Why Almonds are good for you - Almonds Surface As "The Real MVP"
Recognized as one of the world's most nutritious foods, years of research have shown almonds to offer many benefits for good health. High in plant protein, fiber, magnesium, unsaturated fats and much more. They are the perfect addition to any diet.
Not only have almonds been formally recognized by the new Canada Food Guide, they’re packed with the antioxidant vitamin E. “This is important because antioxidants help prevent your body from the stress of free radicals, which can lead to disease,” Johane M. Filemon, MS, RDN, says.
We love this Mediterranean nut so much because it has such a neutral profile. It is the perfect carrier of flavours, whether used for sweet or savoury dishes or treats, the versatile almond nut can do it all.
Looking to add more almonds into your diet? Try our delicious ready to eat Italian Almond Macaroon Cookies. For the chefs and creatives who love to cook, our innovative Almond Pie Crust Shells and Finely-Milled Almond Flour will give you great foundations to work with.
Check out our Recipes section for some of our favourite recipes using the almond pie shells and almond flour.
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