Vegan Christmas showstoppers from Aldi
Each year we are amazed by the creativity and quality that is put into vegan show stoppers.
This year, Aldi has delivered a range of vegan Christmas mains that will sit proudly at the head of the table.
Its Plant Menu No Turkey Crown with Vegan Bacon (£4.99, 560g) is sure to be a hit for everyone.
The turkey-style soya joint is filled with a jewelled cranberry and chestnut stuffing centre, and hand wrapped in vegan bacon. Delicious!
Alternatively, Aldi’s Specially Selected Vegan Festive Wreath (£3.99, 480g) is a feast for the eyes and our mouths.
Packed with butternut squash, chestnuts and pumpkin seeds, topped with candied orange slices and rosemary sprigs that release an amazing aroma when cooked. It’s topped with a cranberry glaze for a pop of festive flavour.
Finally, why not opt for the Specially Selected Root Vegetable Bake (£2.99, 400g)?
The golden flaky pastry is filled with delicious roasted vegetables, bringing heaps of flavour and colour to your meat-free festive plate.
Don’t forget to finish your plate with some Specially Selected Vegan Stuffing Balls (£2.99 for 300g) available in Spiced Cranberry & Clementine or Sage & Onion.
Served with a generous splash of the flavoursome Plant Menu Vegan Gravy (£1.49, 400g) for the ultimate vegan Christmas dinner.
Furthermore, all of the above are on sale from the 19th of December.
Festive vegan desserts
For us, Christmas is all about indulgence!
This year, Aldi has launched its first biscoff-style Vegan Speculoos Cheezecake (£2.49, 450g).
The crunchy digestive biscuit base is topped with a delicious dairy-free biscoff-style filling, decorated with an indulgent speculoos sauce and biscuit crumb.
Additionally, vegan chocolate lovers can enjoy Aldi’s Specially Selected Vegan Chocolate Torte Slices (£2.29, 2 x 80g).
Two slices of rich Belgian dark chocolate and hazelnut ganache, set on a spiced cinnamon crumb and moist chocolate sponge base.
Hand-finished with nibbed roasted hazelnuts – simply divine! On sale from 10th of December.
Add a touch of luxury to your vegan chocolate selection this year with Aldi’s Moser Roth Vegan Truffles (£3.99, 144g).
Available from 26th September in two rich flavour combinations: Salted Caramel or Chocolate Orange, they truly are the ultimate indulgence.
Aldi’s vegan Christmas hamper
And last but not least, Aldi’s beautifully curated Vegan Hamper (£29.99) is the perfect gift to vegan friends and family.
The vegan hamper includes a selection of tempting treats including Free From Christmas Pudding, Vegan Cookies, Moser Roth Orange Fruit Creams, Moser Roth Vegan Salted Caramel Truffles, Gourmet Gummy Watermelon Candies.
As well as Specially Selected Salted Hand Cooked Crisps, Specially Selected Medjoul Dates, Earl Grey Tea Bags and a bottle of Specially Selected Argentinian Malbec. That’s Christmas truly sorted!
Spoilt for vegan choice this Christmas?