From time to time on this blog I’ll share a recipe that I made entirely from Trader Joe’s ingredients. It’s that time of the year, the days are getting shorter and frost is on the ground (and my damn windshield!). Time to make some rib sticking food! This… Read More »Boeuf Bourguignonne (Beef Burgundy) recipe
Being the adventurous eater that I am, I will try anything from Trader’s once. I know nothing about Cuban food. I’ve never had Pork Masitas before. But, your faithful Trader Joe’s club member will eat this stuff so you don’t have too! From the website, it looks really interesting: “Trader… Read More »Trader Joe’s Pork Masitas
What a classic dish! I don’t know how many cans of Chef Boyardee I ate when I was a kid so I have a very special spot for spaghetti and meatballs. I have literally eaten hundreds of pounds of these things growing up and as an adult making them from… Read More »Trader Joe’s Frozen Spaghetti and Beef Meatballs
Trader’s has a trio of these frozen pasta dishes that came out within the past year. I loves my cheese and four cheeses sounds even better! I first tried these when they first came out and my wife and I loved them for lunch and bought a ton of them. This seemed to be our favorite of the trio and ate a lot of it. Then as things go at Trader’s it mysteriously disappeared and we were pissed. It was one of those items that they seem to get right and why not keep it in the lineup for more than a couple of months?
This blog won’t be entirely about rating their food. From time to time when there is some newsworthy item, I will comment on it and give my perspective. This item comes from the LA Times : Trader Joe’s tries to keep quirky vibe as it expands quickly The Southern… Read More »Trader Joe’s Expands Rapidly
Just in time for cold and flu season, I started seeing three “fresh” soups in the refrigerator section with the prepared foods over the past couple of months. I finally bought one of each and the first review will be the Chicken, Barley and Vegetable soup. These caught me a… Read More »Trader Joe’s Chicken, Barley and Vegetable soup