Tag Archive: Peanuts

May 24

If Peanuts are not a nut – why do they call them peanuts.


Peanuts are not nuts, they are part of the pea family. Because of this, they are prone to spoiling much faster than nuts, which is why they are typically found roasted. Peanut oil can be utilized to make nitroglycerin, a major component of dynamite.

Jan 23

Barney’s Butter – I’m Addicted

Barney Butter

Ladychowchow says: We have all tried Almond Butter and for the most part it is not great. No taste and I have to talk myself into eating it. Eating it is a step above having to go to the dentist for a teeth cleaing  but not much above.  I never really could understand why – …

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Jan 23

Zucchini Ribbon Salad with Lime Juice, Red Chile and Peanuts

It is the time of year in the northeast that you have to be worried answering the door. It could be another neighbor with another bag of  to share Zucchini from their plentiful home garden. Searching the web for more recipes to handle the increasing pile of zucchini on the kitchen counter, I found this gem …

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