If you’re lucky enough to avoid the unfortunately common nut allergy, you already know how satisfying it is to bite into a crunchy cashew, earthy walnut, palate-pleasing pecan, or any of the other amazing nuts there are to choose from out there. They can all add incredible texture and flavor to pretty much any meal you’re having throughout the day. That said, anyone with a sweet tooth knows just how extra-delicious nuts can taste on their favorite sugary dishes.
You’ll find plenty of inspiration for whipping up confections below, along with some oh-so-satisfying savory recipes in the mix, too. Each one will have your entire family asking for seconds, so be sure to make plenty for everyone. From scrumptious salads to slices of delicious cake, you’re sure to find something that will put a smile on your family’s faces. Take a look to see which of our favorite recipes with nuts you’ll want to make today!
Nut and Seed Crusted Smoked Gouda Cheese Ball
This keto smoked Gouda cheese ball, courtesy of recipe developer Chelsea Cohen of SlimFast, proves that you don't have to give up tasty appetizers just because you're on a low-carb diet.
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Greens 'n Grapefruit Salad
Our toasted glazed walnuts add crunch to tender baby kale and spinach salad that’s tossed with shortcut citrus dressing.
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Green Bean, Walnut, and Fennel Salad With Goat Cheese
This tasty salad is keto-friendly and perfect as a starter or side dish.
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Caramel Nut Chocolate Cake
Almond paste adds richness to this easily-mixed cake that’s filled with salted caramel and topped with crunchy caramel popcorn.
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Easy Maple Pecan Pie
A double dose of maple gives this bakeshop-beautiful dessert plenty of unforgettable flavor — and thanks to a shortcut crust, it’s a cinch to whip up.
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Betty Crocker's Pecan-Chocolate Chip Waffles
Studded with melty chocolate chips and pecans, these golden waffles will sweeten any morning.
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Salted Pistachio Chocolate Truffles
This delicious chocolate truffle recipe is perfect for creating edible food gifts, to add to a decadent dessert spread, or decorate a cake.
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Winter Fruit and Walnut Salad
Juicy oranges, crisp apple slices, and our gourmet-easy Dijon-honey yogurt dressing take salad from ho-hum to “oh yum!”
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Doubly delicious with two kinds of cranberries, these tender sour-cream muffins are finished with a sweet glaze.
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Almond-Raspberry Layer Cake
Any meal is even more delicious when finished with this mile-high almond-scented cake that pairs perfectly with a glass of bubbly.
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