Dig In | Nuts


Raw Almond Butters

May 04, 2015 in What's New

Our new Almond Butters are completely naked. They’re just plain old almonds, ground to perfection, and happily basking in all their glory. These nuts are au naturale, with nary a salt grain to cover their nude, nutty bums. Aside from the fact that our new Almond Butters have nothing added to them, they are also authentically raw, and by “raw,” we mean that these nuts have not been cooked. They were not...

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Unsweetened Almond Beverages

February 27, 2015 in What's New

Fans of medieval literature are familiar with the sign that appears above the entrance to Hell in Dante Alighieri’s Inferno: “All hope abandon, ye who enter here!” What most Dante fans don’t know is that the inspiration for this sign was the real-life notice posted above the entrance to the lavatory in the author’s Florentine flat. You see, Dante was...

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Truffle Marcona Almonds

January 16, 2015 in What's New

Medieval marriages were rarely motivated by love. More often, they were the union of two people from different clans, arranged by powerful parents for geopolitical gain. If the kids were lucky, love might blossom, and that matrimonial match—though undertaken with mixed motives—could result in true romance. Being matchmakers in victuals (rather than nuptials), and with our...

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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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More Than a Mouthful Trek Mix

September 02, 2014 in What's New

More Than a Mouthful Trek Mix is a blend of: Dried cranberries from Massachusetts, dry roasted California almonds bathed in 58% cacao dark chocolate and sprinkled with crystalline Turbinado (aka Demerara) sugar and coarse sea salt from the San Francisco Bay, roasted and salted pumpkin seeds (aka pepitas) from Mexico, and crunchy pretzel nibs with a Greek yogurt flavored coating... Say that ten times fast! While a quick reading of that description may be impossible, it should give you some idea as to where we came up with the name. You may recognize the...

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