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What am I eating? Trader Joe's Eggwich Sandwich

By Dana Babeu, R.D. | July 7, 2022

For busy mornings when I just don’t have time to cook I was able to find a quick and tasty breakfast option – Trader Joe’s Eggwich breadless breakfast sandwich. It’s a turkey sausage patty topped with cheese in between two egg patties. It’s nutritious, easy to prepare and it “feels” like you’re eating a sandwich, just without all the carb heavy bread.  

They come individually frozen in a box of 2 and can be heated up in a toaster oven or microwave. My kids and I tested both preparations and liked the toaster oven version a lot better but the speed of the microwave wins out on hectic mornings. 

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Each sandwich has 16 grams of protein, 3 grams of carbohydrate and no artificial ingredients. They’re always in my freezer for a quick and easy protein boost anytime of the day. Try it out and let me know if you like it.

Dana Babeu, RD, is a registered dietitian at New Jersey Bariatric Center, a medical & surgical weight loss center with offices in Springfield, Somerville, Hoboken, East Brunswick, Hackettstown and Sparta, New Jersey. She provides pre-operative and post-operative nutritional counseling to New Jersey Bariatric Center’s Gastric Bypass, Gastric Sleeve, LAP-BAND (gastric band) and revision patients, in addition to dietary counseling for patients in our Medical Weight Loss program.
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