Diet & Nutrition

Cashew is the principal nut delicacy

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By right cashew nuts take up the top positions among the most delicate nuts, besides some scientists consider them as the food of future. Herewith there is no other nut that has so many names: the fragrant curved nuts are called in different way in every country of cashew growing. Familiar for us “cashew” originated from the words “cajou” or “acajou” which mean “yellow fruit” – these nuts were called in such way by the Indians of tribe Tikkun who were acquainted with the nut long before the Europeans. Its scientific name is “Anacardium occidentale” and it is also called “an Indian nut”, and “a West Indian ink nut” ...