Trader Joe's

Trader Joe's Employee Faves for Summer Feasting

Summer is flying by and Trader Joe's employees are here to help you make the most out of this season. There’s no time or need for trial and error because I chatted with some employees at my local TJ...

Panic buying has begun in my area. Grocery stores in my area are crazy and empty

by mushroomaffairs 3 months ago

I know this had been going on in other areas of the country but I went to Stop & Shop and Trader Joes and was stunned by how empty the entire stores were. I had never seen anything like it. Usual...

Trader Joe's switches up beloved frozen croissant!

by athome11215 2 years ago

Urgh! So frustrated and sad to report that the small frozen croissants that I have been buying from Trader Joe's out of their frozen "breakfast" inventory for nearly ten years have been substitute...

Trader Joe's YAY/MEH/NAY - May 2020

by RussTheRaccoon 1 month ago

From April showers come May flowers. Signs of spring are everywhere and much appreciated when venturing outside for essentials during the pandemic. Along with the blooms, a new Fearless Flyer wil...

Pub cheese?

by CafeOle 16 days ago

So I'm dying for some homemade broccoli cheddar soup! And I usually buy a tub of whipped chedder cheese from trader joes for it. It melts so much better in the soup then shredded and doesn't get as...

Trader Joe's YAY/MEH/NAY - April 2020

by RussTheRaccoon 2 months ago

Hip Hop Hooray for April! Old Man Winter sprinkled more snow over the weekend for many but is officially gone. Spring flowers have started to bloom and are a welcome sight in these stressful time...

Trader Joe's YAY/MEH/NAY - March 2020

by RussTheRaccoon 3 months ago

Marching right along! It's snowy again in some parts and rainy in others, but hopefully spring is on the way for all with sunshine, hopping rabbits, and blooming flowers. There's still plenty to en...

Trader Joe's YAY/MEH/NAY - February 2020

by RussTheRaccoon 4 months ago

Happy February, we're moving right along through 2020! Punxsutawney Phil will soon let us know whether we should prepare for more freezing temperatures or look forward to warmer weather. It may b...

Marcona Almonds - Inedible?

by krissywats 13 years ago

I purchased some marcona almonds from Trader Joe's that are salted and have bits of rosemary. I was so excited to try a new almond for a snack. I rushed home and opened them up, popped the first ...

Trader Joe's YAY/MEH/NAY - January 2020

by fldhkybnva 5 months ago

Happy New Year, and welcome to 2020! I hope that you enjoyed the holiday season though I imagine many are looking forward to settling back into the usual routine with perhaps some lighter and more ...

Arugula Shortage

by Hickory 5 months ago

Mock me if you must, but there's been no arugula lately in my local Trader Joe's or Whole Foods (Union Square). Anyone know what's up?

Trader Joe’s YAY/MEH/NAY-December 2019 [Old]

by fldhkybnva 6 months ago

I hope that everyone enjoyed a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday among loved ones and good eats. The holiday spirit is alive and the season promises to be one of happiness, joy, celebration and love. ...

Pot Roast Fail?!

by NShewmaker 5 months ago

Hi All, I have never made pot roast before and picked this up at Trader Joe’s last night. I followed the directions and browned it and put it in the oven for the appropriate amount of time. At o...

Trader Joe's YAY/MEH/NAY - November 2019 [OLD]

by fldhkybnva 7 months ago

Daylight Savings Time has ended for most of us, which some consider the official start of the fall to winter transition and the ushering in of the wonderful Holiday Season. I'm sure TJ's will have ...

Dry brining a commercially brined bird

by mindlers 6 months ago

I'd like to try the dry brine suggested my smitten kitchen in her turkey recipe. I was wondering if this would make a pre-brined bird too salty? I'm talking about a butterball or trader Joe's brine...

Trader Joe's YAY/MEH/NAY - October 2019 [Old]

by RussTheRaccoon 8 months ago

Fall has arrived and the Pumpkinundation has begun! Maple syrup finds its way into desserts and snacks, too. Old favorites return and new soon-to-be favorites appear, along with more than a few t...