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Old 06-04-2014, 03:27 PM
 
Location: Heart of Dixie
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I first tasted Tiger Nuts when I lived in London. In Spain they are known as Chufa nuts. When I moved to the US no one had ever heard of them and I have been searching the internet hoping to find them.

Well, I finally found a source for them. They are a gluten-free, high-fiber snack with a sweet nutty flavor. They aren't actually a nut at all - they are the tubers of a nut sedge.

Has anyone else here ever eaten these?

Tiger Nuts
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Old 06-04-2014, 04:08 PM
 
Location: Islip,NY
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Never seen them or heard of them.
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Old 06-06-2014, 11:15 AM
 
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I've never heard of them either. I've had beer nuts. Beer nuts are $5.95/lb at Costco; deer nuts are under a buck.
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Old 06-06-2014, 01:40 PM
 
Location: Heart of Dixie
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...I've had beer nuts. Beer nuts are $5.95/lb at Costco; deer nuts are under a buck.
And what's a henway?
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Old 06-07-2014, 04:55 PM
 
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And what's a henway?
About 4 lbs.
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Old 06-09-2014, 10:23 AM
 
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Never heard of them.
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Old 06-09-2014, 11:19 AM
 
Location: Yellow cottage, green doors.
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https://tigernutsusa.com/

"Perfect for people who are diabetic?" I don't think so...

I love corn nuts, and they are bad for people, too. I still eat them!
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