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Our improved Christmas food range has been recognised with a host of awards in the Good Housekeeping Institute’s Christmas taste test.

Extra Special free-range British corn-fed Bronze turkey

The awards are a mark of quality and taste, with the judges tasting each product completely blind.

Our Asda Extra Special Cranberry Port With Ruby Port Cranberry Sauce was a winner in its category and we were highly commended for our smoked salmon, free range turkey, mince pies, stuffing and brandy butter.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 04 November 2016
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We’ve brought back the popular Hickory Steak topping to our Create Your Own pizza counter – and customers are already taking to social media to say how glad they are to see it again.

Steak toppings

After listening to our customers we’ve also sourced a better quality steak topping – pictured here on Steak Fajita and Steak, Cheese and Onion creations.

Pop to your nearest Create Your Own Pizza Counter in store to give it a try – and let us know what you think!

See what people have been saying about it on social media
Posted in News & Blogs on 02 November 2016
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We’re so proud of our colleague Will Edwards who has picked up the Pride of Britain Award for Outstanding Bravery at a star-studded event to celebrate the nation’s unsung heroes.

Anne and Will

Will, from our Wrexham store, saved the life of 73-year-old Anne Wade when he pulled her from her blazing car on the M60 near Manchester.

Anne was trapped in her car when Will risked his own life by smashing a window with a wheel brace and reaching in to open the door and pull her from the flames.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 01 November 2016
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Thanks to everyone on Facebook who helped us come up with these two fab new additions to our range of animal party cakes – Emily the Elephant and Toby the Tiger.

Emily the Elephant and Toby the Tiger

They were chosen by our Facebook fans after we asked what they’d like to see in this year’s animal cake range.

The new cakes are just £10 and are available in selected stores and online now.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 31 October 2016
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Thanks to everyone who entered our Halloweeniest Family photo competition – meet the fantastic five families who we think show the true spirit of Halloween!

Three of the winners

We posted on Facebook asking people to share a photo of their family going over the top at Halloween for the chance to win a £100 voucher.

Thousands of Asda’s Facebook fans entered and there were so many amazing photos our judging panel had a really tough job picking the five winners. You can see some of the great entries we received in this special gallery.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 31 October 2016