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Trader Joe's is like the ultimate best friend: reliable, approachable, always armed with quality, cheap wine and, admittedly, a little crazy. That's why we're always willing to wait in that line.
But aside from the overall experience, there are also certain products that keep us coming back for more. (Like, imagine buying cookie butter anywhere else? Blasphemy!)
So, which are the best of the best? Every year, TJ's holds a Customer Choice Award survey — and the results are in.
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Many of the winners and runners-up have remained the same year to year, but there was a big surprise: Cookie Butter was, at last, dethroned — by Mandarin Orange Chicken.
Find out if everyone else loves your TJ's faves as much as you do:
Mandarin Orange Chicken
Runners-up: Cookie Butter, Joe's Diner Mac 'n Cheese, Triple Ginger Snaps, Pound Plus 72% Dark Chocolate
Soft Pretzel Stick
Runners-Up: Almond Ring Danish, Sourdough Bread, Kringle, Organic French Baguette
Runners-Up: Triple Ginger Brew, Winter Wassail, 100% Honey Crisp Unfiltered Apple Cider,100% Cranberry Juice
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Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups
Runners-Up: Dark Chocolate Covered Almonds, Scandinavian Swimmers, English Toffee, Dark Chocolate Sea Salt Caramels
Runners-Up: Triple Creme Brie, 1000 Day Gouda, Sharp Cheddar Pub Cheese, Goat Cheese Log
Cold Brew Coffee
Runners-Up: French Roast Coffee, Wintry Blend, Kona Coffee, Joe's Dark
Runners-Up: Green Dragon Hot Sauce, Thai Sweet Chile Sauce, Aioli Garlic Mustard Sauce, Hatch Valley Salsa
Mandarin Orange Chicken
Runners-Up: Joe's Diner Mac 'n Cheese, Riced Cauliflower, Hatch Chile Mac 'n Cheese, Chocolate Croissants
Runners-Up: Meatless Meatballs, Ground Turkey, Chicken Sausage, Grass Fed Angus Ground Beef
Runners-Up: Avocados, Brussels Sprouts, Riced Cauliflower, Arugula
Runners-Up: Baby Spinach, Cruciferous Crunch, Butter Lettuce, Healthy 8 Chopped Veggies
Peanut Butter Pretzels
Runners-Up: Organic Corn Chip Dippers, Plantain Chips, World's Puffiest White Cheddar Corn Puffs, Kettle Corn
Runners-Up: Pumpkin Bread & Muffin Mix, Gluten Free Pumpkin Bread & Muffin Mix, Organic Canned Pumpkin, This Pumpkin Walks Into a Bar