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Re: trader joe's

Postby stegan » Thu Aug 11, 2011 7:54 pm

Just bought Rocky Road Squares, trying to keep myself from eating them until the girl gets home.

You know what's not vegan? The bran twig cereal. I got lazy and didn't label read before I bought it. I thought "they're bran twigs, what could they possibly have in them?" The answer, I discovered after I ate a bowl and finally read the ingredients, is whey. Whey? Why?!? :brood:
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Re: trader joe's

Postby Shiva » Fri Aug 12, 2011 8:01 am

Maybe because it's a by-product of cheesemaking. Whey is the new gasoline.
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Re: trader joe's

Postby quagga » Fri Aug 12, 2011 9:04 am

Whey is a cheap way to add protein to a product. I was burned by those bran twigs once, too.
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Re: trader joe's

Postby gladcow » Mon Aug 15, 2011 7:45 pm

gluten free toaster waffles + rocky road squares = awesome sammich!
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Re: trader joe's

Postby Dugan » Sun Oct 09, 2011 1:22 am

RnR found and brought home a box of rocky road squares on his last TJ's stop. Yummy.... Such a wonderful surprise!
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