Nuts, including acorns, pistachios, prickly water lillies, water chestnuts, and wild
almonds, were a major part of the human diet ...
The History of Nuts. Recently there was an archeological dig in Israel where
researchers found evidence showing that nuts formed a major part of man's diet ...
Nuts have been prized for thousands of years for their flavor, versatility, and
health benefits. Learn about the history of nuts.
Cashews are native to Brazil, like the Brazil nut. Cashews were given their
botanical name because they are heart-shaped. Both the Spanish and the Italian
Nuts and seeds were an important energy and nutrient source throughout history.
Almonds and pistachio nuts are mentioned as far back as biblical times, and ...
The history of the pecan, as much an American nut as any, is one of hardiness
and adaptability to new situations and tastes.
The pecan's history shows it is by far one of the most valuable North American
nut species. In the United States, pecans rank second in popularity only to ...
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Dec 19, 2013 ... Walnut, Age 2. My first encounter with a nut was at age two. One of my father's
colleagues was throwing a party at his house. It was a swanky ...
The pistachio has a long and interesting history. Native to the Middle East,
pistachios are one of the oldest flowering nut trees. Recent archeological
evidence in ...