Our beloved grandfather, Poppy Sol, started this business in an open-air market. Three generations later, we’re still bringing smiles to our customers' faces.
Almond paste is a great ingredient for your everyday baking. Our paste contains 67% select grade almonds so you can be sure that you're getting a quality product.
The paste adds a delicate depth to any dessert you make. The subtle sweetness of the almonds coupled with the natural fruitiness makes it a pantry staple. From scrumptious almond cookies and fruit tarts to delectable almond croissants and wedding cakes, the possibilities are endless!
Almond Paste vs. Marzipan
Almond paste generally contains 2 parts almonds to 1 part sugar, whereas marzipan contains a higher ratio of sugar to almond. The high almond content of almond paste makes it a wonderful filling for cakes and baked goods, adding a rich almond taste. Marzipan is more pliable than almond paste; it is often molded into candy and eaten as is, or rolled out as a fondant for cakes. To make marzipan, you can combine equal parts confectioner's sugar and almond paste with a touch of light corn syrup.
Our almond paste is packed in steel cans to preserve freshness. Once opened, the paste will stay fresh for a month; we recommend covering the can of unused paste with a layer of plastic wrap and a layer of foil, and storing it in the fridge. And, yes, the paste can be frozen so it can last for up to a year (You're not the only one wondering this)! Just remove the remaining almond paste from the can, wrap it tightly in plastic wrap, and store the wrapped paste in a tightly sealed container in the freezer.
2. 64% of the fats found in almonds are monounsaturated fats and, according to the American Heart Association, these fats help lower harmful cholesterol levels as effectively as expensive pharmaceutical drugs.
3. 1 oz of almonds has 7.6 grams of protein, while a whole egg has just 5.5 grams of protein. The protein in almonds maintains healthy muscle growth in your body.
4. 1 oz of almonds contains as much calcium as ¼ cup of milk for strong bones.
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Jill, Milwaukee, WI December 1, 2007
“I'm always in need of almond paste for the holidays and your site carries just the right amount for what I need. Your guys handled this request so quickly! I will definitely be back again! ”
Barbara VON CLAPAREDE-CROLA, Blacksburg, Virginia September 10, 2007
“Great Deal with Nuts Online! My shipment arrived exactly 2 days after I ordered, and the almond paste is absolutely delicious! Thanks.”
Sandra, NJ November 30, 2006
“I HAVE BEEN BUYING MY ALMOND PASTE AND DRIED FRUITS FROM MY NUTTY FAMILY AT NUTS ON LINE....THEY ARE NOT MY FAMILY...BUT WHEN I CALL AND MAKE MY ORDER.......I AM TREATED LIKE FAMILY...MY ORDER COMES THE NEXT DAY......THE DRIED FRUITS ARE TENDER.....NO ONE HAS A BETTER PRICE ON THE INTERNET.”
Willliam, Medford, MA September 12, 2006
“I just received my order of Almond Paste and would like you guys to know that it was packaged exceptionally well and arrived without problems. I ordered on a Monday and received my item the next day. Thanks again for great service and I will be ordering again when I get down on supply.”
rose May 6, 2006
“i found your website wednesday night and ordered 2 7lb. cans of almond paste which you shipped out thursday and i received friday. great service. i'll think of you when i make my cookies.”
RUTH, COLUMBIA, AL. August 15, 2005
“MY ORDER CAME IN JUST A LITTLE WHILE AGO.THE FRUIT AND NUTS ARE
GREAT.AND BOY,DO THE WASABI PEANUTS HAVE A
BITE!WHEN I FIGURE WHAT TO EAT THEM WITH ,WILL LET YOU KNOW.THEY HAVE A
GREAT TASTE.MAYBE I CAN EVEN HAVE THEM AS A SIDE DISH FOR VEGETABLES.(TO
TONE THEM DOWN)!I AM DETERMINED TO EAT THEM...EVERYTHING ELSE IS SUPPER!I'M SO GLAD THAT
MY SISTER GLADYS INTRODUCED ME TO "NUTS ON LINE"!
I HAVEN'T HAD A CHANCE TO TRY MY HAND AT BONBONS YET.BUT AM PROUD OF
MY BIG CAN OF ALMOND PASTE!
THANKS AND KEEP UP THE GREAT WORK,”
Gladys, Thomasville, Al. February 9, 2005
“I ordered a 7 pound can of Almond Paste
and it arrived right on time and it is
simply delicious. I have to eat some of
it as I am making my Almond BobBons.
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Julieann, Hawthorne, NJ September 20, 2014
“I have yet to use the paste for baking my Italian dessert, but I love the size for the price.”
Serving Size 50g (~1.8 oz.)
(Approx. 9.1 Servings/Pound)
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Almonds, sugar, and synthetic bitter almond oil. 1/10 of 1% potassium sorbate added as a preservative
Packaged in the same facility as peanuts, tree nuts, soy, and milk products.
Store open or closed under refrigeration for up to 6 months. This item can be frozen.
Country of Origin: United States