In ancient Rome the walnut tree was sacred to Jupiter, the name walnuts in fact meaning "acorns of Jupiter." Walnuts, like almonds and chestnuts, have been a valuable food for mountain peoples for years, and for this reason referred to as poor man's bread.
It is a popular summer fruit because it has a sweet, but also somewhat sour taste that lends itself well to being eaten on its own or together with other foods, including savory ones. It is a source of iron and vitamin A, which contributes to the maintenance of normal vision.
Il mix aperitivo è miscuglio di bontà composto da arachidi fritte e salate, mandorle sgusciate tostate e salate, mais tostato e salato e anacardi fritti e salati, tutto quello che basta per un signor aperitivo.