Monthly Archives: October 2018

Once upon a time there was a pistachio nut


It is thought that 9000 years ago, in the Middle East, pistachio nuts were already consumed and appreciated. They were probably wild fruits. The pistachio tree was then cultivated 4000 years ago in Assyria, in northern Mesopotamia. Then pistachio would have arrived among the Romans, who would have contributed to its development in Europe from […]