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What is a pinon nut?

PINE NUT Also called Indian nut, piñon, pignoli and pignolia this high-fat nut comes from several varieties of pine trees. The nuts are actually inside the pine cone, which generally must be heated to facilitate their removal. Full Answer

Where do monkey nuts come from?

The term "Monkey Nut" is an alternative term for Peanut; Peanuts are native to Central and South America. In Australia "Monkey nut" refers to the "Pine Nut" or Pine Cone. Full Answer