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Try Macadamias Instead of Pine-Nuts for a Tasty Creamy Pesto

Fresh, green pesto is delicious on pasta, salads and sandwiches. Most pestos are made with pine nuts, which add creaminess and a hint of earthy flavor. However, if you love creamy, natural pesto, there’s an even better choice: make yours with macadamia nuts instead. This drool-worthy macadamia nut recipe will soon become a family favorite! […]

Sweeten Up Your Baked Goods With This Incredibly Simple Honey Butter

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It’s pretty hard to improve on our raw honey from Hawaii, but a delicious way to enjoy it regularly is to whip up a batch of honey butter. This delicious spread can be kept in your cupboard and spread on your favorite baked goods for a tasty breakfast, snack or even lunch. Honey butter is […]

Replace Your Peanut Butter With This Tasty Mac Nut Butter Recipe

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Are you looking for a healthier, tastier alternative to store-bought peanut butter? We know just the thing to please your taste buds: homemade macadamia nut butter made with crunchy and delicious mac nuts. This tasty spread can be used just as you would use peanut butter — in sandwiches, in recipes, and even spread on toast. It’s simple […]

Want a Little Extra Indulgence in Your Morning Cup This Winter? Add Some Winter Spice to Your Coffee

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On chilly winter days, curling up with a warm mug of coffee is a great way to relax and soothe your soul. Hawaiian Ka’u coffee from Hawaii’s Local Buzz is a delicious indulgence on its own. Grown in volcanic soils and clean mountain air, it features subtle flavors you won’t find in lower-grade coffees. Purists […]

Get a Taste of Hawaii With Pineapple Macadamia Nut Bread

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When you think of Hawaii, what flavors come to mind? Most people will include pineapple and macadamia nuts in their answers. This delicious recipe creates a pineapple macadamia nut bread that combines these two ingredients perfectly. You’ll love how the sweetness from the pineapple complements the crunchy and delicious mac nuts. Ingredients: 2 c. flour […]

This Perfectly Indulgent Coffee and Macadamia Nut Meringue Will Blow Your Taste Buds Away

The next time you have guests over to visit, or simply feel like indulging your own cravings, make this drool-worthy macadamia nut recipe. The chewy meringue combines with crunchy nuts and sweet caramel to leave your mouth in awe after every bite. Use high-quality coffee and macadamia nuts from Hawaii’s Local Buzz to create this […]

Throw an Elegant Halloween Party for Adults With Delicious Treats From Hawaii

Halloween does not have to be just about the kids. With a little planning, you can throw a stellar Halloween party for adults. Here are some festive ideas to get your planning off to the right start. Decorations Instead of going with the classic orange and black, shake things up with something more sophisticated. A […]

Welcome Fall With a Delicious Macadamia Nut Tart

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The sweetness and crunch of macadamia nuts, paired with their subtle creaminess, makes them a perfect ingredient for luscious baked goods. This drool-worthy macadamia nut recipe, for instance, will impress guests at your next party — expect them to ask for seconds! You’ll need: 1 cup flour 2 1/2 sticks butter, cut into cubes 3 […]

Delicious Fall Foods That Are Even Better With Macadamia Nuts

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Fall is here, and with it comes many of your favorite comfort foods. This year, while you’re working in the kitchen, consider adding crunchy and delicious mac nuts to some of your favorite fall foods. They add an extra layer of flavor, and their crunchy, creamy goodness is exactly what you crave when the days […]

Enjoy a Flavorful Celebration at Your Next Tailgating

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At your next game day party, break away from the traditional tailgating snacks and incorporate some artisan foods from Hawaii. Macadamia nuts are deliciously rich, with a soothing flavor and crunch that will excite your taste buds and impress your guests. Here are a few ideas for making our Hawaiian treats a part of your […]