Our nuts are harvested by hand, nut diameter 2 cm, length 3 cm.
The nut is in the form of a shell or shell, which is lignified endocarp. The shell that is 4 to 5 cm long and 3-4 cm wide, separates into two and has a mucro at the top more or less marked. The kernel consists of two convolutions with kernels that resemble the human brain, separated by a thin membrane called the mesocarp.
Fresh or dried nuts can be consumed directly as dried fruits.
Kernels are used in cooking (salads decoration) and pastries (pies, cakes). Can also be prepared jam nuts. Nuts are also in the composition of various products : nut bread, cheese with walnuts, honey nuts, confectionery, meat, liquor, drink ...