9 New Trader Joe's Products and the Perfect Recipes to Showcase Them
Always something new at Trader Joe's
We already know how much Trader Joe’s is loved by its customers. They even have a behind-the-scenes podcast for their biggest fans! One reason they remain popular is the fact they’re constantly adding new—and improved—products to their lineup.
To help you prepare for your next shopping trip, we’ve collected nine of the new Trader Joe’s items we’re most looking forward to and we even found the perfect Family Circle recipes to complement them.
Old-Fashioned Waffle Cones
For the first time ever, you can find ice cream cones in the aisles of Trader Joe’s. These all-natural crispy cones are sturdy enough to hold your scoops until the very last bite and they’re kosher certified!
Use It: To Hold a Summertime Treat
When was the last time you made homemade ice cream? This nostalgia-inducing blackberry lemon custard ice cream recipe will take you back to the carefree days of childhood.
Trader Joe's Asiago Cheese
Trader Joe’s has had its own tasty version of Asiago cheese for a while now, but they knew it could still be improved upon. So off to the Asiago Plateau of northern Italy they went -- and came home with their tastiest Asiago yet.
Use It: For Cheesy Dinners and Side Dishes
These herb and asiago popovers are the perfect dish for family movie night. And you won’t spend all night in the kitchen since they only take 30 minutes to cook.
Simpler Wines Chardonnay Too Uncanny
There’s a new kid in town. The Simpler Wines four-packs of wine in a can known have proved to be so popular that Trader Joe’s decided to another option: the Chardonnay Too Uncanny.
Use It: As the Perfect Complement
Planning a fancy dinner party? You can’t go wrong pairing Chardonnay with seafood, and this delicious broiled scallops with parmesan cream sauce recipe is no exception.
Get the recipe: Broiled Scallops With Parmesan Cream Sauce
Organic Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast Strips
Finding ways to eat healthy can be tough for busy families these days. That’s where Trader Joe’s organic chicken strips can come in handy, whether you’re in the mood for salad or perennial kid-favorite chicken tenders.
Use It: To Whip Up a Family-Friendly Meal
Grilled chicken tacos are another simple recipe these chicken strips would be perfect for. Just add your favorite topping —we recommend our guacamole (try it with pomegranate!) and salsa recipes—and you’ll have a meal everyone will love.
Get the recipe: Grilled Chicken Tacos
Unsweetened Almond, Cashew & Macadamia Nut Beverage
Looking for a tasty alternative to milk? Whether you’re vegan, lactose-intolerant or just seeking healthy options, this three-nut beverage will be sure to delight your taste buds.
Use It: For a Dairy-Free Treat
This banana-cashew smoothie offers a delicious way to enjoy milkshakes without the milk. Substitute Trader Joe’s three-nut beverage for the almond milk to take the taste up a notch.
Get the recipe: Banana-Cashew Smoothie
BBQ Cut Fresh Atlantic Salmon Fillets
These antibiotic-free salmon fillets come in new vacuum-sealed packaging, are raised in Norwegian salmon farms and are perfect for any type of cooking from grilling to poaching.
Use It: To Create a Delicious Vietnamese Dish & More
Spice up dinnertime with this protein-packed meal that’s sure to please family members with the pickiest palates.
Rosemary Balsamic Steak Tips
These sweet and savory tips combine two of the most popular marinade flavors you’ll find in restaurants: rosemary and balsamic vinegar. Throw them on the grill for an easy backyard dinner.
Use It: For a Backyard BBQ
Seedy Almond Salad Topper
Add flavor and texture to your next meal with this combination of sliced almonds, roasted pepitas (shelled pumpkin seeds with salt), white and black sesame seeds, and nigella seeds. Sprinkle it on everything from salads to bagels with cream cheese to oatmeal.
Use It: To Top Off a Summer Salad
The Seedy Almond Salad Topper will pair perfectly with this chopped salad recipe that adds some heat to your everyday salad by incorporating Frank’s RedHot sauce, turkey and lots of healthy veggies.
Peach Bellini Jam
Are you a fan of both peaches and Italian sparkling wine? Trader Joe’s latest jam combines the fruity favorite and bubbly Prosecco to create a flavor that’s perfect for anytime of day—not just breakfast.