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Old 02-27-2005, 04:19 PM   #21
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Cool :) Let me know what you think.
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Old 02-28-2005, 04:10 PM   #22
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norgeskog that sounds delicious! I will have to look for that sauce next time I am there. I think the way your prepared it is a great idea.

Another good sauce they have it their General Tsao sauce. I was pretty impressed. A lot of times at Chinese restaurants I am disappointed in their General Tsao's so i was a bit skeptical to try Trader Joes version. It was really pretty good. It was not overly sweet and had a little bit of a kick.
Coincidence????? GB I went to Trader Joe's on Saturday and guess what??? They were demonstrating Tsao with a new fresh vegie they had - sugar snap peas, bok choy and snow peas in same mix, added onion and the sauce, wow was it good, and yes I got a bottle and anxious to try it. I did not get the vegies however, as it was fresh and too much for me to eat before it spoiled. But I can get the same vegies in bulk so I can buy what I need and do the same thing, either with chicken or pork. MMMMM
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Old 02-28-2005, 04:15 PM   #23
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That is so cool. It was meant to be :)
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Old 03-01-2005, 05:48 AM   #24
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I am very encious of all of you with a Trader Joe's nearby. There isn't one store in all of Florida. :(
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Old 03-01-2005, 10:05 PM   #25
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Cool :) Let me know what you think.

GB, I tried the General Tsao's sauce yesterday. I stir fried a chicken breast and then added the sauce. I let it simmer just a minute or so. Then I spooned it over hot rice and sprinkled it with green onions. It was very good. Not too spicy, but also not too sweet.
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Old 03-01-2005, 11:16 PM   #26
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I am so glad you liked it! I love that it is not too sweet.
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Old 03-02-2005, 10:13 PM   #27
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Has anyone tried Trader Joe's Roasted Pepita Simmer Sauce? I bought a jar the other day and was just curious if anyone else has tried it.
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Old 03-03-2005, 01:07 PM   #28
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Found one about 15 minuts from my home. I need to pay this place a visit.
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Old 03-03-2005, 01:53 PM   #29
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I haven't made it to Trader Joe's yet. Are the sauces you folks mentioned actually a Trader Joe's brand? I'd love to try the General Tsao's sauce!
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Old 03-03-2005, 01:56 PM   #30
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Who was General Tsao, anyway?
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