Advent can be a stressful period, what with all the social occasions, presents to buy and work to finish.
And while a daily piece of chocolate competence sooth some cloyed souls, some of us prefer a little glass refreshment.
Something not too strong, a little fruity, a little varied.
Gin appearance calendars are somewhat too hardcore and celebration 24 drams of Whisky is somewhat not ok, even in December.
No, what you need around Christmas is booze and copiousness of it.
Like this one from Aldi, which is going on sale both in store and online from 1 November.
For £49.99, you’ll get 24 mini bottles of red, white, rose and sparkle to ingest morning, noon or dusk (definitely try to aim for the evening).
What better way to start getting in the gratifying mood?
Alternatively, open all the windows at once and usually get beaten on mini wines.
What could go wrong?
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