Category: Peanuts

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How to make fried almonds in the microwave: the easiest and fastest snack (and also with fewer calories)

The almonds are one of the most consumed nuts worldwide, especially in Mediterranean countries, present in many sweet and savory recipes. They also stand out for being a classic snack bar, although not in their healthier version. Luckily, we can make microwave fried almonds at home very easily and with little oil. Okay, “fries”, what […]

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Baked Spiced Nuts Recipe

Nuts are one of my favorite foods. So simple and humble, but nutritionally exceptional and with exquisite flavors if you know how to combine them well. Currently, they are one of the most typical accompaniments when it comes to having an aperitif or as a couple of a simple beer, with a special mention to […]

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What if we want to soak them?

There is some concern about anti-nutrients in nuts, although it is not entirely clear that they pose a real problem in a varied and balanced diet. The soaking or prior activation of these products is similar to the process of soaking legumes or seeds, and more recommended if they are to be eaten raw. Leaving […]

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How to Toast Nuts in the Home Oven

The oven is my favorite method because I honestly love to cook anything with this appliance. On the day it is turned on, I try to take advantage of various preparations, such as roasting vegetables, baking bread or gratin some pasta dish. And it seems to be the easiest option when toasting dried fruits, cereals, […]