Archive for the ‘Trader Joe’s’ Category

Grifone Sangiovese IGT – 2013 – Wine Review – Trader Joe’s

12/06/2014
Grifone Sangiovese 2013

Grifone Sangiovese 2013

Pretty darn good for $4.49 at Trader Joe’s. This is an IGT classified wine, which just represents that the wine/grapes come from the specified region of Italy (Puglia in this case) and meet the other IGT specifications.  It’s a lesser designation than a DOC designation.  Well, it may not be up to the DOC requirements, but it’s still a pretty good wine and certainly worth the $4.49 price.

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Coffee-Off – Medium Roasts – Food Review

08/29/2014

TJ_TarrazuCoffeeCoffee is the new wine.  Actually it’s been that way for some time now.  Where there used to be several national brands and a few regional brands which all delivered a pretty satisfactory cup of Joe in the morning to get the day going, there is now a bewildering array of “specialty” brands, blends and bedlam.  To complement this there is also a bewildering lexicon of creative befuddlement which ultimately takes your mind off the fact that you may actually be drinking a fairly bad cup of coffee.

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Trader Joe’s Plain Organic Yogurt – Food Review

07/04/2012

I never intended to review this, but here it is.

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Trader Joe’s Stacked Eggplant Parmesan – Food Review

06/25/2012

This was my freezer so long, I hope it’s still carried by TJ.

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Trader Joe’s Balsamic Vinegar of Modena – Food Review

05/23/2012

Must.  A word signifying a degree of compulsion.  But would you be compelled to eat something called must?

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Trader Joe’s – this “apple” walks into a bar … – Food Review

05/19/2012

These are no joke.

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Trader Joe’s Pumpernickel Pretzel Sticks – Food Review

05/17/2012

It’s hard doing food reviews while on a diet.

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Trader Joe’s – Quick Cook Steel Cut Oats – Food Review

04/12/2012

Oats are everywhere.

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Trader Joe’s 100% Greek Kalamata Olive Oil – Food Review

04/09/2012

Pretty bottle.  Pretty good.  Pretty expensive (relatively).

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Beneventano Aglianico – 2009 – Epicuro – IGT – Wine Review – Trader Joe’s

02/28/2012

This is a reader recommendation.  It’s a good recommendation.

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