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The Story of American-Grown Pistachios

Forty-nine nuts per serving, naturally ripened and bursting with flavor, mechanically harvested - they never touch the ground. For more interesting facts about America’s beautiful green nut watch the short video below.

Quick and Easy, Delicious and Nutritious Recipes with Pistachios

Check out our three new "Health Nut" recipes. The perfect snacks for getting in shape and staying healthy and fit.

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Harvesting American Pistachios


There is a whole lot of tree shaking going on these days. Pistachio farmers throughout California, Arizona, New Mexico and Nevada are literally shaking the nuts off their trees. From August through late October, millions of pounds of nuts will be processed, roasted and shipped all over the world.

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Recipe Contest in China and Hong Kong:

Five Winning Recipes Were Chosen From Over One Hundred Eighty Entries!

To increase the usage of American pistachios as significant ingredient in baked goods in Asian, we conducted five professional baking seminars in Shanghai and Hong Kong in June 2016. The seminars were very successful with 445 professional bakers from hotels, restaurants and baking industry attended. Between November-December 2016, we held a follow-up recipe contest among the seminar attendees to further encourage them to use American pistachios in their business. The response was very positive. Five recipes showing innovative usage of American pistachios were chosen as winners from over one hundred eighty entries.

For details of the winning recipes, click on the photo.