Trader Joe’s recently released their 2015 Customer Choice Award winners, and vegan products won big. In addition to the overall top product – Speculoos Cookie Butter – being vegan, Soy Chorizo won in the category of “Meat/Meatless”, even though it went up against Uncured Apple Smoked Bacon and every variety of chicken sausage (Meatless Meatballs also made the list). Traditional Carnitas were also included in the Meat/Meatless category
Speculoos Cookie Butter, a peanut butter-like substance made out of crushed Speculoos cookies, went up against Mandarin Orange Chicken, The Trader Joe’s Crew, Joe’s Diner Mac ‘n Cheese and Unexpected Cheddar Cheese as the store’s overall favorite product.
Other categories included favorite bakery item (sourdough bread), favorite produce (bananas), favorite salad (organic arugula), favorite beverage (Spiced Cider), favorite candy (Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups), favorite condiment (Organic Ketchup) and favorite pumpkin item (organic canned pumpkin).
You can find the full list of winners on Trader Joe’s website by clicking here.