From organic peanut butter cookies to creamy red pepper bisque, these are the five grocery store buys you need to try this month.


Banza Cacio e Pepe Shells ($3.49)

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When I'm too lazy to clean the cheese grater, this chickpea mac and cheese does the trick. —Grace Rasmus, associate digital editor

Plant Snacks Super Seed Mix Cassava Root Chips ($3.99)

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Perfect for parties (or 3 p.m. munching), these crackers don't last long around our office. —Alexandra Wozniczka, art/production assistant

Emmy's Organics Peanut Butter Cookies ($6.99)

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I usually prefer my baked goods with allll the gluten and butter, but these delicious vegan, gluten-free cookies won me over. —Nina Elder, executive food editor

Now Planting Red Pepper Bisque ($6.99)

now planting red pepper bisque with paprika almonds
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When I don't have time to make my own, this tasty soup could fool me into believing I did! I love that it comes with a nutty topper, too. —Tara Holland, food editorial assistant

SkinTē Green Tea Grapefruit ($5.99)

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Calling all wellness obsessives: This refreshing sparkling tea comes with a boost of collagen. —Kendall Wenaas, editorial assistant