A Better Way to Crack a Black Walnut

Missouri technology can help this year's harvest

By John Joseph

The black walnut is haunted by its reputation as a tough nut to crack. The die-hards who take on the challenge of harvesting our native walnuts each fall, though, are rewarded with a delicious treat, with a unique, complex, and fruity flavor. Black walnuts make an excellent snack and addition to cookies, cakes, ice cream, and more.

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