Aldi revealed as the supermarket with the cheapest Christmas dinner for 2015

Want to bag yourself a bargain this Christmas? Fancy a Christmas dinner that doesn’t break the bank? Well, it’s time to grab that bag for life and head down to your nearest Aldi.

According to latest research, us Brits spend a whopping £174 on Christmas dinner every 25th December, but good old Aldi has decided to change it this year! It’s goodbye to expensive frozen turkey, pound munching puds and shockingly pricey potatoes.

This budget supermarket has revealed how you can have a Christmas dinner spread for eight people at ONLY £22.02 – that’s a jaw-dropping £2.75 a head. Yes, we know.

Compare that to other supermarkets like Waitrose, working out at £37.25, Tesco £31.19 and Lidl at £22.14, it’s a remarkable difference. The eight-person spread available at Aldi includes: turkey, stuffing, cranberry sauce, carrots, parsnips, potatoes, gravy, Christmas pudding, custard and mince pies (phew!)

And if you decide to buy your turkey from Aldi, you’ll save yourself a staggering £12.01 when compared to Waitrose. That £12 could buy you around 12 packs of Brussel sprouts from Aldi, or how about three Christmas puddings from Aldi instead?

Price wars are well and truly on for Christmas dinner this year. It’s all about customers bagging a bargain and saving every penny they can when it comes to the big day and Aldi is well and truly on it!

How they compare

Turkey

Make your own: Roast turkey

Sainsbury’s – £16 Tesco – £19 ASDA – £16 Morrisons – £19.93 Lidl – £10.99

Aldi – £10.99

Stuffing

Make your own: Sage and onion stuffing

Sainsbury’s – 30p Tesco – 40p ASDA – 30p Morrisons – 30p Lidl – 37p

Aldi – 37p

Cranberry sauce

Make your own: Cranberry sauce

Sainsbury’s – 80p Tesco – £1 ASDA – £1 Morrisons – £1 Lidl – 99p

Aldi – 65p

Parsnips

Make your own: Roast parsnips

Sainsbury’s – 80p Tesco – 90p ASDA – 74p Morrisons – 74p Lidl – 66p

Aldi – 79p

Carrots

Make your own: Glazed carrots

Sainsbury’s – 60p Tesco – 60p ASDA – 57p Morrisons – 45p Lidl – 49p

Aldi – 49p

Brussels sprouts

Make your own: Brussels sprouts

Sainsbury’s – £1.20 Tesco – 80p ASDA – £1 Morrisons – £1 Lidl – 89p

Aldi – 89p

Potatoes

Make your own: Roast potatoes

Sainsbury’s – £1.75 Tesco – £1.75 ASDA – £1.69 Morrisons – £1.43 Lidl – £1.49

Aldi – £1.49

Gravy

Make your own: Gravy

Sainsbury’s – 25p Tesco – 20p ASDA – 20p Morrisons – 20p Lidl – 79p

Aldi – 79p

Christmas pudding

Make your own: Christmas pudding

Sainsbury’s – £4.50 Tesco – £4 ASDA – £3.50 Morrisons – £4 Lidl – £3.49

Aldi – £3.49

Custard

Make your own: Custard

Sainsbury’s – 70p Tesco – 67p ASDA – 68p Morrisons – 68p Lidl – 49p

Aldi – 49p

Mince pies

Make your own: Mince pies

Sainsbury’s – £2 Tesco – £1.78 ASDA – £1.78 Morrisons – £2 Lidl – £1.49

Aldi – £1.58

Totals

Sainsbury’s – £28.90 Tesco – £31.10 ASDA – £27.46 Morrisons – £31.73 Lidl – £22.14

Aldi – £22.02

Where will you be buying your Christmas dinner this year? Do you stick to one supermarket or spread your shop around? Let us know in the comments below!