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Posted: 9/14/2005 11:04:22 AM EDT
Link Posted: 9/14/2005 11:09:48 AM EDT

They are a staple of life, much like beer.
Link Posted: 9/14/2005 1:08:20 PM EDT
I could never get them to stay lit.
Link Posted: 9/14/2005 1:17:13 PM EDT
Link Posted: 9/14/2005 1:26:04 PM EDT
They are the crack cocain of the nut world. Addictive but in a good way.
Link Posted: 9/14/2005 1:26:33 PM EDT
Heck yeah!!
Link Posted: 9/14/2005 1:28:06 PM EDT
once I start eating them , I cant stop
Link Posted: 9/14/2005 1:32:02 PM EDT
Yep.
Link Posted: 9/14/2005 1:36:32 PM EDT
Link Posted: 9/14/2005 1:38:07 PM EDT

They are better if you use a bowl.
Link Posted: 9/14/2005 1:42:23 PM EDT
Probably spend $40 on almonds during my monthy trip to Cost-co. Almonds and my Yuengling watching football. 'tis the season.............
Link Posted: 9/14/2005 1:49:25 PM EDT
yum.
Link Posted: 9/14/2005 3:00:07 PM EDT


Blue Diamond® Growers is the world's largest tree nut processing and marketing company. Founded in 1910, the cooperative celebrated its 94th anniversary in 2004. Blue Diamond® led the development of California's almond industry from a minor domestic specialty crop to the world leader in almond production and marketing. We continue to build markets and create new products, new uses, and new opportunities for members of Blue Diamond® Growers.

Headquartered in Sacramento, California, about 3500 California almond growers deliver California almonds annually to their cooperative. The crop is marketed to all 50 states and more than 90 foreign countries, making almonds California's largest food export, and the sixth largest U.S. food export. The California crop is valued annually at over $1 billion dollars.

Link Posted: 9/14/2005 3:07:24 PM EDT
Blue diamond



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Link Posted: 9/14/2005 3:51:27 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/14/2005 3:51:42 PM EDT by raven]
They're fine, as are raw almonds.

God, you know what's really good? Dipping almonds in honey. Delicious
Link Posted: 9/14/2005 5:08:57 PM EDT
Raven, the smoked ones?
Link Posted: 9/14/2005 5:22:09 PM EDT
I love eating smoked almonds.
Link Posted: 9/14/2005 5:50:58 PM EDT
Just to provide some edjucation for fellow bARFCOMers, almonds are not nuts.
Link Posted: 9/14/2005 5:56:04 PM EDT

Originally Posted By stator:
Just to provide some edjucation for fellow bARFCOMers, almonds are not nuts.



Details, please.
Link Posted: 9/14/2005 5:57:14 PM EDT
jalepeno smoked almonds
Link Posted: 9/14/2005 6:20:24 PM EDT

Originally Posted By edb66:
Raven, the smoked ones?



Raw almonds
Link Posted: 9/14/2005 6:30:11 PM EDT
Blue Diamond SmokeHouse....yummmy
Link Posted: 9/14/2005 8:10:10 PM EDT

Originally Posted By giacutter:

Originally Posted By stator:
Just to provide some edjucation for fellow bARFCOMers, almonds are not nuts.



Details, please.



Almonds are drupes.

drupe
n. Botany, single-seeded stoned fruit with fleshy or dry covering, as cherry or almond. drupelet, drupeole, n. small drupe. drupaceous, a. pertaining to, like, or bearing drupes.

nut
1 a (1) : a hard-shelled dry fruit or seed with a separable rind or shell and interior kernel (2) : the kernel of a nut b : a dry indehiscent one-seeded fruit with a woody pericarp

Essentially, a nut is the actual fruit itself or the entire seed, while a drupe is the interior of the seed.
Link Posted: 9/14/2005 8:15:29 PM EDT
whatever, I'll still eat them...
Link Posted: 9/14/2005 8:16:30 PM EDT
Almonds, peanuts and macadamias.
Yep.
Link Posted: 9/14/2005 8:43:46 PM EDT
A bar I used to go to about twenty years ago, served chili during happy hour.

A package of Blue Diamond Smokehouse Almonds in the chili every time.

YUM


GM
Link Posted: 9/15/2005 5:36:28 AM EDT
Induces smokehouse flatulance in me....

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