ALDI, our favorite German grocery store, is back with a slew of great discounted items geared toward the holidays. The beloved chain is featuring a whole lot of items that’ll help you get ready to host holiday parties, bake cookies, and curl up in front of the fireplace with a mug of hot chocolate—meaning there’s something to satisfy just about everyone. Keep reading for the best items to snag at ALDI in December.

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ALDI Finds: December 4

Kristoffel Belgian Blonde Ale


Sip this Belgian blonde ale—a malty blend of spicy notes and banana—with freshly baked goods, meaty dishes, and toffee-studded desserts.

Savoritz Milk or Dark Chocolate Toffee Crackers 


Break off a piece of these decadent toffee crackers—enrobed in either milk or dark chocolate—and you’ll meet your new favorite midnight snack. 

Specially Selected Assorted Cheesy Gourmet Potatoes 


On those cold nights, bake up a bowl of these cheesy potatoes, studded with parmesan cheese, apple cheddar, or cheddar and herbs. 

Friendly Farms Peppermint Mocha Almondmilk Creamer


Douse your morning coffee with an almond creamer tinged with peppermint and mocha. 

Ambiano Kettle Popcorn Maker


Level up movie night with this carnival-style popcorn maker, which is poised to make your home smell like melted butter. 

Crofton 2-Pack Moscow Mule, Wine Glass/Tumbler


Shake, stir, and pour your favorite beverage into these copper colored glasses.

ALDI Finds: December 11

Emporium Selection Alcohol-Infused Cheddar


Upgrade your next cheese board with some wedges of cheddar that have been infused with  alcohol. Cut into cheddars flavored with blueberry and vodka, whiskey, or Irish creme liqueur. 

Appetitos Puff Pastry Bites


Whether you need an easy appetizer or you’re simply itching for a quick, warm snack, these puff pastry bites will do the trick. Pop them in the oven or microwave and watch them brim with artichoke and jalapeno; spinach, cheese, and bacon; or Mediterranean vegetables and feta. 

L’oven Fresh Gingerbread or Cranberry Orange Breakfast Bread


Toast a slice of L’oven’s sweet breads and top with butter or your favorite jam. 

Crofton Mini Holiday Kitchen Accessories


Get into the holiday spirit with these holiday-inspired kitchen accessories, including red glove tongs and a Santa spatula. 

Merry Moments Faux Fur Wine Bag


Let your wine bottles arrive in style with these faux fur wine bags, whether you’re bringing a bottle of wine as a gift or simply want to fashionably tote around your favorite vintage. 

ALDI Finds: December 18

Oroperla Rosé Extra Dry

ALDI Oroperla Rose Extra Dry wine


Just because the summer’s over doesn’t mean rosé season has concluded. Pop open this sparkling rosé for your festive parties. 

Park Street Deli Spanish Tapas Tray


At your next gathering, unveil this meat, cheese, and olive tapas tray that will transport you to the sunny beaches of Spain.  

Specially Selected Tall Salt Grinders


Ready to spice up your plain old salt? These seasoned grinders give a different kind of flavor to your salt: smoked chili, thyme lemon, and violet. 

Stonemill Warm Creamy Spinach Parmesan Dip


Grab a fistful of crackers and dive into this warm spinach parmesan dip—it’s the kind of app people aren’t going to be able to stop eating. 

Ambiano Electric Wine Set


Never break a cork in half again with this electric wine set, which is guaranteed to quickly and efficiently open up bottles

Crofton Wine Decanter


Let your wine breathe in style in this sleek glass wine decanter; it would make a great gift for wine lovers

ALDI Finds: December 25

Vecchia Venezia Prosecco Extra Dry


Stock up on a couple of bottles of Prosecco so you can pop them open while the ball drops. 

Header image courtesy of ALDI.

Amy Schulman is an associate editor at Chowhound. She is decidedly pro-chocolate.
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