The countdown is on to a glorious four-day weekend (2nd-5th June) in celebration of The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, marking 70 years of service. Whether you’re hosting, having a street party or popping round to a friends for a BBQ, your long weekend is no doubt going to be centered around eating delicious food and drinks.
Unsurprisingly, the supermarkets have gone Jubilee mad, with everything from Corgi cakes to scone platters and limited edition Whispering Angel rosé on offer to toast Queenie. Here, we’ve rounded up the best Jubilee treats from each store to stock up on before next week…
From cocktail-packed picnic bags to a crown-wearing Connie the Caterpillar, M&S is knocking it out of the ballpark with it’s Jubilee-themed merch.
M&S British strawberry gin liqueur, £16 (in stores only)
M&S Connie the Caterpillar and Corgi cake (in stores only)
M&S Sparkling British Strawberry & Elderflower Presse, £2.40 (in stores only)
M&S Royal Yumnuts (in stores only)
Is it even a Jubilee celebration if you’re not eating scones smothered in cream and jam?
Morrisons Clarence the Corgi cake, £6 (in store only)
Sainos has gone Coronation mad, with everything from Coronation-flavoured nuts, chicken pastries and crisps on offer. For a show-stopping pud, it’s all about the tower of Eton Mess profiteroles.
Sainsburys Coronation Chicken Fruit & Nut mix, £2, Coronation Chicken Pastries, £2.65, and Cocornation Chicken Crisps, £1.
Complete your picnic spread with Waitrose’s regal, crown-stamped pork pies.
Waitrose Jubilee pork pies, £3 (available in stores)
Everyone loves a beige buffet, and Asda’s chicken puff pasty crowns are the perfect addition.
Asda mini chicken puff pastry crowns, £2
Celebrate The Queen – and the arrival of rosé season – with Whispering Angel’s limited edition Platinum Jubilee bottle.
Whispering Angel Platinum Jubilee rosé, £17.39