How Cashew Nuts Are Grown

Food & Drink
One kilogram of cashews can cost $10 wholesale — over seven times as much as peanuts. And in the US, retail prices for raw whole cashews can reach $15 per pound. But cashews are more complex than most other nuts. Each cashew kernel grows inside a toxic shell. It must be carefully extracted from this shell and rigorously processed to ensure that the caustic liquid inside the shell is completely destroyed. So, how are cashews processed? And is this what makes them so expensive?

The processing of cashews is becoming widely automated, though it is still done by hand in many factories in Sri Lanka.

Olam and the International Nut & Dried Fruit Council are not associated with this video.

Why Bamboo Salt Is So Expensive | So Expensive…
Why Japanese Chef’s Knives Are So Expensive | So Expensive…
Why Is Housing In Hong Kong So Expensive? | So Expensive…


#CashewNuts #SoExpensive #FoodInsider #Shorts
Insider is great journalism about what passionate people actually want to know. That’s everything from news to food, celebrity to science, politics to sports and all the rest. It’s smart. It’s fearless. It’s fun. We push the boundaries of digital storytelling. Our mission is to inform and inspire.

Subscribe to our channel and visit us at:
Food Insider on Facebook:
Food Insider on Instagram:
Food Insider on Twitter:
Insider on Snapchat:
Insider on Amazon Prime:
Insider on TikTok:
Food Insider on Dailymotion:

How Cashew Nuts Are Grown

Articles You May Like

Where to See the 2024 Total Solar Eclipse
Supermarkets Lead On Food And Nutrition Initiatives, Study Suggests
Why airlines are raising baggage fees — and charging you more at the airport
Kroger-Albertsons Merger Takes Major Hit From The FTC, Is It The End?
Norwegian Cruise Line reports first profitable year since 2019

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *