Recommended use:. Use for baking and cooking - or as a quick, delicious snack.
The almond is a decidious tree that will grow to 4-10 metres in height. Contrary to what most people think, almonds are not nuts, but a drupe. Most trees grow sweet almonds, and a few trees grow bitter almonds.
Sweet almonds are used for baking, with breakfast cereals or as a healthy snack. In addition, almonds are an ingredient in high-quality marzipan.