Today.com names 17 nutritionist-pleasing Trader Joe’s products

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Today.com names 17 nutritionist-pleasing Trader Joe’s products

11/27/2017

Once again, Monrovia, Calif.-based Trader Joe’s has grabbed the national media spotlight with its private brand offerings. Last week, Today.com identified 17 Trader Joe’s foods “nutritionists love”:

  1. Trader Giotto’s Organic Riced Cauliflower, described as a “convenient, low-carb stand-in for rice.”
  2.  Trader Joe’s Stir Fry Vegetables, which can be topped with protein for a complete meal.
  3. Trader Joe’s Wild Alaskan Sockeye Salmon Fillets, which the article noted is “super affordable compared to your local fish market.”
  4. Frozen produce items such as Trader Joe’s Organic Kabocha Squash, which “often look like they did while they were fresh.”
  5. Trader Joe’s Crunchy Salted Peanut Butter With Flax & Chia Seed in part because the product is free of added sugars.
  6. Trader Joe’s Unsweetened Organic Acai Puree Packets, which can be used to create not-too-sweet homemade acai bowls topped with various fruits.
  7. Trader Joe’s Crispy Crunchy Broccoli Florets, described as a “low-carb, crunchy and healthy mid-day snack.”
  8. Trader Joe’s Everything but the Bagel Sesame Seasoning Blend With Sea Salt, Garlic & Onion, which the article stated is “like a New York bagel in a bottle — without all of the carbs.”
  9. Trader Joe’s Wild Arugula Wild Rocket Salad, “a fresh produce bargain” at just $1.9
  10. Trader Giotto’s Balsamic Glaze, which provides “a more impressive mouth feel” than oil-based dressing, according to the article.
  11. Trader Joe’s Whole Wheat Pizza Dough to “add some nutrition and fiber to your slice.”
  12. Trader Joe’s Creamy Low Sodium Tomato Soup, a ready-to-eat “flavorful snack or appetizer.”
  13. Trader Joe’s Just a Handful of Omega Trek Mix, which comes in single-serving packs that are 170 calories each.
  14. Trader Joe’s Just a Handful individual nut packs for on-the-go eating.
  15. Trader Joe’s Crispy Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies, which are 25 calories each.
  16. Trader Joe’s Mixed Nut Butter, consisting of dry-roasted and salted almonds, cashews, walnuts, Brazil nuts, hazelnuts and pecans.
  17. Trader Joe’s dry dog food because it is nutrient-dense and a good value.

To learn more about these products, read the Today.com article