Our Recipes

Looking for more ways to use our delicious cashews? Look no further! View our tried & true recipes below!

Recipes

Hawaiian Cookies: (yield 36-48 large cookies)

These yummy cookies are so versatile! Use them for appetizers, on cheese platters, in bread baskets or simply enjoy them as snacks.

Ingredients

  • 8-ounces butter
  • 8-ounces vegetable oil
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 21/4 cups All Purpose Flour
  • 3 tablespoons cornflakes, crushed
  • 6 tablespoons “Simply Salted” cashews, grind fine
  • 3 tablespoons coconut, fine
  • 6 tablespoons oatmeal
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla

Directions

Method: Combine fats and sugars together. Cream for several minutes. Add egg. Mix well. Add flour, dry ingredients, and flavoring. Chill for 30 minutes. Preheat oven to 350F. Scoop 2oz (about 4 tablespoons) of cookie dough and place on cookie sheet lined with parchment paper. Bake 10-14 minutes.

   

Blue Cheese Cookies

These yummy cookies are so versatile! Use them for appetizers, on cheese platters, in bread baskets or simply enjoy them as snacks.

Ingredients

  • 2 oz. blue cheese or cheese of your choice
  • 2 oz. cream cheese
  • 2 oz. butter
  • 2 oz. cake flour
  • 2 oz. Herb n’ Nuts Cashews, finely grounded

Directions

  1. Cream butter and cheeses together. 
  2. Add flour, then cashews until completely mixed.
  3. Cool 20 minutes.
  4. Roll cool dough into 2” logs. Freeze completely.
  5. Cut into 1/4” slices.
  6. Bake at 350F for 10-12 minutes.
  7. Yield: 24-36 cookies

 

Nut n’ Honey Fruit Balls

These nutritious cookies are great because there is no added sugar or flour - making these delicious cookies gluten and sugar free! No fuss because there is no baking involved. All you do is place the ingredients in a food processor and turn the power on. My kids love this healthy treat and  repeatedly ask for them. Can a cookie be any easier to make? If you can find one, please let me know!

Ingredients

  • 1 cup Herb n’ Nuts Cashews
  • 1 cup pitted dates
  • 1 cup dried cranberries – or any combination of dried fruit you like
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1 tablespoon apple juice
  • ¼ teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/8 teaspoon ginger

Directions

  1. Add all of the ingredients to a food processor and pulse until finely minced
  2. Measure a tablespoon of the mixture and shape into round balls in the palm of your hands. Place in an airtight container.
  3. You’re done!

 

Donuts with Lemon Rosemary Glaze: yield 20 donuts

Dough Method:

  1. Bloom yeast in water.Let set.
  2. 75-80F Combine rest of ingredients with dough hook.
  3. 7gm yeast, dry instant Add yeast/water mix and knead for 5-8 minutes.
  4. 2ea eggs Add nuts and knead 1-2 more minutes.
  5. 28gm sugar Let sit in bowl covered for 1.5-2 hrs until double.
  6. 28gm milk powder Punch down (deflate) and roll to .5” thickness
  7. 224gm bread flour Cut with donut cutter, cover, and rest 20 minutes.
  8. 168gm pastry flour Heat oil to 350F.
  9. 7gm baking powder Fry for 1-2 minutes on each side or golden brown.
  10. 7gm salt Cool. Garnish with icing and nuts.
  11. 84gm butter 84gm “Herb n’ Nuts” cashews, grind fine

*** vegetable oil (for frying)

Glaze Method:

  1. Combine sugar and syrup in a bowl.
  2. 224gm powdered sugar Add juice and start with half the liquid and stir.
  3. 1ea lemon juice/zest Add more liquid to desired consistency.
  4. 1tsp corn syrup Cover if not using right away or it will dry up.
  5. 6Tbl+ milk or water Dip donut in glaze. Garnish. Let dry. Enjoy!
  6. 28gm milk powder Punch down (deflate) and roll to .5” thickness
  7. tt “Herb n’ Nuts” cashew, grind fine
  8. tt rosemary, chopped fine
 
 
 


 

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