rating tiny culinary treasures from TJs all week long

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Cajun style fettuccini Alfredo

Cajun style fettuccini Alfredo

4/5 mini-forks for the Cajun style fettuccini Alfredo with chicken 🌶 I like it but I don’t LOVE it! It’s a rich creamy Alfredo sauce with some added heat (much appreciated) all with chicken and pasta 🍝 comes in the frozen section for a quick […]

Mushroom truffle flatbread

Yum! Let the truffle continue with this mushroom 🍄 and truffle pizza 🍕 coming at you from the frozen section of Trader Joe’s! It’d probably make a better passed appetizer or side dish rather than main pizza, but good either way! If you like mushrooms, […]

Cocktail hot dogs with Carolina gold bbq sauce

Cocktail hot dogs with Carolina gold bbq sauce

Happy 2020! 4/5 mini-forks for the beef cocktail hot dogs paired with Carolina gold BBQ sauce. This makes a great appetizer, especially warmed in a slow cooker, and tastes high quality for a low price 🍖

French onion soup bites

French onion soup bites

Interesting appetizer with the French onion soup bites, found in the frozen section – gets a 3.5/5 rating from me! Honestly, the flavor was pretty good, but better in soup form 🥣 I much prefer the caramelized onion with feta cheese bites for an appetizer […]

Kung pao chicken with Japanese style fried rice

Kung pao chicken with Japanese style fried rice

Kung pao chicken with the Japanese style fried rice 🍚 tangy and with a great crunch coming from the water chestnuts and peanuts! This old staple is sure to satisfy 👍 the Japanese style fried rice has soybeans and tofu with edamame and has a […]

Black truffle Alfredo flatbread

Black truffle Alfredo flatbread

This black truffle Alfredo working overtime! This time it was featured with the flatbread pizza crust and grilled chicken strips 🍕 Honestly made a great pizza but could use a few veggies! (I didn’t miss the cheese)

Tomato soup with truffle cheese bites

Tomato soup with truffle cheese bites

Perfect sample for this cold and rainy Sunday ☔️ the roasted tomato and red pepper soup with the black truffle cheese bites 🥣 🧀 this is crazy addictive and I feel like i could eat bowls of this! 5/5 mini-forks for sure 💫

Black truffle Alfredo sauce

Black truffle Alfredo sauce

4.5/5 mini-forks for the tortellini with the black truffle Alfredo sauce.. every bit as indulgent as you think it would be 😈 ultimate comfort food with a fancy twist!

Broccoli and cauliflower sauté kit

Broccoli and cauliflower sauté kit

Ok this was surprisingly delicious 🥦 the broccoli and cauliflower sauté kit comes with walnuts, croutons, and a basil dressing and basically tastes like you’re eating FANCY vegetables covered in a nice pesto dressing 🥗 served warm! I actually had seconds! #eatyourveggies

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 🥧 I loved the pie, but didn’t get much herb flavor coming out the rolls this year! 🤷‍♀️ pick up your pies and […]