ARO Pistachios is on Pinterest

Do you Pin It?! As in a Pinterest User? ARO Pistachios, Inc. is now found at http://pinterest.com/aropistachio What is Pinterest?  Pinterest is a virtual pinboard. Pinterest allows you to organize and share all the beautiful things you find on the web. Browse pinboards created by other people to discover new things and get inspiration from people who share your interests! As a start, we use pinboards to plan meals, dine, and share favorite recipes.
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Healthy Food or Health Food

Health Food is not always the same as Healthy Food. Pistachio nuts are a healthy additive to a diet. Gram for gram pistachios have more protein than halibut, more fibre than broccoli, and more potassium than bananas. More antioxidants than blueberries and red wine combined!  (NOTE: If you combine blueberries and red wine, we suggest pistachios with red wine instead!) ARO Pistachios, Inc. offers the biggest and best pistachios grown on our California family farm and are roasted with Himalayan Pink Salt. A mildly sweet and lightly salted snack that’s good for you, delivering 7 grams of monounsaturated fatty acids
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High Fat, Low Carb diets may be harmful to Diabetics

One of the most frustrating diseases has to be diabetes.  The adage was to eliminate all sweets and your blood glucose will decrease. A balance of small meals, with exercise can bring control that may reduce or eliminate the use for medication. Pistachios are a low-fat alternative offering good taste and nutritional offering not found in other foods. High-fat, low-carbohydrate diets currently promoted to aid weight loss and control of blood sugar may be harmful to diabetics because they increase inflammation and the risk for heart disease, according to a new study presented at the Society for Endocrinology 2012 Conference. According
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ARO Pistachio picks for gametime snacking

Pre-Game Warm-up Spicy Toasted Garbanzo Beans and Pistachios 2  15 1/2-ounce cans garbanzo beans (chickpeas), drained 1/4 cup corn oil 1 tsp Himalayan Pink salt 1 tsp ground cumin 1 tsp ground black pepper 1/2 tsp cayenne pepper 1 cup ARO Pistachios Raw Gourmet Kernels 2 tsp fresh thyme leaves Preheat oven to 400°F. Toss garbanzo beans with next 5 ingredients in medium bowl. Transfer mixture to rimmed baking sheet. Bake until garbanzos are golden and crisp, stirring occasionally with metal spatula, about 20 minutes. (Can be made 4 hours ahead. Keep at room temperature.) Stir pistachios and thyme into
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Why we are NUTS about Himalayan Pink Salt

Himalayan Pink Salt is the unanimous choice for use by ARO Pistachios, Inc. due to its mineral content and many additional benefits. Briefly, we present some key facts and comparisons when considering salts. Salt is a chemical compound called Sodium Chloride. It has the ability to preserve food and has been in use since the foundation of civilization. Salt was scarce in Roman times, and pay was actually in salt. The phrase “not worth your salt” originated with this pay method. The word “salary” has origins and derivations from salt and has been defined as ”money given to a Roman soldier to
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ARO Pistachios and cardiovascular love

Pistachio Love   When it comes to heart and health and pistachio nutrition, there is scientific research indicating cardiovascular benefits for strong hearts and healthy blood vessels. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recognizes that tree nuts, which includes pistachios, can be an essential component of a heart healthy diet. That research shows eating calorie-controlled amounts of pistachios as part of a heart healthy diet manages cholesterol levels, inflammation, and blood vessel health. Additionally beneficial, ARO Pistachios, Inc. provides Gourmet Colossal pistachios with Himalayan Pink Salt providing an additional 84 minerals and trace elements. Try some! Contact us for
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Ding-ding-ding! Announcing 5-lb. individual bags + bulk

The largest ARO Pistachios now available for retail is our 5-lb. packaged bag of Colossal pistachios with our exclusive Himalayan Pink Salt. This retails for $25 and includes safe packaging. A steal of a deal for personal snacking, parties, host gifts, and other celebrations. Bulk orders are available in cartons as featured. See our website for ordering details or contact our offices: www.aropistachio.com    
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ARO Pistachio nutrition facts

ARO Pistachios Inc. and the American Pistachio Growers Association endorse and promote the nutritional value found in pistachios. Here are the most current nutrition facts for our ARO Pistachios, Inc. Gourmet Colossal pistachios. Added is our use of Himalayan Pink Salt containing 84 minerals during roasting. Great taste and good for you! Pistachio nuts, dry roasted, w/o salt Nutritional value per 100 g (3.5 oz) Energy 2,391 kJ (571 kcal) Carbohydrates 27.65 g - Sugars 7.81 g - Dietary fiber 10.3 g Fat 45.97 g Protein 21.35 g - lutein and zeaxanthin 1205 μg Thiamine (vit. B1) 0.84 mg (73%) Riboflavin (vit. B2) 0.158 mg (13%) Niacin (vit. B3) 1.425 mg (10%) Pantothenic acid (B5) 0.513 mg (10%)
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