Dig In Thai

Nutty Grain Salad

July 03, 2014 in

Grain salads are popping up all over the place—from leading European food-retailers, to fast-growing cafeteria-style chains in Southern California. One prominent culinary magazine calls this recent phenomenon the ‘healthiest new food trend.’ So, what’s in a grain salad, anyway? As you might guess, it’s a selection of whole grains, blended with some combination of nuts, seeds, fresh veggies, and dried fruit. It’s obviously no secret that Trader Joe’s Nutty Grain Side Salad errs on the nutty side...

We’re nuts about the Thai Lime & Chili flavor profile! The heat from the piquant chilies glows when accented with the delicate, citrus-y essence emanating from the leaves of the Thai Lime tree. This lively flavor combination easily embraces the rich, meatiness of nuts. Our Thai Lime & Chili Cashews already beckon the bold and the beer drinkers. This got us thinking, what if we combined this winning flavor phenomenon with...

Walk among the street vendors in Bangkok and you’re bound to hear the question, “Sai tung?” This literally means, “Put in bag?” Unlike the more handy, American street foods (think hot dogs), cuisine of the Thai street is not as easily presented on a bun. Flavorful curries with unique vegetable combinations require a different container. Trader Joe’s Sai Tung Green Curry with Sprouted Red Rice is our attempt to transport you to a Southeast Asian boulevard for an uncommon and delectable ‘take-away’ experience! This vegan dish combines...