This Week at Aldi: The Aldi Weekly Ad for May 3, 2023

Last Updated on May 10, 2023

This Week at Aldi

Each week we highlight a few of the more interesting items in the upcoming Aldi weekly ad. Note that, in our area, the ad takes effect on Wednesday, but in some areas it may take effect as early as Sunday.

This week’s theme is German food, plus another batch of Mother’s Day gifts that includes gardening supplies, apparel, candles and wax warmers, and home goods. (FYI: Mother’s Day is on May 14th in 2023.) Aldi is also selling graduation cards, assorted entertainment, various children’s toys and accessories, and assorted food highlights.

The Most Interesting Thing We Saw:

When is German Week at Aldi

It’s German Week once again at Aldi! The German-based grocer is stocking a wide array of limited-edition German foods and German-inspired foods.

  • Deutsche Küche Apple or Fruits of the Forest Strudel, $3.29 for 19.2 oz. Sold frozen. Read our review here.
  • Deutsche Küche Bavarian Soft Pretzels or Pretzel Sticks, $4.79 for 17.57 oz. Sold frozen. Read our review here.
  • Deutsche Küche Cheese or Garlic Sage Spaetzle, $4.99 for 20 oz. Sold frozen.
  • Deutsche Küche Dark or Milk Chocolate Wafer Rolls, $2.49 for 4.4 oz.
  • Deutsche Küche Donauwelle or Bienenstich Indulgent Cake, $3.99 for 13.6-16.93 oz. Sold frozen. Read our review here.
  • Deutsche Küche Doppel Keks, $3.49 for 17.6 oz. Read our review here.
  • Deutsche Küche Doppelino Cookies, $3.49 for 17.6 oz. Choose Chocolate, Hazelnut, Speculoos, or Lemon. Read our review here.
  • Deutsche Küche Egg Spaetzle, $3.49 for 17.6 oz. Read our review here.
  • Deutsche Küche Garlic or Chili Cornichons, $2.49 for 12.5 oz.
  • Deutsche Küche German Style Pickles, $3.49 for 23.6 oz. Read our review here.
  • Deutsche Küche German Style Red Cabbage with Apples, $2.49 for 24 oz. Read our review here.
  • Deutsche Küche Herring Fillets in Flavored Sauce, $1.69 for 7.05 oz. Choose Herring Fillets in Tomato Sauce, Herring Fillets in Mango Pepper Sauce, or Herring Fillets in Pineapple Curry Sauce.
  • Deutsche Küche Jaffa Cakes in Orange or Strawberry, $2.99 for 10.6 oz. Read our review here.
  • Deutsche Küche Milk or Dark Chocolate Covered Wafers, $2.49 for 6.17 oz.
  • Deutsche Küche Pickle Cheese or Mushroom Schupfnudeln, $4.99 for 20 oz. Sold frozen. Read our review here.
  • Deutsche Küche Pork Schnitzel, $8.99 for 24 oz. Sold frozen. Read our review here.
  • Deutsche Küche Raisin & Nut Müesli, $3.29 for 16 oz. Read our review here.
  • Deutsche Küche Spinach & Ricotta or Artichoke & Cheese Strudel, $3.99 for 10.6 oz. Sold frozen. Read our review of the spinach and ricotta strudel here. Our review of the artichoke and cheese strudel is here.
  • Deutsche Küche Spritz Cookies in Assorted Varieties, $2.99 for 10.6 oz. Choose Almond, Coconut, or Vanilla. Read our review here.
  • Specially Selected German Luxury Mousse Cake, $8.99 for 21.16-22.93 oz. Sold frozen. Choose Triple Chocolate, Cherry Chocolate Chip, or Marzipan. Read our review here.

Aldi Finds (Special Buy) Highlights:

Gardening supplies:

  • Belavi Trellis, $8.99. Choose a Square Scroll or Round Bird design. Measures 12″ x 68″. Rust-resistant, powder-coated metal. Great for displaying and encouraging climbing flowers and plants. Read our review here.
  • Belavi Teacup or Watering Can Planter, $12.99. Teacup or Watering Can available in “Navy Flair” or “White Flair” print. Watering Can: 14″ x 5.75″ x 7.38″. Teacup: 12″ x 9.75″ x 6.13″. Durable ceramic construction. Crafted and painted by hand. Great for indoor or outdoor use. Includes drainage hole to prevent overwatering. Plants not included.
  • Belavi Fairy Garden Kit, $14.99. Choose Flower or Mushroom varieties. Create your own whimsical fairy garden. Suitable for indoor or outdoor use. Flower Kit includes flower house, fairy turtle, 2 chairs 3 stepping stones, decorative stones, fence, and wooden box. Mushroom Kit includes mushroom house, fairy, snail, table, 2 stools, 3 stepping stones, decorative stones, fence, and wooden box. Read our review here.
  • Gardenline 2-Pack Gardening Gloves, $2.99. Sizes Medium or Large in Navy or Light Blue Nitrile, Green or Blue Latex, or Pink or Purple Cotton. Comfortable fit and protects hands. Latex coated palm for no-slip grip (Latex Glove). Printed dots for added grip (Cotton Glove). Nitrile-coated palm for no-slip grip (Nitrile Glove).
  • Gardenline Knee Pads or Kneeling Pad, $6.99. Available in Navy Flair or White/Pink Flair print. Kneeling Pad: 18.5″ x 11.3″ x 1.6″. The 2-pack knee pads have adjustable hook and loop straps. Kneeling pad includes carry handle. Neoprene cover easily wipes clean.
  • Gardenline Decorative Garden Hand Tool, $3.99 each. Available in Blue Floral or White Floral. Features durable stainless steel head and ultralight round handle with easy hanging hole. Assorted varieties. 9-Tooth rake is ideal for cleaning up dead leaves and other debris in garden beds. Cultivator removes weeds and is great for turning the soil. Trowel is ideal for digging, applying or moving small amounts of material.
  • Gardenline Watering Wand, $4.99. Available in Pink/Navy or Navy/Green. Features an 18″ ergonomic wand. Thumb control trigger reduces hand stress. Comes with eight spray pattern options: shower, mist, full, cone, flat, vertical, center, and stream. Great for watering tall plants, hanging baskets, and gardens.
  • Gardenline Premium-Duty Ultra Light Hose, $19.99. Features  50′ L. Nonabrasive, durable exterior and flexible inner hose allows for easy maneuverability and storage without kinking. Remains flexible and easy to maneuver in temperatures as low as 35 °F. Advertised as 50% lighter when compared to heavy-duty vinyl hoses. Features easy turn hand grip, crush-resistant aluminum coupling, and 600+ psi burst rate. Comes with a five-year warranty.
  • Gardenline Garden Hat, $7.99. For men or women. Main body is made of 100% nylon; mesh is 100% polyester. Choose large or small brim. Large brim available in Dark Gray, Blue, or Leaf Print. Small brim available in Tan or Dark Grey. Offers UV protection from the sun, 50+ UPF, and is moisture wicking and OEKO-TEX certified. Read our review here.
  • Gardenline Ladies’ Garden Clogs, $9.99. Sizes 5/6–9/10. Features colorful, removable insock and easy slip-on style. Ideal for gardening or the outdoors. Available in Pink, Green, Navy, or Gray.
  • Gardenline Men’s Garden Clogs, $9.99. Sizes 9/10–11/12. Easy to clean or hose off with colorful, removable insock. Available in Black, Navy, or Dark Green.
  • Gardenline 6-in-1 Tool, Pruners, or Micro Pruners, $7.99 each. Pruner Set includes bypass and anvil pruners ideal for trimming flowers or cutting bouquets, twigs, stems, and vines. Micro pruners have precision steel blades. 6-in-1 Tool folds easily into carrying pouch and includes weeder, large knife, bypass pruner, wood saw, and peel and soil knife. All tools include safety locking mechanism and soft grip handles and work for right and left hand users. These come with a five-year warranty.


  • Serra Ladies’ Block Heel or Wedge, $12.99. Sizes 7–10. Features cushioned insole for all day wear. Choose a manageable 2″ wedge or 2.4″ block heel. Available with functional zippers or adjustable strap. Pick Black Wedge, Floral Block Heel, or Rose Block Heel.
  • Ladies’ Character Court Sneakers, $14.99. Sizes 7-10. Comfortable sneaker style with iconic Disney characters, functional laces, and coordinating heel pattern. Choose Rose Gold, Black/White, or Pearl Iridescent.
  • Serra Ladies’ Summer Dress, $9.99. Sizes M–XL in Fuchsia, Black, or Stripe. Relaxed fit with side pockets, short sleeves, and soft interior. Fiber content: 62% polyester, 33% rayon, 5% spandex. OEKO-TEX certified.
  • Capri Jeggings, $9.99. Medium Denim in Sizes M–L, Dark Denim in Sizes S–XL, Black in Sizes M–XL, or Boysenberry in Sizes M–XL. Comfort fit with stretch fabric and wide waistband. Fiber contact: 58% cotton, 33% polyester, 9% spandex. OEKO-TEX certified.
  • Serra Ladies’ Bermuda Jeggings, $8.99. Dark Denim in Sizes M–XL, Medium Denim in Sizes L–XL, or Black Denim in Sizes M–XL. Comfort fit with stretch fabric and wide waistband. Fiber content: 58% cotton, 33% polyester, 9% spandex. OEKO-TEX certified.
  • Serra Ladies’ Shorty Romper, $9.99. Black in Sizes S–XL, Stripe in Sizes M–L, Gray Melange in Sizes S–XL, or Black Melange in Sizes M–L. Sleeveless with soft cozy knit fabric, button front closure, racerback style, adjustable drawstring at waist, and two side pockets. Made of 78% rayon, 19% polyester, 3% Spandex Hacci knit or 100% cotton French Terry Knit. OEKO-TEX certified.
  • Children’s Character Trekking Sandals, $12.99. Sizes 6–11. Choose Minnie, Encanto, Cars, or Batman. Lights flash as you walk. Featuring easy on/off design, adjustable hook-and-loop closure, bump toe, and durable traction outsole. Great everyday wear for school, the beach, the playground, or any outdoor activities.

Candles, wax warmers, and melts:

  • Huntington Home 3-Wick Candle, $4.49 for a 14-oz. soy blend candle. Scents include Happy Mother’s Day, Magnolia & Agave, Ginger Peach Tea, or Coastal Paradise. Read our review of Aldi 3-wick candles here.
  • Huntington Home 3-Segment Candle, $12.99 for a soy blend candle that contains three 7-ounce segments. Scents include Lilac/Grapefruit/Amber (Purple), Gardenia/Honeyed Apricot/Lemon Fizz (Yellow), or Sea Salt/Lotus Flower/Pear (Pink).
  • Huntington Home Candle Pedestal, $9.99. Available in White or Black. Made of marble.
  • Huntington Home Vintage-Style Bulb Wax Warmer, $9.99. Designs include Mason, Pressed Glass (Pink), or Wood with Rope Handle. Includes an incandescent 40-watt Edison bulb. No flame, no smoke; safe and easy to use. Features a 6′ cord.
  • Huntington Home Triple Pour Scented Wax Melts, $1.89 for 2.5 oz. Scents include Key Lime Pie Cake Pop, Moon Flower, Oat Milk & Honey, or Relax & Unwind. Three different scents per pack. Read our review of Aldi wax melts here.

Home goods:

  • Crofton Stainless Steel Water Bottle, $6.99.
  • Belavi 18″ x 30″ Outdoor Accent Mat, $7.99. Assorted styles. Skid resistant and made with heavy-duty recycled rubber backing with 100% polyester surface.

Graduation cards:

  • Pembrook Graduation Card, $1.49. Choose from Best is Yet to Come, You Did it, Stack of Books, Grad, World is Yours, Class of 2023, Blue Congradulations, Gray Congradulations, Hooray, Marble Congrats to You, Throwing Caps, or White Congrats to You. Each card includes high-quality detailed foil and/or glitter embellishments and a foil-lined envelope with self-stick seal. Measures 5.375″ x 8.25″.
  • Pembrook Pop-Up Graduation Card, $2.49. Choose from Pop-Up Flip That Tassel, Pop-Up Well Done Grad, Pop Up Hats Off to You, Pop Up Rad Grad, Boxed Graduate Outfit, Boxed Ready Set Graduate, Boxed Smart Cookie, or Boxed Enjoy The Journey. Each card includes high-quality detailed foil and/or glitter embellishments. Pop-Up Cards: 5.315″ H x 5.315″ W. Pop Up Boxed Cards: 5.315″ H x 2.66″ W x 2.66″ D.


  • Hinkler Premium Puzzle Book, $4.99. Faux leather covered puzzle books offer hours of fun. Choose Brain Training, Crosswords, Sudoku, or Word Search.

Children’s toys and accessories:

  • Bee Happy Kids’ Umbrella Chair, $14.99. Available in Solid Orange, Blue Dino, Unicorn, or Ice Cream. Each chair comes with a matching umbrella. Includes cupholder and carry bag. Chair height is 22″ to the top of the backrest and seat height is 11″ with an 81-lb. weight capacity.
  • Bee Happy Swing Seat or Disc Swing, $9.99. Choose a disc swing in Blue or Yellow or a swing seat in Green or Red. Made of durable, weather-resistant plastic with a 220-lb. weight limit. Includes carabiner hooks and hand grips. Can attach onto swing sets. Read our review of the disc swing here.
  • Crane Playground Ball, $4.49. Choose Green, Red, Blue, Sunglass Emoji, or Smile Emoji.
  • Hinkler Coloring Kit, $6.99. Each kit comes with 32–64 pages with coordinating markers for hours of coloring fun. Assorted varieties.
  • Licensed Cushioned Potty Seat or Stool, $7.99. Choose Baby Shark, Disney Princess, Paw Patrol, Spidey & Friends, or Minnie. Potty Seat features removable cushion for easy cleanup and built-in handles. Fits securely on most regular and elongated seats. Step Stool is contoured to nest perfectly at the base of an adult toilet with a nonslip surface.
  • Maxx Bubbles 128-oz. Bubble Solution, $3.99. Unscented and nontoxic. Will not stain skin or clothing. Easy to carry, pour, and fill all your bubble machines. For ages 3+.
  • Step2 Rain Showers Water Table, $59.99. Create a mini water park right in your backyard. Rain shower effect from the top tray makes real rainfall sounds. Made Ever Tough™; this table features unmatched strength and durability, making it great for worry-free playtime with easy upkeep. Comes with a three-year warranty. Rearrange the put-and-place maze pieces to create new waterfalls for fun cause and effect play with the 13 included accessories. Large, open design lets multiple kids play together and exercise their social skills.
  • Step2 Sit & Play Picnic Table with Umbrella, $59.99. These colors are exclusive to Aldi.
    Durable and compact table snaps together without tools. Includes a 42″ umbrella that protects kids from the sun and UV rays. Seats 4 children comfortably and supports a maximum weight per seat of 40 lb. Table: 19″ H x 37″ W x 29″ D. Perfect for both indoor and outdoor use. Comes with a three-year warranty. For ages 1.5 to 4 years.
  • Zak! Licensed Riverside Bottle, $5.99. Choose Bluey, Gabby’s Dollhouse, Mandalorian, Disney Princess, or Paw Patrol. Features a 16-oz. capacity, push button locking lid, break-resistant tritan bottle, comfortable silicone drinking spout, and detachable straw for easy cleaning. BPA free.

Food Highlights:

  • Specially Selected Bacon Wrapped Shrimp, $8.99. Sold frozen. Choose Bacon Wrapped Shrimp or Bacon Wrapped Jalapeno Stuffed Shrimp. Read our review of the bacon wrapped shrimp here.
  • Season’s Choice Balsamic Honey or Garlic Parmesan Roasted Vegetables, $2.99 for 15 oz. Sold frozen.
  • Specially Selected North Atlantic Lobster Tails, $12.99 for 8 oz. Sold frozen. Read our review here.
  • La Terra Fina Cheddar Broccoli or Lorraine Quiche, $8.99 for 23 oz.
  • liveGfree Gluten Free and Dairy Free Ravioli, $4.99 for 9.5 oz. Choose Roasted Tomato Basil or Spinach Artichoke.
  • liveGfree Linguini or Fettuccine, $3.89 for 9 oz.
  • Simply Nature Organic Cajun or Spicy Chicken Sausage, $4.99 for 12 oz.

Fresh Meat Special Highlights:

  • Fresh Stuffed Atlantic Salmon, $9.99 for 16 oz. Read our review here.
  • Specially Selected Fresh Rack of Lamb, $9.99 per lb. Limit of two. Read our review here.
  • Morton’s of Omaha Fresh Petite Beef Tender, $6.99 per lb. Available in peppercorn or garlic varieties.

Alcohol Highlight:

(Not available at all locations.)

  • Wicked Grove Rosé Hard Cider, see price in store. Sold in a case with six 12-oz. bottles. Country of Origin: USA.

About Rachael

Rachael is the Co-founder of Aldi Reviewer. When she isn't busy shopping at Aldi, she enjoys cooking, gardening, writing gothic romance, and collecting more houseplants than she probably should. You can learn more about her at

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