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20 Vegan Holiday Products to Buy at Trader Joe’s

Grab your favorite reusable tote and coziest scarf and head out to everyone’s favorite unique snack grocer, because we’re rounding up twenty holiday finds this season at Trader Joe’s. After adding these sweet and savory goodies to your basket, be sure to check out their flower section to pick up a glitter poinsettia or cactus to decorate with twinkle lights.

 

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Vegan Gingerbread Loaf

We won’t be the first or the last to tell you about the seasonal gingerbread loaf. This pairs wonderfully with your favorite fruity spread or vegan cream cheese.

Vegan Gingerbread Loaf

Photo credit: @traderjoesveganitems

Festive Corn Tortilla Chips

Much like their autumn counterpart, the festive chips for the holidays come in seasonal fun shapes including stockings, bells, and trees.

Trader Joe's Festive Tortilla Chips

Photo credit: @traderjoesgeek

Candy Cane Green Tea

Enjoy this tea morning, noon, or night without the caffeine jitters. Inspired by the holiday season, the subtle hint of cooling peppermint makes this tea even more refreshing. It goes fast, so stock up!

Trader Joe's Candy Cane Green Tea

Photo credit: @traderjoeslist

Pfeffernusse Cookie Mix

The main ingredients of these yummy soft baked cookies are molasses, spices, and brown sugar. The mix can be easily made vegan with a simple swap of the required butter and egg with your preferred vegan alternatives.

Trader Joe's Pfefferniisse Cookie Mix

Hot Chocolate Sticks – Dark Chocolate

You can snack on these dark chocolate sticks or stir them into a glass of warm dairy-free milk to make delicious hot cocoa. Top your cocoa with seasonal peppermint mini marshmallows.

Trader Joe's Hot Chocolate Sticks

Photo credit: @traderjoesaficionado

Peppermint Mini Marshmallows

No cup of cocoa is complete without these holiday marshmallows! The peppermint-flavored mini marshmallows are sweetened to perfection to level up your holiday drink.

Trader Joe's Mini Marshmallows

Photo credit: @traderjoestreat

Hold The Corn Appetizer

We don’t mean to be corny, but we can’t get enough of these mini savory nests filled with sweet corn and other vegetables. The bite-sized crisps in the shape of a cornucopia are a great snack before your holiday meal.

Trader Joe's Hold The Corn Appetizer

Photo credit: @traderjoeslist

Winter Wake Up Tea

Wake up with some spiced ginger and cinnamon tea with just enough caffeine to help you through those morning Zoom meetings.

Trader Joe's Wake Up Tea

Photo credit: @traderjoeslist

Peppermint Joe-Joe’s

The Joe-Joe’s are Trader Joe’s take on classic Oreos, often with fun seasonal flavors of their own. For the cooler months, pick up the peppermint Joe-Joe’s and be sure to dunk them in your non-dairy beverage of choice.

Trader Joe's Joe-Joe's

Photo credit: @traderjoesaficionado

Scandinavian Tidings

The seasonal relatives of the year-round snack drawer staple, Scandinavian Swimmers, are back! The bite-sized gummies come in cute themed shapes, such as ornaments (berry), trees (sour apple) and stars (sparkling grape).

Trader Joe's Vegan Gummies

Photo credit: @traderjoesveganitems

Holiday Vegetable Hash

Cooking for the family for the holiday? This vegetable hash is a great addition to an existing recipe or as a starter all by itself.

Trader Joe's Holiday Hash

Photo credit: @traderjoesveganitems

Almond Nog

It’s impossible to think of nog without thinking of the holiday season. Add this non-dairy almond-based version of the classic drink to your cart for some seasonal spice. Delicious as a spiked beverage or sipped as is, whichever you prefer!

Trader Joe's Almond Nog

Photo credit: @traderjoesobsessed

Gingerbread Cake Mix

Another customizable and vegan-friendly baking mix (with crystalized ginger pieces in each bite)! This one can be made into cake or soft-baked cookies.

Trader Joe's Gingerbread Cake Mix

Photo credit: @traderjolene

Winter Wassail Punch

Serve holiday punch at your socially distanced gathering. Pour into a bowl with sliced oranges for added pizzazz.

Trader Joe's Winter Punch

Photo credit: @traderjolene

Marzipan Stollen

Lay out a tray of marzipan cake slices with the gingerbread and let your guests try a sampling of each. These unique German desserts come in two sizes, so always be sure to double check the packages as the smaller version is not vegan.

Trader Joe's Marzipan

Photo credit: @traderjoesgeek

Maple Espresso Black Tea Blend

You can have the best of both worlds with the seasonal tea/espresso blend. Coffee and black tea combine nicely with a hint of spiced maple flavor.

Trader Joe's Espresso

Photo credit: @traderjoesaficionado

Handmade Candy Cane with Cocoa Creme-Filled Center

Hang some of these treats on your tree, and then try not to eat them all before Santa slides down the chimney. It’s the classic candy cane we all know and love but with a delicious chocolate center. Yum!

Trader Joe's Candy Canes

Sugar Plum Sparkling Beverage

Cheers to kicking 2020 back to where it came from with this yummy seasonal sparkling beverage. Drink as is for a non-alcoholic sweet treat, or spike with a spirit to ring in the new year.

Trader Joe's Sugar Plum Beverage

Photo credit: @traderjoesgeek

Cocoa Peppermint Almond Creamer

If you’re looking for a little holiday cheer in your morning cup, pick up this yummy cocoa peppermint creamer and taste the season in every sip.

Trader Joe's Holiday Creamer

Photo credit: @traderjoeslist

Mint Chocolate Bon Bons

Last but certainly not least, TJ’s ever expanding vegan dessert options now include mint chocolate bon bons. Bite-sized and absolutely delicious, these need to be in the freezer section year round!

Trader Joe's Bon Bons

Melissa Nowakowski

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Melissa has been vegan for three and a half years and is a self-proclaimed pizza and doughnut enthusiast. Has anyone tried combining the two yet? A public relations executive—when she’s not scouring New York City and beyond for the next great vegan food and beauty finds—she donates her time to HIT Living Foundation dog rescue and spoiling her cat, Waffles.

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