Do you go as gaga for new Trader Joe’s products as we do? Well, we’re not sure that’s humanly possible, but with more plant-based options than ever appearing on the shelves of TJ’s, shoppers like us are flocking there for our vegan fix. Lucky for us die-hard fans, the holiday season’s new items have debuted, which is why we’re stocking up on affordably priced Thanksgiving essentials, vegan whipped cream, and fancy beverages. Here are our picks for the can’t-miss TJ finds of the the moment:
1 Oat Nog
When Almond Nog began appearing on store shelves, we knew the holiday season was here. This creamy, lightly spiced, festive beverage is perfect for serving at your holiday parties.
2 Vegan Gingerbread Loaf
This perfectly moist, ginger- and cinnamon-spiced loaf is found in the baked goods section of the store. Slice up and serve with a hot cup of tea for the ultimate night in.
3 Mini Peppermint Marshmallows
We’re topping our hot chocolates with these adorable, mini, gelatin-free vegan marshmallows this holiday season. Toss them into chocolate cookie dough, pre-baking, for a delicious vegan hot chocolate cookie.
4 Pumpkin-Flavored Joe Joe’s
Everyone’s favorite Trader Joe’s cookie has gotten a fall makeover. These seasonal cookie sandwiches are plant-based and totally irresistable.
5 Pumpkin Oat Beverage
This lightly spiced oat milk has all the flavors of pumpkin spice season and is delicious for whirling into seasonally inspired smoothies and shakes.
6 Everything But The Leftovers Seasoning
This seasoning will make everything taste like a holiday feast. We’re using it to roast veggies, season tofu, and spinkle onto vegan chicken strips before tossing into a salad.
7 Gingerbread Coffee
Trade in your normal coffee beans for this seasonal ground coffee dark roast with wintery spices.
8 Breaded Turkey-Less Stuffed Roast with Gravy
Simplify your holidays by picking up this ready-made roast, which comes complete with rich vegan gravy.
9 Scandinavian Tidings Gummies
These soft and chewy fruit gummies in the shape of Christmas trees, stars, and ornaments, are totally gelatin-free, making them suitable for vegans.
10 Gingerbread Cake & Cookie Mix
Simply swap in a vegan egg replacer, and you’ve got another easily veganized seasonal baking mix. Make it even better by topping with Trader Joe’s new vegan Coconut Whipped Topping!
11 Thanksgiving Stuffing Seasoned Kettle Chips
When a snack craving hits, you’ll be glad you picked up a bag of these herbed potato chips.
12 Candy Cane Joe-Joe’s
Everyone’s favorite Christmas-inspired cookies are back on shelves, and we can’t wait to dip them in almond milk, bake them into seasonal desserts, and eat them straight from the box. NOTE: The gluten-free version is not vegan.
13 Sparkling Pomegranate Punch
This bubbly beverage is bright, richly fruity, and perfectly suited to refresh your holiday spirits.