Macadamia Nuts · Species

Macadamia – Nut

Macadamia is a species of tree that is native to Australia (New South Wales and Queensland), classified as a part of the plant family Proteaceae.

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Source: Macadamia Tree

It also refers to the tree’s fruit, the macadamia nuts. A macadamia nut is with outer pericarp containing an inner shell and a roasted nut.

Macadamia nut is one of my favorite nuts and is good for health. 

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As a Christmas gift, the chocolate covered macadamia nuts can send to parents and friends.

Picture Sources:
http://www.foodsafetynews.com/2016/02/recalls-pose-challenge-to-hawaiis-macadamia-nut-crop/#.WP11QFLMyT8 
http://www.hawaii-gourmet-shopping.com/maunaloa.html
http://www.nearof.com/?p=279 
Reference:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Macadamia
http://www.nutrition-and-you.com/macadamia-nut.html
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