Its use in the kitchen is very varied: from sweet to savory, creativity has no limit!
Usually brushed in shades of green, gray, and brown, by this time of the year, the landscape of Vila Nova de Foz Côa gains new hints of color due to the almond blossom. The municipality is known as the capital of the almond tree (there are more than 38 thousand hectares of fruit trees), whose flowering attracts many visitors and is responsible for fairs all over the region. Almond is one of the most popular nuts and has a handful of benefits, including the fact that it is an essential source of fiber, iron, calcium, vitamin E, and polyunsaturated fatty acids. Its use in the kitchen is very varied: from sweet to savory, creativity has no limit!