There’s no denying that food brings people together at Christmas, but if you don’t want to spend hours prepping and faffing about in the kitchen, look no further than Asda’s convenient frozen Christmas foods. Ranging from impressive starters and side dishes, to mouth-watering mains and delicious desserts, there’s plenty of tasty, yet effortless food to supply guests during the festive season.
Extra Special 10 Chicken Laksa Roses
Infusing all the flavours of Thailand, these beautiful and delicate hand-finished pastries are brimming with tender chicken, coconut, lemongrass and kaffir lime. Cook straight from the freezer and watch your guests snap them up in seconds.
Extra Special King Prawn, Lobster, Mac and Cheese Bites
If seafood is your thing, you won’t regret trying these Extra Special King Prawn, Lobster, Mac and Cheese Bites. These soon-to-be adult favourites are full of lobster, king prawns, macaroni cheese and mature cheddar, coated in breadcrumbs. With 12 pieces to enjoy, they can be cooked straight from frozen and make the perfect party starter.
Extra Special Lobster Tails with Thermidor Butter
For an added touch of luxury, spoil your Christmas guests with these Extra Special Lobster Tails with Thermidor Butter. The succulent lobster tails are topped with a luxuriously rich tomato, brandy and mustard butter. Cook straight from frozen and serve with a squeeze of lemon for added zest and a crunchy side salad.
Sourced from the cool, fast-flowing waters of the west coast and Islands of Scotland, this beautiful salmon fillet is cured with an in-house blend of sea salt and demerara sugar. Cook straight from frozen and garnish with orange slices, plenty of black pepper and a side salad – there’s no doubt it’ll look impressive on your buffet table.
Available on 29/11/18
Extra Special Ultimate Pig in Blanket
Impress your Christmas guests with Asda’s Extra Special Ultimate Pig in Blanket. Measuring a foot long, this pig in blanket serves up to 10 people – or one if you’re up for a challenge…This savoury pork sausage is wrapped in British dry-cured oak smoked bacon and is the ultimate convenient Christmas showstopper because it can be cooked straight from frozen!
Available on 22/10/18.
Extra Special British Beef Rump Joint with a Sea Salt and Pepper Rub
Taste buds will be tingling around the Christmas table with this 30-day matured British beef rump heart. Topped with a sea salt and trio of pepper coating crumb, this convenient centrepiece cooks in two hours and is a great alternative to traditional turkey – it’s sure to impress family and guests.
Extra Special British Turkey & Duck Joint with Ruby Port & Cranberry Stuffing
For a tasty turkey that’s different to the norm, try this succulent turkey and duck joint. With a ruby port, pork and cranberry stuffing, it has all the traditional Christmas flavours with a twist.
Christmas Pudding Gateau
Infused with a Kirsch flavour cream mousse and sweet cherry filling on a shortcrust biscuit base, this dome-shaped dessert looks like a Christmas pudding but tastes like a black forest gateau. Decorated with pretty, dark chocolate drops and a holly leaf, this will be a real crowd-pleaser this Christmas.
Extra Special Baked Mulled Wine Cheesecake
If you like mulled wine and you like cheesecake, then this dessert is for you! A spicy ginger biscuit base is topped with a baked mixed spice and orange cheesecake, finished with a delicious mulled wine glaze and decorated with gold and bronze sprinkles.
Extra Special Raspberry and Pistachio Wreath
Delivering a pop of colour to festive feasting, this meringue wreath is perfectly crisp on the outside with a soft and chewy centre. Layered with cream, raspberries, pistachios and a chocolate drizzle, this is truly an extra special dessert.