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Maj October 25th, 2014 5:57am

Trader Joe's has a new product: pumpkin caramel. It's delicious and actually contains pumpkin. I made myself a latte with it and couldn't help thinking, "Suck it, Starbucks! My coffee is more legit than yours!"

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Yazz No PC
10/25/14 8:51 am

Biased poll....

RedDye40 Way Over Yonder
10/25/14 7:48 am

Yum! I'd love it if a Trader Joes opened in our new community, that and Costco are two store I miss now that we live in the 'burbs.

susanr Colorado
10/25/14 10:44 am

Move here! Costco just opened their first store in the area a couple of weeks ago, and there's a Trader Joe being built as I write this... was supposed to open Oct. 1 but postponed until January. It's within walking distance of my apartment!

HappyLez No Worries... Be Happy
10/25/14 3:57 am

I don't like Pumpkin.... What else can you think of to make good coffee

dawl adulting
10/25/14 6:34 am

TJ's has a good salted caramel sauce without pumpkin, I would just make a latte with that!

Maj Worth Economist
10/27/14 8:26 am

My favorite is caramel with pumpkin pie spice (Trader Joe's Pumpkin Pie Spice blend is the best). My favorite coffee shop also makes a mean macchiato with chocolate milk and caramel (I'm in love with caramel).

Maj Worth Economist
10/27/14 8:29 am

They also make a grasshopper with creme de menthe and chocolate. That's Ara's favorite right now. :)

dawl adulting
10/27/14 8:49 am

Killin me Maj, YUM!!!!!

kermie gaytopia
10/25/14 12:13 am

If I see one more thing about pumpkin I will stuff an entire gourd up each person's nostrils. All of them. Every people.

Kay41 the Midwest
10/25/14 5:10 am

Deep breath. In... out... in... out... in... out....

alynn Somewhere wonderful
10/25/14 10:03 am

Sounds like someone needs a pumpkin latte. ;)

susanr Colorado
10/25/14 10:42 am

Item #17 that will forever prevent us from being real friends.

Maj Worth Economist
10/27/14 8:33 am

Man. Trader Joe's is all pumpkin right now. The best thing in the store are the pumpkin macarons - Giovanni loves those. He actually started cooking classes because they had an all pumpkin one and he wanted to eat all the punkins!!

susanr Colorado
10/27/14 11:23 am

Damn, TJ will be out of pumpkin phase before they open their store here. Was supposed to be Oct. 1 but it's delayed until maybe Feb.

They'll always have triple ginger cookies, though.

Maj Worth Economist
10/27/14 2:26 pm

And their cover-everything-in-chocolate phase lasts year round! ;)

susanr Colorado
10/24/14 11:27 pm

Yum. I've been making my own pumpkin spice lattes with pumpkin purée, pumpkin pie spice, soy milk & usually a little Torani French vanilla syrup. Or, a couple of times, caramel syrup.

dawl adulting
10/25/14 6:30 am

I do the same but with almond milk :-)

iBakes California
10/24/14 11:02 pm

Their dark chocolate pumpkin spice salted caramels are ridiculous. I basically raided the pumpkin themed display.

imanag My heaven on Earth
10/25/14 12:39 am

I'm heading to Trader Joes this week for the monthly run. After what you and Maj have said, I can see that I've got to add a few items to my list. :)

Maj Worth Economist
10/27/14 8:34 am

Oh, yeah!!!