Iceland to sell unicorn-shaped potato pieces from next week

Dinnertimes just got more fun

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Supermarket chain Iceland has launched unicorn-shaped potato pieces.

Created by McCain – famous for its chips – the product will be sold in-store and online ‘exclusively at Iceland’ from October 16.

The Unicorn-shaped treats are only £1 per bag (Credit: Iceland)

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The morsels, similar to McCain’s already popular smiley face-shaped product, are being targeted at kids who want a fun accompaniment to their dinners.

A 454g bag will cost just £1 for and contains mash potato encased with a crispy coating.

They can be cooked from frozen.

The Unicorns are cheaper than the McCain Smiles, which cost 19p more at £1.19 for the same sized 454g bag online at Iceland.

Iceland also sells unicorn-shaped turkey pieces (Credit: Iceland)

It’s not the only unicorn-shaped product Iceland sells.

Bernard Matthews has made turkey pieces shaped into the legendary creatures.

The meaty, breaded treats cost £2 per 420g bag.

Elsewhere, discount supermarket chain Aldi is selling a Cuthbert the Caterpillar cake to rival the iconic Colin the Caterpillar cake.

The original Colin cake was launched in 1990 and has become a go-to for parties.

Sainsbury’s previously unveiled a caterpillar cake called Wiggles for £6 while Tesco sells Curly the Caterpillar for £6.

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Now, Aldi is offering Cuthbert the Caterpillar for just £4.99.

The chocolate sponge cake is rolled up with chocolate buttercream and surrounded by a solid chocolate shell.

He has a white chocolate face with smarties placed along his body as well as white chocolate shoes.

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