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Dark Chocolate Speculoos Cookie Butter Cups

October 07, 2014 in What's New

Dark. Chocolate. Speculoos. Cookie. Butter. Cups. Do we need to say more? Oh, you know us. Trader Joe’s Dark Chocolate Speculoos Cookie Butter Cups are kissing cousins to our Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups. We already knew that the combination of cookie butter and chocolate was a winner (hello, Speculoos Cookie & Cocoa Swirl!), but the venerable “cup” felt like the ideal way to deliver them together. We also knew that we wanted these to be absolutely perfect. The ratio of cookie butter to chocolate had to be spot-on—that meant that the thickness of the chocolate had to be...

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Chocolate Coconut Almonds

October 06, 2014 in What's New

Almonds continue to be the best-selling nut at Trader Joe’s—in fact, they’re one of our best-selling items, period. Answering that popularity, we’ve chosen to offer up almonds in abundant variety—from raw to roasted to salted to dusted (with cinnamon or chili lime seasoning). Of course, we also sell them covered in chocolate—milk or dark (including a darker, 73% option), or chocolate with sea salt and sugar. There’s even a sugar free chocolate version. Do we really need another kind? Why, yes—yes, we do! Trader Joe’s Chocolate Coconut Almonds have arrived to...

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Field Guide to TJ's Coffee Character

October 06, 2014 in Guides

While a professional cupper may give rank to acidity, and a casual sipper may talk about a brew’s “bite,” they are describing the same thing—coffee character

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