Dreaded Brussels sprouts may be forced off the Christmas menu after 70 per cent price rise

Good news kids: Dreaded Brussels sprouts may be forced off the Christmas menu after 70% price rise The cost of Christmas dinner has soared by more than double the increase in wages over the past five yearsAsda was found to be the cheapest supermarket for the fourth year runningIt's not all bad news though – the price of champagne is down nearly 10 per cent | UPDATED: 23:47 GMT, 9 December 2012 Britain’s children got some welcome news about the family Christmas dinner yesterday….Brussels sprouts are unlikely to be on the menu after a massive price rise.