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Trader Joe's Rosemary and Cheese Biscuits

Rosemary & Cheese Biscuits


Unbleached Enriched Flour (Wheat Flour, Niacin, Reduced Iron, Thiamin Mononitrate, Riboflavin, Malted Barley Flour, Folic Acid), Butter (Cream, Water, Salt), Cheddar Cheese (Pasteurized Milk, Cheese Cultures, Salt, Microbial Enzyme), Parmigiano Reggiano Cheese (Cultured Milk, Animal Rennet, Salt. Cellulose Powder [Anti-caking Agent], Natamycin (For Freshness]), Rosemary, Leavening Agents (Sodium Acid Pyrophosphate, Sodium Bicarbonate, Cornstarch, Monocalcium Phosphate), Salt, Cayenne Pepper.

Contains Milk, Wheat.
May Contain Traces of Egg. Soy. Peanut, Tree Nuts.


Nutrition Facts
about 5 servings per container
Serving size 3 Biscuits (28g)

Amount per serving
Calories 180
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 13g 17%
Saturated Fat 8g 40%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 35mg 12%
Sodium 200mg 9%
Total Carbohydrate 12g 4%
Dietary Fiber 0g 0%
Total Sugars 2g
Includes (Not Listed) g Added Sugars 0%
Protein 4g

Vitamin D (Not Listed) mcg 0%
Calcium 10mg 1%
Iron 4mg 23%
Potassium (Not Listed) mg 0%

The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.

We love meat and cheese plates (even though we can never pronounce charcuterie), so we’re always on the hunt for new additions to add to our cutting board.

These Rosemary & Cheese Biscuits sounded delightfully tasty, but we ended up being thoroughly disappointed – in fact we returned them.

First off, the texture on these biscuits is far too crumbly and light – they are so delicate they barely hold together. But truthfully, texture is the least of their problems.

The rosemary is far too powerful, and it does not complement the sharpness of the cheeses – it just kind of sits on top. Rosemary is meant to be applied as a “hint” – this is more of a punch in the mouth.

Also, if we’re being picky, the cheddar/parmesan flavor was a bit unrefined as well – not unlike a Pepperidge Farm Goldfish.

All told, we don’t recommend these biscuits. Unless you want to bring them to a dinner party so you can sit back and snicker at your friends’ reactions to the surprisingly pungent, disjointed flavor.

Have you tried these biscuits from Trader Joe’s? Let us know your opinions in the comments below!

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Review Overview


Can It!

Summary : We didn't like these biscuits. The rosemary was far too aggressive and overwhelming for our tastes.

User Rating: 2.3 ( 3 votes)

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  1. I received these in a Christmas basket/gift. @ first I thought it was biscuit mix but after I realized it wasn’t, I opened & tried them. I loved them. I ate 2 for a couple of days. Then I realized they were going fast & they were delicious. I offered one to my daughter’s boyfriend to try as I thought he would enjoy the flavor (he did). Slowly but surely, eating one per day they, are gone. I had re-named them after a few days “savory cheese cookies” since they were like cookies without sugar etc. I will buy them next time I make it over to Trader Joe’s.

  2. I loved these biscuits and bought a dozen boxes. Returned to the store twice this week and they have disappeared from the shelves, along with the giant marinated Italian artichokes. Can I order them online?? Thanks

  3. I loved these biscuits too…amazingly light, crumbly (in a good way,) excellent flavor.
    I am extremely disappointed that they are unavailable.

  4. I absolutely love these with a bit of cold Pinot Grigio. I am so hoping I can get more now in the month of May!