How to Make Homemade Nut Butter Tailored to Your Specific Taste

Want to know how to make peanut butter, almond butter, or any other nut or seed butter at home? It's incredibly easy, but here are the details you need to get right. You can also tweak any nut butter...


by Querencia 1 year ago

Searching for Minute Tapioca (for some reason it has disappeared from the earth) I ended up at a fascinating website I did not know about, Nuts.com, which has what sounds like the same product for ...

Best Fruit - Arnett Farms: Stone Fruit, Pluots, you name it!

OC Mutt
by OC Mutt 1 year ago

At the Irvine (and Torrance) Farmer's Markets, Arnett Farms continues to be an absolute GEM! I've been going to this stand for years and years and they continue to amaze me with the quality and va...

Bar nuts without rosemary?

by sw33t 1 year ago

Hi all. I'm making Union Square Cafe bar nuts for a superbowl party but some people do not like rosemary. Is there any suitable substitute that I can use? Or does anyone have a bar nuts recipe th...

Where to buy bulk pecans in shell? San Francisco preferred.

by poot 2 years ago

I used to get pecans at the Santa Monica farmers market. I haven’t seen bulk pecans in the shell since. Rainbow? A farmers market?

Can you use nuts as pie weights?

by sophie5311 2 years ago

Wondering if you could use nuts such as almonds or walnuts as pie weights. Thanks!

SPICED NUTS – Home Cooking Dish of the Month, December 2017

by masha 4 years ago

Welcome to our Reporting Thread for our December Dish of the Month (“DOTM”). For those new to our DOTM series, the purpose of this thread is to encourage hounds to prepare the selected dish throug...

Where to buy black walnuts?

by gnuf 2 years ago

Looking for a store in Toronto. Or an online Canadian retailer. Not interested in foraging, sorry.

Indian Nuts

by Electra Jablons 20 years ago

I'm looking for a place to buy Indian Nuts -- a small, sweet, hard-shelled nut grown and hand-picked in the American southwest. They're expensive, yet I used to eat them all the time as a snack at...

Seeking a good savory spiced/roasted nut recipe

by nofunlatte 4 years ago

Okay, I am finally on semester break, but want to make some savory nuts for a holiday gathering (the sweets have all been taken care of by others). I am looking for a recipe with no added sweetener...

Where to buy fresh nuts?

by cwladis 4 years ago

So I have tried buying nuts locally at Whole Foods, and online from various farms--and maybe I just have a particularly sensitive palate--but all the nuts taste a bit rancid to me. Does anyone know...

Prevalence of ground almonds in French baking

by vjb 4 years ago

Howdy, Does anyone happen to know why so many French recipes for baked goods call for ground almonds? I'm not talking about macarons, but rather cakes, petits gateaux, tortes, "pain de" this or ...

La Tourangelle nut oils

by HaveSpoonWillCook 4 years ago

I just bought some pistachio, walnut and hazelnut oils from La Tourangelle. The pistachio oil is divine! Green, thick, beautiful aroma and taste. I've used it for dipping bread - would love sug...

Looking for hickory nuts (LI)

by Scott_R 4 years ago

Shelled, if possible, mom & pop store preferred overchain. Not looking to forage for them, :)

Almond Extract and Nut Allergy

by SaraASR 13 years ago

Does anyone know if people who are allergic to nuts (like almonds) also have an allergy to Almond Extract. I am making sugar cookies and the glaze I want to make calls for Almond Extract. Any extra...

Pine nut substitution?

by chinchi 9 years ago

A friend passed along an interesting sounding recipe for pasta with sardines, fennel, currants, and pine nuts. I have avoided using pine nuts after a couple friends suffered from pine-mouth. Addi...

Cheese Ball help

by Multifoiled 5 years ago

I'm going to make this Bits & Pieces Party Cheese Ball for cocktail hour for my family's Christmas gathering. People were so helpful with my "unique marmalade" request that I thought I'd come back ...

The science behind candied nut recipes?

by Shrinkrap 8 years ago

Many years ago I made what I thought was the perfect candied pecan recipe for my tastes, most likely from Gourmet, but have never found the same one again. I have seen and tried many, and have a co...

The best way to coarsely chop nuts?

by greygarious 12 years ago

Costco's Kirkland brand nut meats, in 3# bags, are good quality and a good price. I like to chop them coarsely but evenly for use in cookies, brownies, etc. I do about a pound at a time, to keep...

Innovative appliance for nuts seeds and spices!

by Galamba 5 years ago

Dear community, I am currently studying for my PhD on product design, and thought it was a good idea to come up with something useful and innovative on the field of small kitchen appliances. ...

Sicily pistachios, supermarkets

by Cornetti 6 years ago

Anyone know the price on Bronte pistachios in Sicily and where the best place to buy it is? I'm headed to Sicily for the first time in 2 weeks at the end of October and was hoping to pick up some B...