Crunchy yet buttery textured and pleasantly sweet pine nut butter is known to be one of the most luxurious Nut Butters around. Medium-brown in colour, most pine nut butters are usually made of 100% high quality Pine Nuts, which are lightly roasted and stone milled.
Pine nut butter is perfect for home Baking, fruit dipping, drizzling on ice cream, or adding to your favourite smoothie mix.
The reason that pine nuts are so expensive is due to the time and effort it takes to cultivate them. The Seeds of pine cones must be removed from between the tight scales of its double shell which makes it extremely time-consuming to extract .
Pine nuts are a rich source of plant derived nutrients and monounsaturated fatty acids, which may help to reduce higher levels of Cholesterol. They are full of Vitamins and Minerals too, which include Vitamin E, Vitamin K, Zinc, Iron, Copper, Magnesium, Phosphorus, Thiamin and niacin.