Here's to Irish Bangers

March 13, 2017 in Category: Entertaining

Corned beef usually gets all the culinary consideration around March 17th—and it is worthy of such attention—but we thought it was high time to shine a spotlight on Irish Bangers. Though they aren’t actually called “bangers” by the Irish, the rest of the world has adopted this moniker. No matter the word you use, these are true Irish-style sausages. Made with all-natural pork that’s never been treated with antibiotics or hormones, our Irish Bangers include...

Marbled Mint Crunch Chocolate Bar

March 06, 2017 in Category: What's New

Right about mid-March every year, green is on everyone’s minds. This color emphasis owes its origins to St. Patrick’s Day, whose namesake had a fondness for verdant, three-leaved shamrocks. The question arose among our candy developers: If we created a chocolate bar as an ode to green, what exactly would that look like? Their answer is Trader Joe’s Marbled Mint Crunch Chocolate Bar. Crafted in Ireland (perfect!), this is a Chocolate Bar made from a blend of white and dark chocolates, with the addition of natural green...

Irish Bangers

March 03, 2017 in Category: What's New

When St. Patrick’s Day rolls around each year, we all pull out our green Hawaiian shirts and celebrate with the holiday’s traditional foods: corned beef, cabbage, potatoes, Irish soda bread, shepherd’s pie, stouts... And sausage. This staple of Irish cuisine is a must around March 17th, and Trader Joe’s Irish Bangers are perfect for the job. Though Irish Bangers aren’t actually called “bangers” by the Irish, the rest of the world has adopted...