The rise of gluten insensitivity has led to the innovation of a whole range of substitute flours ground from host of alternative nuts and grains. What’s become clear is that the benefits of non-wheat flours go far beyond gastrointestinal health. Such is definitely the case with Baker Josef ’s Organic Coconut Flour. It’s not only a healthy option, but it’s also phenomenally flavored with a long list of food applications. Our Coconut Flour is made simply from organic coconuts that are grown in the Philippines. The meat from the harvested coconuts is...

We have been selling Mesquite Honey for a long time, and lots of it. Until this year, our supply has come from the Sonoran desert of Northern Mexico. Had it not been for the bandits that stole our last few loads (seriously!) our 2013 supply would have lasted until the 2014 crop. This dramatic turn of events drove us to the arid deserts of Argentina—the third largest exporter of honey in the world (after China and the U.S.). What we found there was another high quality bee product that will keep Trader Joe’s Mostly Mesquite Honey flowing, come bandits or high water...

As nations go, the Isle of Man is tiny (only 13 miles wide by 33 miles long). For such a small country, it’s home to some pretty great things. There’s the famous Tourist Trophy (TT)—a century-old cross-country motorcycle race that is the most treacherous in the world. There’s also Tynwald, the Isle’s legislature widely recognized as the oldest continuous parliamentary body in history. And then... there’s the cheese, of which Trader Joe’s Isle of Man Vintage Cheddar is a chief example. Dairy has been produced on the Isle of Man since Viking times, but it wasn’t until after...