Trader Joe’s Announces 15th Annual Customer Choice Award Winners

Last Updated on February 2, 2024

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Trader Joe’s announced the winners of its 15th Annual Customer Choice Awards on January 22nd, 2024. Every year, the grocer, which is a distant cousin to Aldi, asks its customers to share what their favorite products are in a variety of categories ranging from cheese and beverages to lunch items to bath and body products.

The overall winner once again this year is Trader Joe’s Chili & Lime Flavored Rolled Corn Tortilla Chips, which are like a TJ’s version of name-brand Takis and which also took first place in Trader Joe’s 2023 Annual Customer Choice Awards.

Other notable winners in 2024 include apple cider, goat cheese, creamy spinach and artichoke dip, and more. Browsing the full list can be a great way to get ideas for your shopping list for your next Trader Joe’s run.

And as always, you can view previous years’ winners such as TJ’s Mandarin Orange Chicken and TJ’s Unexpected Cheddar in the Trader Joe’s Product Hall of Fame.

The full list is winning products is below, with links to our own independent reviews of those products when applicable. Feel free to leave a comment sharing what your favorite Trader Joe’s products are. Just keep our community guidelines in mind.

#1 Overall:

Chili & Lime Flavored Rolled Corn Tortilla Chips


2. Steamed Chicken Soup Dumplings
3. Kimbap
4. Steamed Pork & Ginger Soup Dumplings
5. Butternut Squash Mac & Cheese

#1 Beverage:

Apple Cider (Seasonal)


2. French Market Sparkling Lemonade
3. Triple Ginger Brew (seasonal)
4. 100% Tangerine Juice
5. Non-Dairy Brown Sugar Flavored Oat Creamer

#1 Cheese:

Goat Cheese


2. Syrah Soaked Toscano Cheese Spread & Dip (limited)
3. Burrata
4. Toscano Cheese with Black Pepper
5. English Farmhouse Cheddar with Caramelized Onions

#1 Produce:



2. Teeny Tiny Avocados
3. Honeycrisp Apples
4. Persian Cucumbers
5. Lemony Arugula Basil Complete Salad Kit

#1 Appetizer:

Creamy Spinach & Artichoke Dip


2. Mac and Cheese Bites
3. Parmesan Pastry Pups
4. Greek Spanakopita
5. Vegetable Bird’s Nests with Soy Dipping Sauce

#1 Breakfast & Brunch:



2. Chocolate Croissants
3. Almond Croissants
4. Double Chocolate Croissants (limited)
5. Chicken Sausage Breakfast Patties

#1 Lunch & Dinner:

Butter Chicken with Basmati Rice


2. Chicken Tikka Masala
3. Steamed Pork & Ginger Soup Dumplings
4. Vegetable Fried Rice
5. Steamed Chicken Soup Dumplings

#1 Bath, Body, & Home:

Brazil Nut Body Butter (Limited)


2. Daily Facial Sunscreen SPF 40
3. Coconut Body Butter
4. Lavender Spray Hand Sanitizer
5. Eight Dripless Candles (seasonal)

#1 Snack:

Chili & Lime Flavored Rolled Corn Tortilla Chips


2. Organic Elote Corn Chip Dippers
3. World’s Puffiest White Cheddar Corn Puffs
4. Crunchy Curls
5. Patio Potato Chips (limited)

#1 Sweet Treat:

Sublime Ice Cream Sandwiches


2. Mint Chip Ice Cream
3. Hold the Cone! Chocolate Chip
4. Hold the Cone! Chocolate
5. Almond Kringle (seasonal)

About Rachael

Rachael is the Co-founder of Aldi Reviewer. When she isn't busy shopping at Aldi, she enjoys cooking, gardening, writing gothic romance, and collecting more houseplants than she probably should. You can learn more about her at

One Comment

  1. I’ve never gotten, or had any desire to, try so many of these. And the patio potato chips? They were horrendous. I find it so interesting how my tastes differ from the majorities.

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