Aldi's' $20 hot cross bun gin sends shopper's wild: 'Need this'

Sarah Carty
·Lifestyle Editor
·2-min read

Aldi has proved Easter isn’t just about chocolate, by releasing a hot cross bun flavoured gin.

The budget shop has sent shoppers into a flurry of excitement online over the $20 concoction, which features spicy gin infused with nutmeg, cinnamon, cloves and ginger.

Aldi gin liquer
Aldi is set to release a hot cross bun gin liquer. Photo: Supplied

“Crafted with the traditional spices found in your favourite Easter treat, simply mix with soda, sparkling wine or serve on the rocks,” Nicole Higgins, ALDI Australia Shopping Expert said. 

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People online were eager to get their hands on the liquor, with one writing: “Seriously does it get any better?”

“Need this,” another person wrote, with another saying: “Can there be anything more appropriate for Easter? “

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The $20 item is causing a flurry of exctiement online. Photo: Getty Images

Others weren’t so sure about the unique flavour combination, with one person simply stating: “Not for me”.

“That's a HARD pass from me,” another said.

While the gin isn’t in stores yet, it’s set to arrive in plenty of time before Easter.

If you can’t wait until then, we’ve rounded up a few other gins below that might tickle your fancy.

Poor Toms Strawberry Gin 700mL - $79.99

Photo: Poor Toms Strawberry Gin 700mL
Poor Toms Strawberry Gin 700mL - $79.99. Photo: Dan Murphys

Old Curiosity Lavender & Echinacea Gin 500ml - $64.99

Old Curiosity Lavender & Echinacea Gin 500ml
Old Curiosity Lavender & Echinacea Gin 500ml. Photo: Dan Murphys

Whitley Neill Rhubarb & Ginger Gin 700ml - $59.99

Whitley Neill Rhubarb & Ginger Gin 700ml
Whitley Neill Rhubarb & Ginger Gin 700ml - $59.99

Te Tonic experience Gin partybox, 24 infusions 8 botanicals flavouring cocktails - $79.95

Te Tonic experience Gin partybox, 24 infusions 8 botanicals flavouring cocktails
Te Tonic experience Gin partybox, 24 infusions 8 botanicals flavouring cocktails. Photo: Amazon

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