Trader Joe’s Granola Bites

It’s always so much fun to visit Trader Joe’s, where new and glorious vegan items are always waiting. This visit, it was Organic Chocolate Chip Granola Bites that caught our eye. Normally we wouldn’t go for anything with extra packaging, but these little packets are perfect for sharing food in pandemic times. And the granola … Read more

Trader Joe’s Vegan Ranch Dip

It was so exciting to see this Vegan Ranch Dip at our local Trader Joe’s. (In general, we enjoy so many of Trader Joe’s amazing vegan options, from tofu and tempeh to cookies and chocolate … and finding yet another vegan snack item is beyond fantastic.) Our first thought upon trying this dip was that … Read more

Trader Joe’s ABC Bars

We were so happy to see these vegan ABC Bars on the “new items” shelf at our local Trader Joe’s. The “ABC” stands for Almond Butter Cocoa, and while the bars are tiny in size, they are gigantic in flavor. The bars make the perfect snack, dessert, or mini-breakfast. While these bars are sweet, the … Read more

Trader Joe’s Vegan Pesto Sauce

While this did begin solely as a cheese-tasting blog, we’ve clearly ventured beyond (what else could we do, with so many delicious vegan foods out there?). Thanks to an awesome vegan cashier at our local Trader Joe’s, we were introduced to this vegan pesto sauce, made with basil, kale, and cashews. She said we would … Read more