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Chestnut Beer… A gluten-free alternative

http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f164/gf-brewing-chestnuts-157826/ Came across this article on Chestnut beer, and thought we’d share! Our son has recently got into brewing his own beer, and we look forward to trying a Chestnut brew this season! Check back for more on our chestnut … Continue reading

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Easy Chocolate Covered Chestnuts

This was something Martha Stewart Weddings posted as a wedding favor for Winter weddings. I think its a great idea for any Winter/Holiday party! Very easy too… Good Things for Winter Weddings Chocolate-Covered Chestnuts You’ve heard of chestnuts roasting on … Continue reading

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Chestnut Candies – Docinhos de castanhas Recipe

For Original Blog Post: I came across this yummy chestnut recipe from Brazil: Total time: 30 to 60 minutes Preparation time: A few minutes Cooking time: 30-35 minutes Difficulty: Easy Chef’s Note These little sweets should be prepared a day … Continue reading

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Selling Chestnuts October 8-9, 2011

Hello Everyone! We will be selling chestnuts this weekend in a few places, so if you are around, please come by to visit us! SATURDAY: Vamos estar a vender castanhas em Los Banos, hoje no bode de leite da Festa … Continue reading

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Chestnut Commercial

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ia-ixPk73wY This is a funny chestnut commercial Acura did for the holiday season. Thought I’d share… the chestnut, she’s a fickle beast. Enjoy! (PS. Still time to order chestnuts for the holidays!! Visit PomarDasCastanhas.com to order)

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How To Roast Chestnuts

Chestnuts roasting on an open fire, Jack Frost nipping on your nose, Yuletide carols being sung by a choir, And folks dressed up like Eskimos… The holidays are a great time to roast chestnuts, and we thought we’d share a … Continue reading

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Large Chestnuts On Sale Now For the Holidays!

We are how selling our Large Chestnuts for $3.50 a lb! The large is 1.25″-1.375″ diameter, and are the perfect size for roasting over an open fire. To order chestnuts, visit our website here.

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Chicken and Chestnut Stuffing

Another great recipe for the holidays ahead! To order chestnuts for this holiday season, visit our site: PomarDasCastanhas.com Ingredients 2 tablespoons olive oil 1/2 cup chopped onion 1/2 cup chopped carrots 1/2 cup chopped celery 1 cup chicken breast, deboned, … Continue reading

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Roast Turkey with Chestnut Stuffing

Perfect for the Holidays ahead!! To Order Chestnuts, Visit PomarDasCastanhas.com!! Ingredients 1 (10 pound) turkey Salt, white pepper Dressing #1: 1 pound chestnut puree 1 tablespoon veal demi-glace Salt, black pepper 2 tablespoons butter, softened Directions Mix the chestnut puree … Continue reading

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Chocolate, Chestnut and Orange Trifle

Ingredients Trifle: 8 ounces bittersweet (60 percent cacao) chocolate, broken into 1/2-inch pieces 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, at room temperature 1 (15-ounce) can chestnut puree * see Cook’s Note 3 cups heavy cream 1/2 cup sugar 1 large orange, zested, … Continue reading

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