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Synonyms for filbert

small nut-bearing tree much grown in Europe

nut of any of several trees of the genus Corylus

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Many generations have enjoyed it, just as an orchard or for the filberts.
Filberts (also known as hazelnuts) are usually sold as small trees produced by layering, one to three feet high, if soil and weather conditions permit.
Although scientists caution that there is no proof that eating hazelnuts, or filberts, will provide anticancer effects, the finding offers great promise for providing an alternate source for this valuable drug.
Filberts grow from a similar hazel called Corylus maxima and the sweet nuts are covered by a longer, more attractive husk.
It is the nation' s official storehouse for filberts and half a dozen other crops, including berries, mint, pears, and hops.
1 cup whole unblanched filberts Pastry dough (recipe follows)
The Road Orchard encompasses 3 acres and about 400 trees that grow filberts, also known as hazelnuts.
And if they're undefeated, then there'll be no way for the Bowl Championship Series' figure filberts to deny them.
Put 1-1/2 cup filberts in a 9- or 10-inch cake pan and plce in a 350[deg] oven until pale gold under skins, 10 to 15 minutes.
The Road Orchard, located near the renovated barn by the entrance to the ranch, encompasses three acres and about 400 trees that grow filberts, or hazelnuts.
Filberts are small trees or large shrubs, with minimal maintenance requirements.
At harvest, farmers take thousands of pounds of filberts in wooden totes to processors.
It's that time of year again when nut hunters comb the city in search of small hidden treasure bags loaded with prizes, surprises and, of course, filberts.
Do you have a "sweet treat" recipe with filberts that could take the blue ribbon?
This one smacked of raspberries, blackberries and, fittingly, filberts.