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What can I do with chestnut paste?

by brendastarlet 9 years ago

On a quick trip to Paris, I was charmed by little cans of chestnut paste (they came four cans in a little container.)...


Querencia commented 10 months ago

Making Marrons Glacés

by souschef 8 years ago

I have long been a fan of Marrons Glacés, that wonderful confection made by candying chestnuts. I was turned on to th...


arasta commented 10 months ago

What goes with chestnut?

by outRIAAge 10 months ago

A friend is currently gaga about chestnuts, and I sent her this Saveur recipe for tortellini made with chestnut flour...

Ttrockwood commented 10 months ago

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How long can you keep dried chestnuts?

by saluki 10 months ago

I have a bag of dried chestnuts from a Chinese market in my pantry. They must be years old, since I can't remember wh...

Chestnut recipes

by bblonde 10 months ago

I purchased two vacuum-sealed packages of peeled chestnuts from Trader Joes. I'm so excited Except I have no idea...

Ttrockwood commented 10 months ago

Has anyone found fresh chestnuts in the valley?

by Jen76 7 years ago

Would like to try making a chestnut stuffing. Has anyone found fresh ones - preferrably in the East Valley? I swear I...


GasWreath621 commented 10 months ago

Jarred chestnuts vs. Roasting and peeling my own

by free sample addict aka Tracy L 11 months ago

I am interested in making garbanzo bean and chestnut soup. Would jarred or packaged chestnuts be better than chestnu...


sushee commented 10 months ago

Chestnut flour?

by Joe MacBu 11 months ago

Who carries chestnut flour in Austin? Whole Foods, Central Market, Mandola's, Trader Joe's?


jspancake commented 11 months ago

A can of unsweetened chestnut puree

by Monica 11 months ago

I have a can of imported chestnut's by Element Faugier which is a French brand. I probably picked it fro...

Monica commented 11 months ago

Please help me with roasted chestnuts-How do you get the fuzzy lining off? I just threw 3 pound in the garbage!

by hungryinmanhattan 7 years ago

I love roasted chestnuts and I am USUALLY a very good chef, so I decided to make some. I could NOT get the fuzzy lini...


cbailey13 commented 11 months ago

Help with Chestnut Flour

by saltylivingguru 1 year ago

I have a large bag of chestnut flour. I haven't used it before, and I am not sure how to use it. Any ideas? Thanks ev...

paulj commented 1 year ago

Chestnut dish and dessert

by Monica 2 years ago

I am looking for a restaurant that serves dishes and desserts made with chestnut. Do most Italian restaurants serve ...

Monica commented 1 year ago

Where to find Chestnut flour in Calgary?

by mikedbuch 1 year ago

Hey everyone found a recipe for chestnut gnocchi & want to make it this week anyone in Calgary area know where I can ...


Scary Bill commented 1 year ago

Does the parboiling and spring-loaded plier method work for peeling chestnuts?

by qwerty1 2 years ago

I came across this: . I was wondering if anyone has tried the afor...


jjjrfoodie commented 2 years ago

Sourcing/ selecting decent chestnuts?

by annotate 2 years ago

I am tired of paying top dollar for chestnuts only to find the majority have very few non-moldy, edible parts. Does a...


jmoryl commented 2 years ago

Roasted Chestnut cocktail?

by alialiali 2 years ago

Any ideas for making a cocktail with roasted chestnuts? I have some from a party last night and I feel like I saw a r...


alialiali commented 2 years ago


by jackfredi 2 years ago

I have a recipe for potato leek soup calling for frozen chestnuts. Impossible to find! Can I use fresh and roast them...


medlar commented 2 years ago

Can you actually buy American chestnuts anywhere?

by murphlaw152 4 years ago

My mother-in-law recently asked me to bring New England chestnuts back to California... and I was a little confused b...


Gunner1949 commented 2 years ago

Chestnut flour - making at home

by jimmyb32 10 years ago

Can anyone give me some tips on making my own chestnut flour? I've been unable to locate it in my local stores. I hav...


JosephPas commented 2 years ago

Any foolproof way to roast chestnuts ...?

by Cheese Boy 11 years ago

Is there a proper way to roast chestnuts? I've been doing the same routine for years, and a lot of times that inner s...


Halloweena commented 2 years ago

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