Australian’s love an Aldi special buys, and you won’t need a reason to flock down to your local Aldi, come Wednesday, October 20, other than they have a range of advent calendars for everyone in the family.
This year, they’ve gone bigger and better, offering something for adults, kids, coffee lovers, and beauty gurus.
So, if you love the idea of opening one present every day until Christmas (who wouldn’t?!), treat yourself or someone special to one of the below advent calendars.
For the beauty guru
LACURA Skincare Science Caviar Illumination 12 Day Advent Calendar
This skincare calendar includes a day cream, night cream, eye mousse, intensive serum, face masks, day and night treatments_all from skincare brand LACURA. Cost: $29.99
For the LEGO addict
LEGO Harry Potter Advent Calendar
Celebrate Christmas in the wizarding world with this magical LEGO Harry Potter calendar. Behind each of the 24 doors is a toy or figure from the Harry Potter series. You can recreate Hogwarts holiday scenes including the amazing Yule Ball. Cost: $39.99
For the coffee enthusiast
EXPRESSI Coffee Capsules Advent Calendar
For those who need their coffee fix to get through the holidays, this advent calendar features 24 coffee capsules behind each door. Enjoy the different flavours leading up to the big day. Cost: $14.99
Vittoria Coffee Capsules Advent Calendar
Compatible with Nespresso, Vittoria coffee capsules offer 100% arabica coffee from the brands range of 18 locally roasted blends of single origins. There are 25 doors to open. Cost: $19.99
For the kids
Disney Frozen Storybook Collection Advent Calendar
Do your kids love Frozen, or Marvel, or Disney Princesses? The storybook advent calendar is a great gift. Behind each door, there is a storybook waiting to be read and explored. Cost: $17.99
Milk Chocolate Disney Advent Calendars
Available in Disney Princesses or Mickey and Minnie Mouse, these calendars count down to Christmas with 25 chocolate treats. You’ll find chunkier chocolates on the last five days as a special treat too. Cost: $3.99
For the sweet tooth
Chupa Chups Advent Calendar
Do you know a Chupa Chups fanatic? Get them this calendar. It features 24 assorted variants of the Muhp Chups minis and Mentos mini, including the limited editions Candy Cane flavour. Cost: $4.99
Cadbury Advent Calendar
Everyone loves a bit of Cadbury during Christmas, so why not count down the days to Christmas with this delicious advent calendar. Behind each window is a chocolate treat. Cost: $3.99
Trolli Fruity Gummi Advent Calendar
Anyone with a sweet tooth, won’t mind chomping on a new Lollie every day. This Trollli calendar could just have your favourite fruity gummi. Cost: $3.99
As always, stocks are limited, so be sure to pop down to your local Aldi on Wednesday, 20 October.
Mexican restaurant chain Mad Mex has dropped a new protein, and it’s one of the most popular street foods in Mexico.
Enter, Chicken Al Pastor. It’s traditionally made with pork and grilled on a spinning rotisserie with a pineapple sitting a top, but Mad Mex has put its own spin on it, serving chicken bathed in an Al Pastor marinade with a touch of juicy pineapple.
You can order the protein-packed filling in your favourite burrito, bowl, quesadilla, nachos, or in a taco.
As always, these things are here for a good time, not a long time. Pop into your local Mad Mex restaurant, order delivery or through the Mad Mex app today.