THE FOOD SERIES: Almonds

THE FOOD SERIES: Almonds

Almonds have definitely increased in popularity over the years. What’s so good about them? Well let’s find out. DESCRIPTION: Almonds are technically the seed of the fruit from the almond tree, bearing very fragrant white and pink flowers. It is related to the peach, cherry, and apricot trees as it too bear fruits with stone-like […]

THE FOOD SERIES: Pumpkin Seeds

THE FOOD SERIES: Pumpkin Seeds

Finally my first post in the nut and seed category, how exciting! I’m starting off with a good one! DESCRIPTION: In Latin America, pepita is another named used for pumpkin seeds. This usually refers to the hulled and roasted version. Pumpkin seeds are flat, green, oval-shaped seeds that have a chewy, nutty and slightly sweet flavour. […]