Hazelnuts and cooking
Hazelnuts are appreciated as a natural snack and are used to prepare sauces, sweets and creams.. The combination of hazelnuts and chocolate is used to prepare lots of sweets and tasty creams to spread on bread or to enjoy by the spoonfull (excellent to keep depression away) or in chocolate bars and christmas nougat. By chopping hazelnuts you get the famous hazelnut grains, that are delicious and versatile way to enrich and decorate ice creams, sweets and cakes. They can be uesed to prepare a hazelnut version of marzipane. Hazelnut grains are not only suitable for dessert but they can also be used with creativitly in savoury dishes.