Yupik’s Whole Roasted & Salted Cashews are whole nuts that have been lightly toasted and seasoned! Plump, crunchy, firm cashews are buttery, creamy, and nutty in flavor; ideal for snacking, baking, or cooking applications.
HEALTH BENEFITS: The 411 on cashews!
Not only are cashews delicious, but they are also packed with incredible nutrition! Here are the facts:
- High in heart-healthy monounsaturated fats
- Low in carbohydrates
- Excellent source of protein and iron
CULINARY TWIST: A little salty to go with your sweet!
Love breaded foods but hate the fat and calories? Pulse cashews in a food processor until finely ground and use as a healthy breading” alternative! You can also add a handful of chopped cashews to salads, stir fry, grain dishes, yogurt, granola, and more!
Use your Whole Roasted & Salted Cashews to compliment sweet flavors! Whether topping ice cream sundaes or brownies, salty cashews add texture and balance to your sweet treats! Here’s something fun to try at your next holiday party or gathering – cashew brittle and cashew-chocolate bark! Use a classic brittle-making recipe but replace the suggested nut with your savory cashews! Use the same principal to create cashew bark with the chocolate of your choice! Add nuts, dried fruit, or candy to create festive, original, and delectable combinations to give as gifts or to serve at your next party!
ABOUT CASHEWS: Did you know?
Cashews aren’t actually nuts – they’re seeds! They grow on cashew apples (shaped like pears!), on a tropical evergreen called the cashew tree. The cashew apple is a fruit that is used to make sweet fruit drinks or liquors.Image courtesy of wikimedia.org
HOW TO STORE CASHEWS: Preserve freshness!
Store in a cool, dry place for up to 9 months.