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French Vanilla Coffee

March 31, 2014 in What's New

Some denounce the practice of flavoring coffee, saying that it’s mostly just a ruse to make bad beans taste better. Apparently, it is true that some sellers take their aging inventory and mask the spoils with flavored oils. While this may be the case with some shady purveyors, be assured that Trader Joe’s approaches every cup of Joe with excellence and integrity. And, our French Vanilla Coffee is certainly no exception! We start with...

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Fruit Frenzy Bars II

March 27, 2014 in What's New

In olden times, soda pop was a combination of carbonated water and flavored powder. It was only a matter of time before someone like little Frankie Epperson of Oakland, California would accidentally leave his cup of homemade pop outside overnight—including the wooden stick for mixing—only to find it the next morning frozen solid. At Trader Joe’s, we’ve taken that serendipitous food innovation called the “popsicle” to the next level with...

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Matcha Green Tea Latte Mix

March 25, 2014 in What's New

Hot tea—in all its varieties—brings warmth, health, and a sense of friendly hospitality to the table. Having known this for centuries, the Japanese developed a ritual called Chado—literally “the Way of Tea”—to celebrate the art of this ancient beverage. Central to this ritual is a very special powdered tea called Matcha. Trader Joe’s Matcha Green Tea Latte Mix puts this exceptional tea right at your fingertips, for all your moments—whether casual or ceremonious. Many of us associate “powdered” beverages with...

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