Top Pick Of The Week

June 2, 2009

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Truffle Almonds

We’re nuts about these Truffled Almonds. There‘s a close-up photo of the truffle bits below. Photo by Corey Lugg | THE NIBBLE. Styling by Lauren LaPenna.

WHAT IT IS: Gourmet nuts, beautifully gift boxed.
WHY IT’S DIFFERENT: Superb quality, artisan roasting techniques and deft flavoring of specific varieties.
WHY WE LOVE IT: If you “can’t stop eating” regular nuts, wait until you get a taste of these! A memorable gift, too.

Squirrel Brand Gourmet Nuts: Coveted By Humans

Page 3: Sweet Nuts & Serving Suggestions

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Sweet Varieties Of Gourmet Nuts

Those who love pralines—caramelized nuts—may find a bit of paradise here.

Crème Brûlée Almonds®. California almonds are finished with a thin layer of caramelized sugar.

Crème Caramel Pecans™. If you prefer pecans, these are flash-roasted and layered with a caramel coating.

Serving Suggestions

More than snacking from a bowl, you can—and should—integrate these delicious nuts into recipes.

Savory Nuts

  • To accent rice pilaf, chicken salad, endive
    salad (instead of walnuts)
  • With goat cheese, double-crème and triple-
    crème cheeses

Sweet Nuts

  • On sundaes, as a garnish on apple pie, with
    Cheddar and other cheeses

Creme Brulee Almonds
Caramelized sugar kisses California almonds.
Creme Caramel Pecans
Pecans, layered with caramel, are sweet satisfaction.

You’ll come up with your own ideas. Just don’t squirrel these gems away.

Almonds, Cashews, Peanuts, Pecans, Pistachios , Mixed Nuts, Samplers

  • 18-Ounce Tin
    $18.99 To $22.99
  • 36-Ounce Tins In Signature Wood Box
    $37.99 To $46.99
  • 24-Ounce Box Refill Bag
    $19.99 To $30.99

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