12 Sweet and Savory Almond Recipes

Last Updated October 23, 2017
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Sweet almonds are a natural fit for desserts, but they also add a healthy crunch to savory dishes. And of course, fresh almond milk is a delicious, dairy-free treat.

Almond-Arugula Pesto

arugula almond pesto with basil
This is a perfect sauce for homemade pizza topped with fresh mozzarella, proscuitto, sun dried tomatoes and lemon-dressed arugula. It also makes a fantastic dressing for couscous salad with chickpeas...

Cauliflower soup with toasted almond gremolata

cauliflower soup
This winter white beauty is the triple threat of the season: versatile, delicious and nutritious. Once overshadowed by its’ cruciferous cousin, broccoli, cauliflower can now claim center stage. A...

Almond Butter White Chocolate Cookies

It seems ridiculous to say, but I believe these are the best cookies I've ever made—and everyone who ate one agreed (Even my son, Sam, who shuns virtually everything I make). The combination of...

Sicilian Lemon-Almond Cake

Sicilian Lemon-Almond Cake
While the marmalade is resting on the stove, boil a few whole lemons for this rustic lemon-almond cake. Moist and amazing because it has no flour (thus gluten free) and relies on ground almond meal...

Vanilla Almond Biscotti

vanilla almond biscotti
Recipe by Tina Yancey, Owner, Great Harvest Bread Co. in Birmingham 

Vegan Almond Fudge

vegan almond fudge
You might want to double the batch. These treats won't last very long.

Chocolate Almond Peanut Butter Cups

Chocolate Almond Peanut Butter Cups
We call this one our favorite go-to-freezer dessert.

Coconut Almond Horchata

Horchata can be made with rice, almonds or oatmeal. Almost all horchata recipes call for cinnamon. I prefer to use cinnamon sticks versus the powder because the flavor tends to be stronger and there...
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