A trip toTrader Joesis unlike any other. From the food packaging to the displays to thefresh cut flowersthat greet you at the front door, its chock full offarmers market vibesthat are, quite frankly, hard to ignore. Another thing hard to ignore? Their pre-packaged salads and privately labeled salad dressings.

Find out why Trader Joes salads and dressings are some of the mostbeloved grocery items, ahead.


Trader Joes has some of the best pre-packaged lunch items. Coast-to-Coast/iStock/Getty Images

Its no secret Trader Joes has some of the bestgrocery dealsin town. But, its also home to some of the most affordable and delicious grab-and-go foods like wraps, sushi, and salads. Check out the best Trader Joes salads, below.

Want to try one of Trader Joes most beloved pre-packaged salads? Next time youre there, pick up the Southwest Salad. Created with romaine lettuce, black beans, corn, red onions, bell pepper, cotija cheese, and topped with a tangy ranch dressing, the fan-favorite is one of the most colorful options in the store. Not to mention: Its delicious.

Looking for a salad that has the right amount of sweet, crunchy, and tang? Look no further than Trader Joes Broccoli Slaw & Kale Salad with White Chicken Meat. Made with the stores infamous broccoli slaw, chopped kale, white chicken meat, sunflower seeds, cranberries, and topped with a sweet and spicy dressing, the favorite salad is as delicious as it is healthy.

For a fresh take on an arugula salad, try Trader Joes Lemon Chicken and Arugula Salad. Made with Moroccan-style couscous, red quinoa, seasoned white chicken breast, and a spicy pimiento dressing, the hearty salad is a favorite amongst both its customers and employees.

Switch things up with Trader Joes Tabouli salad. Albeit a little more work than a typical salad, the TJs Tabouli tastes excellent on top of toasted naan bread coated with Trader Joes Garlic Spread Dip. Cut it up with a pizza slicer and serve.

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Those that love to make their own salads know that the secret is in the dressing. That said, not all salad dressings are created equal. Luckily, Trader Joes carries some delicious dressing varieties. Check out the best Trader Joes salad dressings, below.

Its no secret that the Green Goddess Dressing from Trader Joes is a fan-favorite. Created with avocado, apple cider vinegar, green onions, lemon juice, and other flavorful ingredients, the dressing can liven up any homemade salad or wrap.

Brainstorming new ways to add superfood turmeric to your diet? Why not try in your salad with the Trader Joes Almond Butter Turmeric Salad Dressing!Some reviewsdescribe it as most familiar to that dressing that comes with the side salad on sushi lunch specials, but its flavor composition is so much more than that. The tangy, gingery, creamy dressing tastes excellent with Asian salads or on top of fish or chicken as a marinade.