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Traditional latkes

Traditional latkes

5/5 mini-forks for the traditional latkes with a side of sour cream and applesauce – I thought these were crispy and delicious 😋 these potato pancakes are a staple for the season, and these are an easy alternative to making them yourself! (Find then in […]

Peppermint hot chocolate

Peppermint hot chocolate

The perfect sample for this cold winters night ❄️ the peppermint got chocolate served with mini peppermint marshmallows! Can Trader Joe’s get more perfect?! 😱🎄😋👍 rich, pepperminty, and delicious – the marshmallows were just the same 😉

Crispy salmon bites

Crispy salmon bites

5/5 mini-forks for the salmon bites with dynamite sauce – these tasty little bites are crispy, savory, and have that “umami” flavor we all crave. The sauce really is dynamite too! 🌶 They’d make a great appetizer for all your upcoming holiday party needs 🎉

Caramelized onion cheddar cheese

Caramelized onion cheddar cheese

Pita chips with the caramelized onion cheddar cheese 🧀 I loved the onion flavor – tasted like dipping your cheese and crackers into an onion dip! I imagine it’d be awesome on burgers or a cheese tray 🍔

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 […]

Gingerbread crisps with Langres cheese

3/5 mini-forks for the gingerbread crisps with the Langres cheese 🧀 I love cheese as much as the next girl, and I did enjoy this French cheese – tasted milder than Brie, with less richness and intensity. But I wasn’t a huge fan of the crisp! Didn’t get much gingerbread and tasted a little hard even for being a crisp 🙁 what do you guys think?

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 😋 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 😉

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 […]