Trader Joe’s Introduced 5 New Items In 2018 & They’re Going To Be Game Changers

Ah yes, Trader Joe's. The go-to grocery store that is everyone's saving grace. For those millennials who are taking their first baby steps into the nether (read: the author of this post who is a new LA transplant), it's the perfect store to get your fave meal ingredients and snacks at. The quality is unbeatable, but also, cheap much??

For me, my new apartment is sandwiched between a Trader Joe's and a Whole Foods. Do I appreciate the latter? Yes. They've brought me much joy in the form of their pretty wide selection of Hydro Flasks. However, there's nothing like walking into TJ's and coming out several bags of food later — I personally am always marked with Trader Ming's to-die-for Pork Gyoza Potstickers, penguins with Gummy Tummies, and their Pumpkin Spice Granola.

Now, we all know true Trader Joe's fans avidly watch their "What's New" section to check out the latest products they've released. In the last few months, they've featured gourmet food such as these Sweet Pull Apart Aloha Rolls that are perfect for breakfast, this Apple Cranberry Herbal Tea Blend that personally enhances my mornings, and this Salted Caramel Flavored Hot Cocoa that will leave you going to Starbucks (at least a little) less often.

But many of their items were seasonal, and now that we're transitioning into the new year, what could TJ's have up their sleeve?? Never fear, dear shoppers — they have not disappointed. Check out their latest five products: