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Costa reveals its mouthwatering Christmas 2020 range including lobster sandwiches


High street favourite Costa Coffee has revealed its limited edition festive food menu for 2020, featuring indulgent lobster sandwich and a rich chocolate cake.

The range, which will be available across the UK from Tuesday 3 November, includes classic turkey and trimming sandwiches as well as a vegan alternative for the first time.

Their hero product is the new Lobster Toastie, which features responsibly sourced lobster, a rich béchamel sauce and topped with a selection of delicious cheeses, all enclosed in a parsley crumb topped seeded malted bloomer bread.

Meanwhile the coffee shop has remained tight lipped on their Christmas drinks options, which last year included a Festive Spiced Cappuccino and Black Forest and Cream Hot Chocolate.

High street favourite Costa Coffee has revealed its limited edition festive food menu for 2020 featuring indulgent lobster sandwich (pictured)

High street favourite Costa Coffee has revealed its limited edition festive food menu for 2020 featuring indulgent lobster sandwich (pictured)

While cheese lovers can indulge in their Brie, Maple Bacon & Cranberry Stonebaked Panini which Costa says has a harmony of creamy, smoked and tangy flavours

Those on vegan diets are also catered for this year, with it meat-free Turkee, Cranberry & Stuffing Bloomer Toastie making its debut this year. Jam-packed with vegan turkee, vegan sage and onion stuffing, cranberry sauce and fresh spinach, it's a perfect alternative for those looking for a vegan twist on the classic seasonal toastie

The range, which will be available across the UK, from Tuesday 3rd November includes classic turkey and trimming sandwiches such as Brie, Maple Bacon and Cranberry Panini (left) as well as a vegan alternative for the first time (pictured right) the vegan Turkee and trimming sandwich

However, their autumn menu, which is currently being served, features Gingerbread Latte, Red Velvet Hot Chocolate and Irish Velvet Cream Latte which were among the festive favourites in 2019.   

Those looking for a touch of traditional festive flair in their lunchtime sandwiches can pick up the lobster roll  sandwich as part of the Meal Deal offer.

It means customers can pick up the toastie and a handcrafted coffee for £5.

Other festive sandwiches include the British Pork & Bramley Apple Sausage roll or British Turkey & The Trimmings Toastie – a moreish toasted sandwich of British turkey breast, British maple-cured smoked bacon, sage & onion stuffing and cranberry sauce all packed between slices of cheese topped bread. 

Chocolate lovers will be able to treat themselves to Rich Chocolate & Hazelnut Shimmer Cake. Made with three layers of dark chocolate sponge, sandwiched together by a delicate hazelnut and chocolate frosting, each slice is topped with hazelnuts, dark chocolate curls and gold dusting.

Chocolate lovers will be able to treat themselves to Rich Chocolate & Hazelnut Shimmer Cake. Made with three layers of dark chocolate sponge, sandwiched together by a delicate hazelnut and chocolate frosting, each slice is topped with hazelnuts, dark chocolate curls and gold dusting.

Meanwhile cheese lovers can indulge in their Brie, Maple Bacon & Cranberry Stonebaked Panini, which Costa describes as a harmony of creamy, smoked and tangy flavours. 

And vegan can rejoice this year as the coffee chain is set to launch its first meat-free turkee sandwich.

The meat-free Turkee, Cranberry & Stuffing Bloomer Toastie is jam-packed with vegan turkee – made from with soya protein and wheat gluten shred –  vegan sage and onion stuffing, cranberry sauce and fresh spinach.

The coffee shop describe it as the  perfect alternative for those looking for a vegan twist on the classic seasonal toastie.

Also in the new range is a Jammin' in the Chimney Cake, a light vanilla sponge injected with a sweet raspberry sauce, topped with white icing and a piped sugar decorative topper showing 'Santa's legs' going down the chimney

The ever-popular gluten-free Vegan Mince Tart which is back on the menu this year too.

Also in the new range is a Jammin’ in the Chimney Cake (left) a light vanilla sponge injected with a sweet raspberry sauce, topped with white icing and a piped sugar decorative topper showing ‘Santa’s legs’ going down the chimney and a vegan mince tart (right)

Fans of Costa Coffee’s Lotus Biscoff Muffin will also have cause to celebrate with  the coffee shop introducing a new plant-based Lotus Biscoff Cheeszcake  into their range.

A little slice of luxury, this dessert is made with a Lotus Biscoff biscuit base, topped with a layer of velvety vegan cheeze, finished with Lotus Biscoff spread and sprinkled with Lotus Biscoff crumb.  

There is also a cheerful vegan Father Christmas Gingerbread on the menu. 

Other products make a welcome return to the festive offering, with the much-loved gluten-free vegan Christmas Fruit Cake and Vegan Mince Tart back on the menu this year too.

Those looking to add a bit of festive sparkle should try the Crispy Chocolate Star, comprising of chocolate and caramel coated crispy rice stars, enrobed with white chocolate

Those looking to add a bit of festive sparkle should try the Crispy Chocolate Star, comprising of chocolate and caramel coated crispy rice stars, enrobed with white chocolate

Belgian Chocolate Tasting Experience gift set, three exquisite Belgian chocolates that have been expertly chosen to be experienced alongside a beautifully handcrafted hot drink. That’s not all, the luxury set includes a FREE Costa Coffee gift card to the value of £3.40.

Also in the at home range is Take home a classic Italian Christmas trio - the NEW! festive premium gifting Italian Cake Selection pack; choose from the popular Fruited Panettone, Chocolate Chip Panettone or the new kid on the block, the Salted Caramel Pandoro.

To try at home! Belgian Chocolate Tasting Experience gift set (left) is desighned to be taken home. It features  three exquisite Belgian chocolates that have been expertly chosen to be experienced alongside a beautifully handcrafted hot drink. That’s not all, the luxury set includes a FREE Costa Coffee gift card to the value of £3.40. Also in the at home range is Take home a classic Italian Christmas trio (right) – the festive premium gifting Italian Cake Selection pack; choose from the popular Fruited Panettone, Chocolate Chip Panettone or the new kid on the block, the Salted Caramel Pandoro

Chocolate lovers will be able to treat themselves to Rich Chocolate & Hazelnut Shimmer Cake. 

Made with three layers of dark chocolate sponge, sandwiched together by a delicate hazelnut and chocolate frosting, each slice is topped with hazelnuts, dark chocolate curls and gold dusting.

There is also an After Eight® Muffin filled with a peppermint flavoured sauce, topped with white icing and finished with an After Eight® chocolate.

Fans of Costa Coffee's Lotus Biscoff Muffin will also rejoice, as the coffee shop has introduced the new Lotus Biscoff Cheezecake into their range, which is also plant-based. A little slice of luxury, this dessert is made with a Lotus Biscoff biscuit base, topped with a layer of velvety vegan cheeze, finished with Lotus Biscoff spread and sprinkled with Lotus Biscoff crumb. There is also a vegan Father Christmas Gingerbread and the much-loved gluten-free vegan Christmas Fruit Cake on the menu

Fans of Costa Coffee’s Lotus Biscoff Muffin will also rejoice, as the coffee shop has introduced the new Lotus Biscoff Cheezecake into their range, which is also plant-based. A little slice of luxury, this dessert is made with a Lotus Biscoff biscuit base, topped with a layer of velvety vegan cheeze, finished with Lotus Biscoff spread and sprinkled with Lotus Biscoff crumb. There is also a vegan Father Christmas Gingerbread and the much-loved gluten-free vegan Christmas Fruit Cake on the menu

It comes after the retailer’s popular Terry’s Chocolate Orange Muffin which flew off shelves last year.

Another delicious treat in the range is the Jammin’ in the Chimney Cake, a light vanilla sponge injected with a sweet raspberry sauce, topped with white icing and a piped sugar decorative topper showing ‘Santa’s legs’ going down the chimney.

Meanwhile those looking to add a bit of festive sparkle should try the Crispy Chocolate Star, comprising of chocolate and caramel coated crispy rice stars, enrobed with white chocolate. 

There is also an After Eight® Muffin filled with a peppermint flavoured sauce, topped with white icing and finished with an After Eight® chocolate j

Its back! The popular Terry's Chocolate Orange muffin also will return this year

There is also an After Eight® Muffin filled with a peppermint flavoured sauce, topped with white icing and finished with an After Eight® chocolate  (left) joining the popular Terry’s Chocolate Orange Muffin  (right) which flew off shelves last year.

Cathy Port, Head of Food at Costa Coffee said: ‘Christmas has always been such a magical time of year at Costa Coffee and we know that this year in particular, our customers are looking to us to make the festive period that extra bit more special.

‘We’re incredibly proud to launch our 2020 limited edition Christmas food menu, which we believe is our best yet! It features so many iconic products, which we know our customers have raved about, but also brings in some phenomenal new innovations and partnerships to excite and delight returning and new customers. 

‘From the decadent Lobster Toastie to the Vegan Turkee, Cranberry & Stuffing Bloomer Toastie and the iconic new muffin collections, there’s something for everyone.’

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