At Trader Joe’s, we have a great time developing products that surprise us. We think when you walk into your neighborhood Trader Joe’s, you should expect the unexpected...
These days, it seems a lot of retailers want you to do all this work yourself. Not Trader Joe’s. At Trader Joe’s, we have great products and excellent everyday values, and we also have terrific people. People who are excited to help you find what you’re looking for – and introduce you to new products you might never have discovered otherwise.
While you normally eat bananas raw, plantains are almost always cooked before eating. Where bananas are sweet, plantains are on the starchy side. And though plantains are technically a fruit, they’re commonly eaten like root vegetables. When you think of them this way, Trader Joe’s Roasted Plantain Chips make perfect sense.
Ice cream is sold by volume, not weight, and some ice creams weigh more than others. Why the weight difference? Ice cream of lower quality has high overrun. That’s the amount of air whipped into the ice cream. High overrun equals lots of air. And lots of air equals lighter quarts. In the world of ice cream, all quarts are not created equal. At Trader Joe’s, our quarts really deliver.
There are people who believe Cookie Butter is made of fairy dust and magic beans. The truth is so much simpler. Cookies. Of course, not just any cookies could become something as satisfying as Cookie Butter. Only Speculoos Cookies.
At more than 17,000 feet above sea level, Mt. Kenya is that country’s highest peak, and the second highest on the African continent. It’s also the birthplace of Trader Joe’s Kenya AA Coffee.