This Is Not Just Any Christmas Food – It’s M&S 2020 Christmas Food! Here we take a look at everything you’re going to want for the most delicious Christmas yet.
Marks and Spencers have now unveiled its Christmas treats and it includes a vast amount of new additions including Percy Pig Percymas pies and a Thirty-two star-studded sausage roll centrepiece.
Brace yourselves! As M&S has created a huge range of nibbles which if you’re having virtually with friends and family you are not going to want to share anyways. Enjoy Plant Kitchen mini Chicken Kieves (£5) or dip into the cheesiest gooiest Tear & share handcrafted cheese puff pastry with molten Camembert (£12) just make sure you have a napkin handy.
However, if you’re asking us what is really going to ensure your guests don’t leave the buffet table and that’s the Star-Studded sausage roll stack (£12) – Baked over three tiers, you can enjoy this all-butter pastry, 32 pieces seasoned pork roll all night long.
STARTERS & MAINS
From the very start, you want your guests to know you mean business this Christmas and that begins with starters. Fishy fans can munch on the table-ready Seafood Rockpool platter (£25) which includes Honduran king prawns and scallops (roe-on and in the shell) and Bantry Bay™ mussels, topped in a rich Bay™ mussels, topped in a rich garlicky, herb butter, do we have to wait until Christmas for this?
Cooking Christmas day dinner shouldn’t be a daunting task as M&S has ensured all the hard work has been done. Watch for the Collection Perfect Turkey Crown (£50), which has had all of the hard work done to it already. Simply pop in the oven and cook up the most delicious, succulent turkey you’ll ever eat, serves 6-8.
This festive season, Marks & Spencer have gone that extra mile when it comes to its vegetarian and vegan main menu. It’s mouth-watering Plant Kitchen Vegan festive wreath (£10) packed full of roasted mushrooms, chestnuts and pumpkin seeds are one you won’t want to miss out on a slice of.
Once you’ve finally decided on what your centrepiece will be, it’s time to load your plate with succulent sides and for 2020, it’s all about its Best Ever pigs in blankets £5 and Plant Kitchen no chorizo pigs in duvets £5, which Marks have said: “You will really struggle to taste the difference!”
DESSERT, CHRISTMAS SPECIALITIES & SWEET TREATS
Comfort, indulgence and over the top pud’s are everything we look for, and M&S has not let us down. Delve into the stack of Golden Balls – Profiteroles filled with whipped cream, rich salted caramel sauce and decorate with gold malt balls and gold shimmer a guaranteed crowd-pleaser.
Or, if traditional Christmas pudding is your thing, then its ‘A Collection chocolate and orange Christmas pudding’ (£12) will make your Xmas a rich and zesty one.
Other highlights from its sweet treats include Triple chocolate panettone (£10), Percy Pig Percymas pie and this year’s biggest bakery superstar the Santa Yumnut (£1.50/£4 for 3).
We can’t wait to start grazing over a super-duper cheeseboard, and for 2020 you can impress your guests with the best ever selection from M&S yet. Starting with the Tear & share handcrafted cheese puff pastry with molten Camembert, which looks gooey good, to a cheese-lovers dream the Molten mountain cheese bake (£7) a fondue pot of Gruyère, Comté and Emmental is topped with bacon lardons, roasted onion and Raclette cheese, and is ready to pop straight into the oven.
BUT, if you’re really looking to have a show-stopping moment then Marks & Spencer’s first-ever Ultimate cheese grazing box (£25) is the fool-proof, cover all bases choice.
No matter how we are able to celebrate this Christmas, you can toast the day with family and friends (even virtually) with a glass of its Christmas edition Conte Priuli Oro Prosecco for £10.
This year’s line-up also includes a light-up snow globe Gin liqueur, Classics Touraine Sauvignon Blanc and an ever so tasty salted caramel chocolate brownie cream liqueur which is set to be even more popular than last years trifle cream liqueur.
Right, if there’s one character that needs its very own dedicated section it’s everyone’s favourite pig – Percy who is back to ensure you have an oink-ing good Christmas. Joining the range will be the new £5 Percy Pig advent, A huge Percy Pig plush toy (£15.£25) perfect for a cuddle on a cold Winter’s night plus, stand by, a Percy Pig Christmas tree £20 – yes an actual Christmas tree.
Just make sure you have a seat at the table for him!
Marks & Spencers will launch its ‘Christmas Food to Order‘ website on October 1st at 00.01 am so set your alarms as the range is set to sell fast.
Or why not browse the Marks & Spencer Christmas shop which is online now.