SPOTTED ON SHELVES – 5/2/2016

Here are some interesting new and limited edition products found on store shelves by us and your fellow readers. If you’ve tried any of the products, share your thoughts about them in the comments.

Pillsbury Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Shape Sugar Cookies
Pillsbury Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Shape Sugar Cookies

Wake me up when Pillsbury comes out with cookies shaped like their weapons. (Spotted by Sylvia at Vons.)

Alden's Organic Mint Fudge and Vanilla Bean Ice Cream Sandwiches
Alden’s Organic Mint Fudge and Vanilla Bean Ice Cream Sandwiches

Alden's Organic Salted Caramel and Chocolate Peanut Butter Ice Cream Bars
Alden’s Organic Salted Caramel and Chocolate Peanut Butter Ice Cream Bars

Alden's Organic Vanilla Fudge Ice Cream Bars
Alden’s Organic Vanilla Fudge Ice Cream Bars

I don’t know who Alden is. Is that the name of the founder or the town where the company started or the cow on the box? No, it can’t be the cow’s name because it’s got to be a female to produce milk, and Alden isn’t a female name. (Spotted by Rachel C at Sprouts.)

Sam's Choice Meal Kits (Chicken Marsala, Chicken Teriyaki, and Beef Pot Roast)
Sam’s Choice Meal Kits (Chicken Marsala, Chicken Teriyaki, and Beef Pot Roast)

Sam's Choice Meal Kits (Seasoned Pork Mac & Cheese, Braised Pork Carnitas, and Beef Meat Loaf)
Sam’s Choice Meal Kits (Seasoned Pork Mac & Cheese, Braised Pork Carnitas, and Beef Meat Loaf)

Thanks, Sam! You’ve given shoppers a lot of choices when it comes to these meal kits. (Spotted by Kevin G at Walmart.)

KC Masterpiece BBQ Sauce Mix & Dry Rub (Original, Sweet Honey, and Spicy Habanero)
KC Masterpiece BBQ Sauce Mix & Dry Rub (Original, Sweet Honey, and Spicy Habanero)

According to the packaging, it can be customized with juice, soda, beer, or bourbon. I look forward to Natty Ice Sweet Honey BBQ. (Spotted by Amanda at Walmart.)

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3 thoughts on “SPOTTED ON SHELVES – 5/2/2016

  1. Those Sam’s Choice meals have been out for a while.

    Well, the meatloaf, pot roast and carnitas are. They just changed the packaging a bit.

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