Recipes Using Almonds

March 4, 2008


The almond is a nut, native to Iran, Syria, Saudi Arabia, Israel, Lebanon, and Turkey. Nutritionally almonds offer a good source for vitamin E, fiber and magnesium along with calcium, iron and protein.


Almonds can be used in dessert dishes, chopped and sprinkled on top of candy, used in stir fry, ground up into almond butter, roasted, seasoned and eaten as a snack. Almond is one of the key ingredients in marzipan, a moldable, edible confection often used for cakes.


You can keep raw almonds longer in the freezer. Roasted almonds should be kept in an airtight container.



Almonds can be ground and made into a almond butter which is a great alternative to peanut butter. Can be made into a flower for a low carb alternative to wheat flour. A milk substitute can made, which is a dairy-free and soy-free alternative for those with dietary restrictions.

Interesting Fact:

Almonds have been praised for many health benefits, such as, cancer prevention. If eaten daily can help lower cholesterol, and boost the immune system.
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April 24, 2007

Toss almonds with sugar in medium non-stick skillet; cook on medium heat 6-8 minutes or until sugar forms a golden brown syrup and evenly coats the almonds, stirring constantly.

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May 29, 2004

There has been a recall of raw almonds due to a potential infection with Salmonella. Eating these almonds raw can cause extreme food poisoning 12-36 hours after eating them.

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February 27, 2017

Spiced almonds are a tasty and healthy treat for any time of year. This is a page about spiced almond recipes.

A pile of cinnamon toasted almonds with a scoop.

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December 24, 2013

This page is about making almond milk. You can avoid lactose by using raw almonds and making your own nut milk at home.

Almond Milk

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June 10, 2013

A delicious side dish can be made with this nutritious vegetable and nuts. This page contains broccoli almond recipes.

Broccoli With Almonds

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