21 October 2018   |  Last Updated 17-12-2014 11:04

      BLOG: Supermarket's Top 5 Christmas food bargains

      THIS Christmas, supermarkets across Greater Manchester have some fantastic food offers to enjoy over the festive period.

      Food shoppers can indulge in a range of meats and fish, party snacks and drinks from Tesco, Asda, Sainsbury’s and Waitrose this December.

      Here’s a compilation of some of the best offers available this year;

      1. Whole, undressed 1kg salmon side – HALF PRICE was £24 now £12 from Tesco

      Tesco have spoilt shoppers with the choice of a wide range of fish centrepieces and this whole salmon side, now half-price, is the pick of the bunch. Serving six to eight people, the salmon, sourced from Scotland and Norway, is delicious baked whole and served with a rich hollandaise sauce. It’s a great alternative to the meat selections.

      1. Selection of party bites – 2 for £4 on selected Chosen by You items from ASDA

      If you’re hosting the Boxing Day or Christmas Eve party, ASDA is the only place you need to go. Their ‘Chosen by You’ selected range is fantastic and offers a wide variety of delicious, finger-licking treats. From mini Margherita pizzas to breaded prawns and sausage rolls to garlic mushrooms, there’s enough selection to feed the entire party and leave you with the leftovers.

      1. 7 cheese selection pack (590g) – HALF PRICE was £8 now £4 from Tesco

      Once again, Tesco have proven to be one of the hottest supermarkets this Christmas and their half-price cheese selection pack is a real show-stopper. The pack includes; a mini French brie with soft mould, a medium fat Dutch Edam, medium Cheddar cheese, Red Leicester, full-fat veined Blue Stilton, Austrian Smoke flavoured cheese with butter and Wensleydale cheese with sweetened dried cranberries. Delicious!

      1. Selection of alcoholic beers, lagers and ciders – 2 for £18 from Sainsbury’s

      Sit back and relax with one of a wide selection of bottled or canned lager or cider from Sainsbury’s. You can pick up 2 crates for only £18 including; Becks, Fosters, Stella Artois, Magners cider and Strongbow. If you want something a bit special, hop along to Waitrose where they have a great selection of festive wines and champagnes and you can save up to a third on every purchase.

      1. Range of crisps, nuts and chocolates – Variety of great offers from Tesco, ASDA and Sainsbury’s

      Enjoy Christmas by treating yourself to a range of snacks, all on offer in supermarkets around Greater Manchester. Pick up tubes of Pringles for only £1 in all flavours from Tesco and add a selection of nuts from ASDA in their 2 for £5 offer on pecan nuts, hazelnuts, mixed nuts and brazil nuts. Finally, grab yourself a box of luxurious Elizabeth Shaw fine dark chocolates, filled with classic spirits and liquors from Sainsbury’sfor only £4.

      By Emma Sanders