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If You Shop At Trader Joe’s, You Need To Know About These 18 Insanely Delicious Snacks

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1. Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups

Why you need these in your mouth ASAP: These are legitimately better than Reese's cups! Also, they're great if you're a fan of dark chocolate. Even if you don't want a full container, there are small bags conveniently hanging near the register for 99 cents.
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Why you need these in your mouth ASAP: These are legitimately better than Reese's cups! Also, they're great if you're a fan of dark chocolate. Even if you don't want a full container, there are small bags conveniently hanging near the register for 99 cents.

2. Cookie Butter

Why you need this in your mouth ASAP: It's like a gingerbread cookie in the form of paste! You can use this magical spread to bake, you can use it as a dessert topping, or you can just eat it by the spoonful, while your Nutella sits in the pantry collecting dust.
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Why you need this in your mouth ASAP: It's like a gingerbread cookie in the form of paste! You can use this magical spread to bake, you can use it as a dessert topping, or you can just eat it by the spoonful, while your Nutella sits in the pantry collecting dust.

3. Cookie Butter Ice Cream

Why you need this in your mouth ASAP: OK, so think about all of the great things I just told you about cookie butter... Now imagine that blended into vanilla ice cream. It's a spiritual experience.
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Why you need this in your mouth ASAP: OK, so think about all of the great things I just told you about cookie butter... Now imagine that blended into vanilla ice cream. It's a spiritual experience.

4. Frozen Mac & Cheese

Why you need this in your mouth ASAP: This is better mac 'n' cheese than what most restaurants offer, and all that's required is a few minutes in the microwave. These come up clutch when you're too lazy to cook but want something that tastes of quality.
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Why you need this in your mouth ASAP: This is better mac 'n' cheese than what most restaurants offer, and all that's required is a few minutes in the microwave. These come up clutch when you're too lazy to cook but want something that tastes of quality.

5. Dried Mangos

Why you need these in your mouth ASAP: They're the perfect sweet-tooth killer when you're trying to be healthy, especially if you go with the unsweetened, plain dried mangoes.
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Why you need these in your mouth ASAP: They're the perfect sweet-tooth killer when you're trying to be healthy, especially if you go with the unsweetened, plain dried mangoes.

6. Cinnamon Roasted Almonds

Why you need these in your mouth ASAP: If crunchy snacks are your thing, do yourself a favor and introduce your taste buds to these magnificent cinnamon almonds. It's really nuts how addictive they are.
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Why you need these in your mouth ASAP: If crunchy snacks are your thing, do yourself a favor and introduce your taste buds to these magnificent cinnamon almonds. It's really nuts how addictive they are.

7. Charles Shaw aka Two-Buck Chuck

Why you need this in your mouth ASAP: They say stuff tastes better when it's free, so stuff that doesn't put a huge dent in your bank account has to taste somewhat better too, right? This is extremely cheap wine that heroically provides broke folks with a source of booze.
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Why you need this in your mouth ASAP: They say stuff tastes better when it's free, so stuff that doesn't put a huge dent in your bank account has to taste somewhat better too, right? This is extremely cheap wine that heroically provides broke folks with a source of booze.

8. Bagged Popcorn

Why you need this in your mouth ASAP: Popcorn is always a perfect snack when you want something light that doesn't make you feel full. Plus, Trader Joe's has different flavors — kettle corn, movie theater butter, and even pickle.
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Why you need this in your mouth ASAP: Popcorn is always a perfect snack when you want something light that doesn't make you feel full. Plus, Trader Joe's has different flavors — kettle corn, movie theater butter, and even pickle.

9. Trader Joe's Burritos

Why you need these in your mouth ASAP: Quality + delicious + wide variety = the perfect burrito to stockpile in your fridge.
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Why you need these in your mouth ASAP: Quality + delicious + wide variety = the perfect burrito to stockpile in your fridge.

10. Giant Pound Plus Chocolate Bars

Why you need these in your mouth ASAP: Simply put, it's a very large serving of very good chocolate.
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Why you need these in your mouth ASAP: Simply put, it's a very large serving of very good chocolate.

11. Marcona Almonds

Why you need these in your mouth ASAP: Savory snack lovers seeking somewhat healthier options needn't look further than these glorious Marcona almonds.
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Why you need these in your mouth ASAP: Savory snack lovers seeking somewhat healthier options needn't look further than these glorious Marcona almonds.

12. Joe-Joe's Cookies

Why you need these in your mouth ASAP: They're basically Oreos, so no real surprise there, but Trader Joe's also offers Candy Cane Joe-Joe's during the holidays for an elite, festive treat.
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Why you need these in your mouth ASAP: They're basically Oreos, so no real surprise there, but Trader Joe's also offers Candy Cane Joe-Joe's during the holidays for an elite, festive treat.

13. Dark Chocolate Almonds

Why you need these in your mouth ASAP: These are true gems that surpass typical chocolate-covered almonds by delivering one of the most satisfying snack trifectas: sweet, savory, AND crunchy.
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Why you need these in your mouth ASAP: These are true gems that surpass typical chocolate-covered almonds by delivering one of the most satisfying snack trifectas: sweet, savory, AND crunchy.

14. Mandarin Orange Chicken

Why you need this in your mouth ASAP: Orange chicken is such a perfect food, but sometimes you don't want to go to a restaurant or take the time to make it from scratch. Luckily, you can stash these in your freezer and live comfortably knowing you've got delectable orange chicken a few feet away in your kitchen.
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Why you need this in your mouth ASAP: Orange chicken is such a perfect food, but sometimes you don't want to go to a restaurant or take the time to make it from scratch. Luckily, you can stash these in your freezer and live comfortably knowing you've got delectable orange chicken a few feet away in your kitchen.

15. Chocolate-Covered Bananas

Why you need these in your mouth ASAP: It's a fantastic snack that you can feel great about eating because fruit is involved!
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Why you need these in your mouth ASAP: It's a fantastic snack that you can feel great about eating because fruit is involved!

16. Triple Ginger Snaps

Why you need these in your mouth ASAP: If you want to trade in cookie butter for a solid snack, these are a phenomenal option. Be forewarned, it's legitimately terrifying how easy it is to run through an entire container of 'em without even noticing.
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Why you need these in your mouth ASAP: If you want to trade in cookie butter for a solid snack, these are a phenomenal option. Be forewarned, it's legitimately terrifying how easy it is to run through an entire container of 'em without even noticing.

17. Plantain Chips

Why you need these in your mouth ASAP: They're an underappreciated tasty snack for those seeking light, nutritious options.
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Why you need these in your mouth ASAP: They're an underappreciated tasty snack for those seeking light, nutritious options.

18. Mac & Cheese Bites

Why you need these in your mouth ASAP: BECAUSE THEY'RE MACARONI AND CHEESE IN A BALL, DUH. Seriously, go try 'em. Now.
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Why you need these in your mouth ASAP: BECAUSE THEY'RE MACARONI AND CHEESE IN A BALL, DUH. Seriously, go try 'em. Now.

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