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Burns night supermarket deals: £1.49 haggis, £14 whisky and 39p neeps - from Asda to Aldi

Head along to one of the big supermarkets for some bargains this Burns night.

Published: January 24, 2023
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With Burns night taking place this week, we take a look at what deals are available at the main supermarkets.

From discounts on whisky to bargain haggis, here's what's on offer from Aldi, Lidl, Morrisons, Asda, Tesco and Sainsbury's this Burns night.

Asda

To help celebrate Burns night, Asda, working alongside its local suppliers has everything you need to create your own Burns Supper, offering a range of traditional Scottish delicacies, including a veggie haggis.

To toast the celebrations with a wee dram, there’s some great savings to be had on selected bottles of Scotch Whisky from local distiller - Loch Lomond.

Promotion highlights include:

  • Loch Lomond Aged 10 Years Single Malt Scotch Whisky, 70cl, now on offer for £25 (was £35)Loch Lomond Classic
  • Single Malt Scotch Whisky, 70cl, now on offer for £20 (was £24)
  • Glen Scotia Campbeltown Harbour Single Malt Scotch Whisky, 70cl, now on offer for £25 (was £35)
  • Mrs Tilly's Tablet, £1.70
  • Simon Howie Original Haggis, £2.75 Asda Rewards Star Product 28p in cashpot
  • Simon Howie Vegetarian Haggis, £2.75 Asda Rewards Star Product 28p in cashpot
  • Macsween Scotland's Most Loved Haggis, £2
  • McIntosh of Strathmore Haggis Neeps & Tatties on offer for £1.25 (was £1.70)
  • McIntosh of Strathmore Vegetarian Haggis Neeps & Tatties on offer for £1.25 (was £1.70)
  • Malcolm Allan The Classic Steak Pie, £8 Asda Rewards Star Product 80p in cashpot
  • Scotty Brand Vegetable Soup, now on offer for £1.50 (was £1.80)
  • Scotty Brand Scotch Broth Soup, now on offer for £1.50 (was £1.80)

Morrisons

Burns night deals
Picture: Morrisons

Celebrate Burns Night on the 25 January with a selection of Scottish favourites for everyone to enjoy.

From Haggis and hearty soups, to stunning table centrepieces and classic staples, Morrisons has Burns Night covered with a range of offers available throughout January.

Deals include:

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  • Simon Howie Haggis Original - £2.25, usually £2.75, save 50p (18%)
  • Scotty Brand Soup - £1.50, usually £1.80, save 30p (16%)#
  • Pack of 24 cans of Ir Bru - £8
  • Salmon side - £6.99
  • Laphroaig Islay Select Single Malt Whisky - £29.99
  • Aerstone Land Cask Single Malt Whisky - £19.99
  • 15 pack of Tennent's - £13.20
  • The Famous Grouse whisky - £14, usually £17, save £3 (17%)

Aldi

Aldi Scotland has launched its popular budget friendly Burns Night range.

In store from 19 January, the discount retailer is once again offering bargain prices on its celebratory Burns Supper spread meaning up to four diners can enjoy a full Scottish feast of haggis, neeps and tatties for just £0.81pp (£3.26 total).

This year, Aldi Scotland will be serving up its popular Macaulay’s Haggis at a promotional price of just £1.49 (454g).

In addition, the retailer will also have a limited number of Simon Howie’s Specially Selected Chieftain Haggis for just £3.39 (908g).

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Made by the Perthshire-based butcher to the traditional Scots recipe, Simon Howie pride themselves on quality food at budget-friendly prices.

A haggis feast is never complete without traditional ‘neeps and tatties’. Available at Aldi prices, a 2.5kg bag of Maris Piper potatoes is just 99p, while neeps are currently available at 39p

For customers looking to pick up a plant-based option, Aldi Scotland is stocking Macaulay’s Vegetarian Haggis (£1.49), as well as a gluten free option from Simon Howie (£1.99).  

If you're not having haggis this Burns night, Aldi Scotland has a selection of products which offer a twist on the classic, including Punjab Pakora Haggis Pakora with a tomato and mint sauce (£1.59), Specially Selected Haggis Bon Bons (£2.29), Simon Howie’s Haggis Olives (£2.99), Specially Selected Beef and Haggis Pastry Parcels with Peppercorn Sauce (£3.99), and Simon Howie’s Curried Haggis Bon Bons (£1.99). 

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To wash down the Bard’s celebratory fayre, Aldi Scotland will be retailing a variety of Scotland’s favourite fizzy juice including Barr’s 1901 Irn Bru (£1.99, 750ml), Irn Bru (£3.99, 12x 330ml), Irn Bru Sugar Free (£3.99, 12x 330ml) and Irn Bru Xtra (£3.99, 12x 330ml). 

Lidl

Burns night deals

For those of us looking to raise a cost-friendly dram to the Bard this Burns Night, look no further than Lidl’s whisky collection.

Starting at just £14, Lidl’s 3-year-old Balmuir blended Scotch whisky is a bargain buy.

There's also the 5-year-old Glen Orchy blended malt Scotch whisky, or the Abrachan blended malt Scotch whisky, at a crowd-pleasing £15.49 and £16.99 each.

Meanwhile, the award-winning Ben Bracken Highland, Islay and Speyside single malts are £16.99 a bottle.

For food, Lidl also has haggis, neeps and tatties for up to six people for just 72p per person.

Look out for Donald & Sons XXL haggis at £2.99 (1.136kg), along with Scottish turnip at 45p and an entire bag of Blonde Bella Potatoes for 89p (1.5kg).

All products are available at Lidl’s 111 stores across Scotland while stocks last.

Tesco

Tesco also have money off Simon Howie's original haggis, if you have a Clubcard. It's £2.25, down from £2.75.

Sainsbury's

Sainsbury's have deals on meat and veggie haggis, with Simon Howie's original and veggie haggis on offer at £2.25 and a 400g Mcsween haggis at £2.

Potatoes are priced matched to Aldi, and are £1.25 for 2.5kg.

Known for cake making, experimental jam recipes, Champagne and gin drinking (and the inability to cook Gnocchi), Rosalind writes for The Scotsman on all things food and drink related as well as hosting Scran, The Scotsman's food and drink podcast.

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