candlenut

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a tree that yields a good fibre Pau Mango tree (Mangifera indica) Tiwa Feo Feo: Candlenut tree (Aleurites moluccana); tiwa, ('Gathered 'gathered together' candlenuts') or Tiwa 'Ua Higo A kind of herb, an unidentified member of the Asteraceae, perhaps Emilia sonchifolia or Erechtites valerianifolia.
3 candlenuts (optional, and if these can't be sourced macadamia nuts are a good substitute)
8 candlenuts (or macadamia nuts or blanched almonds)
Indians use cashews and almonds while in Thailand people make extensive use of candlenuts and Brazilian peanuts in their distinctive and aromatic style of cooking.
For the laksa: In a food processor, puree the lemongrass, garlic, turmeric, galangal, ginger, candlenuts, onion, chilies, and blachan.