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Organic pine nuts 500g

£18.00

£36.00 per 1 kg

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  • 500 g of the finest pine nuts
  • Fine, buttery, aromatic flavour
  • Great for pesto and as a salad topping
  • KoRo tip: roast them in a pan
  • Organic
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Buy now: Organic pine nuts 500g

Pine nuts ripen in the cones of the pine tree before we prepare them for you in the 500 g pack in our shop. The fine, buttery kernels are wonderfully aromatic and an enrichment in every kitchen. Order organic pine nuts online now!

The time consuming pine nut harvest

Pine nuts are not actually nuts, but seeds - just like our sunflower seeds and pumpkin seeds. The pine cones are collected from pine trees in elaborate manual work. After harvesting, they are then heated in the oven to release their delicious seeds. By the way, this process takes place the very same way in nature, on very warm days when the sun's rays affect the cones. After removing the shell, the pine nuts are cleaned and then dried. With a bit of luck, they will end up in our nut wonderland and soon in your kitchen!

Using pine nuts for cooking and baking

Mild, sweet, buttery, aromatic - pine nuts have a wonderful taste that goes well with both sweet pastries and savoury dishes. You can add them to your vegetable lunch bowl, roast them in a pan and sprinkle them over your salad or make homemade pesto. They also go well in stews, soups or raw, in your muesli. In the large value pack, you have enough options to upgrade a wide variety of dishes. With our organic pine nut butter, you can even spread the little seeds on your bread, or eat them by the creamy spoonful.

Pine nuts or cedar nuts?

If you take a closer look, our organic pine nuts are actually organic cedar nuts. What does that mean? Don't worry, the two species are actually very closely related and have a very similar flavour. The confusion in the terminology stems from the fact that the term "pine nuts" has become widely used in international trade. This is because there are over 100 varieties of the pine tree genus worldwide, while the cedar tree genus only includes three varieties. The genus of our cedar nuts is called pinus siberica and can also be legally referred to as pine nuts. Unlike the famous pinus pinea, it does not originate from the Mediterranean region. But none if this is important when you consider what matters: in terms of flavour, the cedar nut is in no way inferior to other pine nuts and is even more aromatic and intense. So you are definitely making the right choice with our organic cedar nuts!

Buy KoRo's organic pine nuts

Shipped to you ready to eat in a 500 g package, you can use the aromatic pine nuts in a variety of ways without having to peel them first - we've already done that. Whether nibbled in between meals, as a salad or porridge topping or with an Italian touch as an ingredient in pesto, our pine nuts score points with their delicious taste and top organic quality. KoRo's secret tip: get a 10 x 500 g tray for an even cheaper price per unit and long term pine nut enjoyment!

Average nutritional values per 100 g
Calorific value (in kj/kcal) 2902 /  702
Fat 64 g
thereof saturated fatty acids 6.6 g
Carbohydrates 11 g
thereof sugar 4.4 g
Dietary fiber 3.1 g
Protein 18 g
Salt 0.03 g
Product number: PINI_005
Best before date 30.08.2025
Origin China
Organic Origin Non-EU Agriculture
Content 0.5 kg
Manufacturer KoRo
EAN/GTIN 4260654781359
Data sheet Specification
Organic control body & Organic origin
EU Bio
DE-ÖKO-039
Nutrition traces Nutrition traces
Shipping Delivery time outside of Germany
Company KoRo Handels GmbH
Hauptstraße 26, 10827 Berlin
Storage Advice Store in a cool and dry place.
Ingredients 100% pine nuts* from organic agriculture
Cross contamination May contain traces of GLUTEN, PEANUTS, LACTOS, NUTS, SESAME and SULFUR DIOXIDE (SULFITE).
Trade Name Organic pine nuts
Label note Ingredients, nutritional values, and packaging may change. For exact information, please check the product description.
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Climate impact

At KoRo, we analyse the greenhouse gas emissions that are produced during the production of our snacks. These include, among other things, CO2, methane and nitrous oxide. Our hard-working sustainability team collects all the information to calculate a value: the so-called CO2 equivalents. We are now passing this information on to you so that you can make informed purchasing decisions and keep an eye on your personal carbon footprint. We also use these valuable findings ourselves, to try to make our supply chains even smarter in the future and monitor our CO2 footprint.

CO₂ emissions by product

To make the work of our sustainability team easier, we have teamed up with the company Cozero. They support us with their decarbonisation software to calculate the CO2 emissions of our products. Our products go through a lot before they make their way into your pantry or snack bowl, so there is a lot to take into consideration: production, packaging, and logistics – to name just the big steps.

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CO₂ emission per product in comparison

Would you like to find out how well your favourite snack stacks up against other products in terms of carbon footprint? Say no more! To create comparability, we calculated the CO₂ emissions per 1 kg of our products and compared them with other products that end up on many people's plates every day, such as cheese, tofu, and many more. We also included coffee as a drink for comparison. So no matter if it is your favourite snack or your go-to kitchen product, you are now able to see exactly how it performs in our “CO₂ per kg of product” ranking.

Comparison of CO₂ emissions per product in kg

Disclaimer: Different methods (comparison products) - The CO2 emissions of the non-KoRo products come from a different data source. Therefore, there may be differences between their evaluation method and the evaluation of KoRo products.

Varieties & origins

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Pinus armandii

This oval type of pine nuts has a golden coloration which turns into brown towards the tips. These pine nuts have a sweet and buttery taste with a gentle ligneous note, and are normally 7-11 mm long.

Exact figures on pine nut production are not known; this is probably due to the fact that pine nuts are mainly harvested from wild-growing trees, and pine plantations are quite rare. Our world map displays an estimate. The pine trees only bear cones after about 20 years, and those are harvested between October and April. Harvesting the pines is quite complex, as the cones of the trees, which can be up to 30 meters high, are cut from the tree in dangerous manual labour. This laborious harvest results in a high price.

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Ehrlich gesagt finden wir, an den einzigartigen Geschmack der Pinienkerne kommt nichts ran. Falls Du aber mal keine zur Hand haben solltest, kannst Du auch andere Nüsse wie Walnüsse oder Cashews verwenden.

You can eat them straight from the bag, caramelize them in a pan and use them as a salad topping or make pesto. The aromatic seeds also go very well with vegetable pans, meat, fish and tofu dishes. As an alternative to chips, you can of course also nibble them on the sofa in the evening.
We source our pine nuts from China.
Healthy is first and foremost a balanced and needs-based diet. Our pine nuts come from organic farming, provide fiber and come without any additives - we can promise you that.
100 g of our pine nuts provide you with 667 kcal. All nutritional values can also be found in tabular form under or next to the product description in the store and on the pine nut packaging.
100 g of our pine nuts provide 19 g of protein.
Even though pine nuts belong to the seeds and not to the nuts, you should please seek medical advice if the consumption is suitable for you.
From our point of view, there is nothing to be said against it. However, we recommend that you seek medical advice if you are unsure.

What others say about Organic pine nuts 500g

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Anonymous

16.02.2022

We are pine nut junkies. Lightly roasted they refine

We are pine nut junkies. Lightly roasted, they refine salads, pasta dishes and much more. The Koro kernels look good and taste good. What's inside (of things that don't belong inside) you can't see (unfortunately). We rely on the statements of the "Koro management". However, it would be nice to have an occasional check by Ökotest.

1-3 star reviews 🙃

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Natascha Z.

14.08.2023

ATTENTION THESE ARE CEDAR NUTS - NOT PINE NUTS

Unfortunately, I had to find out that this is not the seeds, so pine nuts, but cedar nuts. Who can read is clearly at an advantage. The Latin name Pinus Sibirica stands for cedar nuts. Pine nuts are called Pinus Pinea in Latin. In addition, the cedar nuts come from China. Here, unfortunately, there are already several proofs that they can lead to taste disorders lasting up to weeks. So here caution is advised. It is a pity that you also have to read between the lines with Koro. Is almost everywhere only pulled over the table. Thanks for this ⭐

KoRo Handels GmbH

12.06.2024

Hey, vielen Dank für Dein Feedback. Wir bedauern sehr, dass Du hier ein anderes Produkt erwartet hast. Das die Nüsse aus China kommen, hättest Du allerdings bereits vor Kauf nachlesen können. Ebenso müssen wir die Vorwürfe abweisen, dass es durch dieses Produkt zu Geschmacksstörungen kommen kann. Wenn man sich beließt haben die Nüsse sogar teilweise bessere Nährstoffe. All unserer Produkte werden strengstens geprüft und unterliegen allen Standarts. Wie ich sehen kann ist unser Kundenservice bereits mit Dir im Austausch. Alles Liebe Dein KoRo Team :)


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Anna-Lena S.

05.07.2024

Great quality, great taste.

Great quality, great taste. Nice that it's organic quality! Very good.

Anonymous

29.06.2024

Very good quality

Great raw vegan product, so healthy and delicious.
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Corinna S.

27.06.2024

Clear purchase recommendation

Very nice quality unbeatable for the price! Very tasty when roasted.
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Max & Constanze S.

23.06.2024

Can no longer be missing in our kitchen

Our favorites! The price here is simply unbeatable and the quality incomparable. Thank you, KoRo. We are huge fans!
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Frank R.

21.06.2024

Very tasty and healthy nuts

The tastiest pine nuts I know. Always absolutely fresh. They are also very versatile. And lightly roasted over a salad, they are a poem!
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Rahel N.

19.06.2024

Perfect companion in muesli

good price-performance ratio. great for morning muesli.
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Thomas G.

18.06.2024

We will buy again

The price/performance ratio here is really very good. The taste is also very good
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Frank M.

18.06.2024

Fantastic

Extremely tasty. Organic and very tasty. Pine nuts enhance the taste of any salad.
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Pavel A.

17.06.2024

Tasty and convenient

A big package of tasty pine nuts with a pretty good price.

Anonymous

14.06.2024

Great for use in many dishes

Very good workmanship and good price-performance ratio

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