Have a Cracking Christmas with California Walnuts

With the festive season upon us, we’re sure you’ll be planning to eat in style. It’s not a coincidence that the walnut has become a tasty symbol of many Christmas dishes, but they are more versatile than you might think – and super simple to use too!

Whether you want to add a twist to your savoury dish or keep It traditional with some yuletide treats. California Walnuts are the star ingredient you need this Christmas. That’s why we have created a festive menu full of delicious recipe ideas to share that will impress anyone and help you have Christmas cracked.

Start the day, and the festive celebrations, off right with our freshly baked Walnut, Brie & Cranberry Croissants.

Or if you’re looking for a tasty and delicious plant-based main, then our Christmas Nut Loaf recipe is the one for you.

For anyone who needs inspiration for how to use up your Christmas dinner leftovers we can help here too! With our Sprout, Pepper & Walnut Stir Fry and Fried Gnocchi dish with Squash & California Walnuts – both using that other traditional Christmas food – the Brussels sprout. If you have leftover turkey, then our Superfood Christmas Salad is perfect dish to enjoy between the Christmas and New Year feasts.

Of course, Christmas isn’t Christmas without a sweet treat. If you love to bake, then our Spiced Apple & California Walnut Cookies are for you – they also make great homemade gifts too. Finally, there is nothing more perfect than ending the evening with a show stopper of a dessert like our Festive Inspired Trifle or Walnut & Mincemeat Cheesecake.

So, why not make the most of this festive (wal)nut and add a handful to your dishes this Christmas and get #ChristmasCracked.