Britain's original after dinner mint is introducing three festive gifting products across the UK this Christmas in celebration of its 60th birthday, including a limited-edition flavour.
There is no better time for gift-giving than Christmas, and After Eight's chocolates make the perfect presents. Brits can put the wrapping paper aside for these perfectly wrapped, delicious little mint thins that are designed for celebratory moments, big or small.
The seasonal products include a first-ever Mint Collection Box, a 'Celebr Eight' Dark Mint Chocolate Box and limited-edition Mint & Cherry flavour.
Debbie Bowen, Senior Brand Manager for After Eight, said: "After Eight has had a place at the nation's dinner tables for sixty years now, and as we reach our landmark birthday, we want to make it extra special.
"We know that three quarters of British households love mint, so we wanted to ensure that there was a mint-chocolate gift to suit every taste this festive season.i Fans have long been asking us for a more formal gifting box, and we are thrilled to be able to bring our brand-new Mint Collection Box with an all-star line-up of five delicious flavours!
"This Christmas, we're all about finding the little moments to celebrate as much as the big ones, reminding people just how good it feels to be together. We hope the nation takes a moment to 'Celebr Eight' with us."
After Eight Mint Collection Box
To celebrate its 60th birthday, After Eight has unveiled a brand-new collection box. A tree-mendous gift for friends and family to get their mint-chocolate fix all from one box, the beautifully packaged 199g box comprises five delicious flavours:
- Dark Peppermint & Orange Flavour Fondant – smooth orange and peppermint flavoured fondant coated in a rich layer of dark chocolate
- Dark Chocolate & Peppermint – a soft, indulgent peppermint centre sandwiched between rich dark chocolate
- Dark Peppermint Crisp – rich dark chocolate studded with crispy sugar pearls
- Dark Peppermint Fondant – smooth peppermint fondant coated in rich dark chocolate
- Milk Peppermint Truffle – a soft, indulgent peppermint centre sandwiched between milk chocolate.
More festive products to 'celebr Eight' with this Christmas
After Eight 'Celebr Eight' Dark Mint Chocolate Box 300g (RRP £3.00)
Say ho, ho, hello to After Eight's 'Celebr Eight' Dark Mint Chocolate Box! Designed for After Eight's 60th anniversary, this box makes the perfect keepsake for After Eight fans both old and new.
Limited-edition After Eight Cherry & Mint 200g (RRP £2.00)
'Cherry Christmas'! The brand-new limited-edition flavour offers a fruity, yet festive, twist on the chocolate brand's signature rich dark chocolate and smooth peppermint sensations – the perfect treat to be enjoyed alongside a mulled wine.
After Eight's uniquely crafted chocolates are made with 100% sustainable cocoa, supporting women, children and education in farming communities thanks to the Nestlé Cocoa Plan.
i Sourced by Kantar Jan 2022
After Eight's new festive products can be found in all major retailers and convenience stores.
The After Eight Mint Collection can be found in:
- The Co-operative
- WH Smith
The limited-edition Mint & Cherry and Orange & mint flavours can be found in:.
The After Eight 'Celebr Eight' Dark Mint Chocolate Box can be found in stores nationwide.