rating tiny culinary treasures from TJs all week long

Dessert

Blueberry streusel bread with lemon curd

Blueberry streusel bread with lemon curd

Blueberry streusel bread topped with a thin layer of lemon curd πŸ‹ I loved this toasty sweet bread with hint of blueberry, and finally had an opportunity to try the lemon curd! Smooth and rich and did not disappoint. Use it for baking, cooking, or […]

Butter toffee coated peanuts

Butter toffee coated peanuts

3.5/5 mini-forks for the butter toffee coated Virginia peanuts πŸ₯œ a nice twist on the idea of candied walnuts or almonds, the peanut does make it taste like a nice toffee peanut brittle πŸ‘ fun to snack on but nothing insanely special!

Dark chocolate stars

Dark chocolate stars

4/5 mini-forks for the dark chocolate stars 🌟 honestly these would have gotten 5/5 rating.. but I have to save that for the mini mint dark chocolate stars 😍😍 they are both so good, rich delicious shortbread robed in dark chocolate.. but the mini mint […]

Dried banana chips with chocolate hummus

Interesting little breakfast sample today – dried banana chips with the chocolate hummus 🍌 🍫 these banana chips were too sweet for me, but I did like the combo with the chocolate hummus. If you haven’t tried it yet, you should! It’s like the texture […]

Candy cane joe joe ice cream

Candy cane joe joe ice cream

5/5 mini-forks for the candy cane joe joe ice cream with a stroopwafel cookie! 🍨 This ice cream is a mix of mint chip and cookies and cream and I am all for it πŸ˜‹ the stroopwafel also gives a nice chewy texture – it […]

Mini mint dark chocolate stars

Mini mint dark chocolate stars

Breakfast sample? I’ll take these delicious mini dark chocolate mint stars 🌟 5/5 mini-forks for mini bites of goodness, with a nice minty aftertaste! Eat them (relatively) guilt free 🌈 🍫

Milk chocolate christmas tree kit

Milk chocolate christmas tree kit

Anybody try this milk chocolate Christmas tree kit? 🌲 🍫 only $4.99 and comes with candy and icing for decorating – holiday fun for the whole family! But is it any good?! Any completed pics would be much appreciated πŸ˜‰

Cookie trio

Cookie trio

Can’t wait to try this new trio of cookies that come in matching tins! πŸͺ The flavors sound so good – toffee oat, cinadoodle, and triple chocolate 🍫 let me know if any of your stores are sampling these, but I bought one to try […]

Pumpkin pie and holiday herb rolls

Pumpkin pie and holiday herb rolls

Another mini-thanksgiving feast awaits you at the Trader Joe’s sample counter! Holiday herb rolls 🍞 with ham and a classic pumpkin pie πŸ₯§ I loved the pie, but didn’t get much herb flavor coming out the rolls this year! πŸ€·β€β™€οΈ pick up your pies and […]

Holiday ornament cookies

Holiday ornament cookies

So cute! I love the idea of easily decorating holiday cookies with way less hassle..πŸŽ„ πŸͺ and I don’t have to buy all the decorations separately hooray πŸ™Œ