The six Michelin-starred chef, Heston Blumenthal, announces the launch of his latest sweet creation, available exclusively at Waitrose from the 16th December, adding to his fantastic range.

Developed in partnership with the culinary experts at Waitrose, the team has delivered surprise after surprise for the festive season and this year is no exception as they continue to give traditional nostalgic dishes a classic Heston twist. This time creating a mouth-watering and indulgent Chocolate Bucks Fizz Swirl features in the Waitrose Christmas TV advert.

Bucks Fizz is the epitome of Christmas and thanks to Heston, fizz fans can enjoy it on a plate as well as in a glass with the Heston from Waitrose Chocolate Bucks Fizz Swirl. The Marc de Champagne flavoured chocolate mousse is complete with a signature Heston ingredient - crackling Popping Candy, mixed with dark caramel and chocolate to form the base. This truly Christmassy dessert has a zesty orange compote centre and is sprinkled with gold coloured dust'.

Heston said: “I’m excited to be launching this dessert for Christmas. Bucks Fizz for me, and for lots of people is an iconic part of Christmas that creates lots of nostalgia and my chocolate swirl is another way of provoking those feelings to make Christmas extra special.”

Manisha Kotecha, Heston from Waitrose product developer comments: “It’s always exciting when we launch a new Heston product and this time is no exception. This new dessert is exactly what you’d expect from Heston, traditional with a twist of something magical and we think it will go down a storm this festive season.”

In recent years, Heston’s unique creations have become an integral part of Waitrose at Christmas and this dessert joins the rest of his range which includes Heston from Waitrose Stuffed Gammon, Pigs in Blankets, Cranberry & Caraway stuffing and Toffee Apple Cider to create a truly Heston Christmas.

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