Recipe Collections

These hand-picked recipe collections highlight walnuts in weekday meals, entertaining menus and much more.


California Walnuts + Milk Bar Recipes

California Walnuts + Milk Bar Recipes

California Walnuts has partnered with James Beard award-winning chef Christina Tosi, of New York’s famed Milk Bar, to celebrate the versatility of walnuts. Chef Tosi’s four new dessert recipes, showcasing our favorite nut, are perfect for the holidays and beyond.

Baking

Baking

Discover a multitude of baking ideas that span far beyond the ever-popular banana bread. Walnuts work equally well in savory herb breads and sweet breakfast-worthy muffins.

Entertaining and Small Bites

Entertaining and Small Bites

Surprise and delight guests with inventive offerings like walnut cheese, spicy dips and delicious fruit and nut combinations.

Savory Desserts

Savory Desserts

Try out these recipes that showcase the versatile walnut flavor profile as a savory dessert option.

Simple Salads

Simple Salads

These beautiful, flavor-packed salads are hearty and bold enough to serve as colorful sides or as main dishes! 

Snacking

Snacking

Snacks don’t have to be boring. Find inspiration for energy bars, smoothies, trail mix—or even just a simple spiced, herbed or candied nut recipe.

Simple Veggies

Simple Veggies

Roasted, glazed, caramelized--why pick one? Browse this collection of scrumptious dishes and say "goodbye" to limp, steamed vegetables for dinner. 

Simple

Simple "Half-Homemade" Dishes

Recipes from our Simple "Half-Homemade Dishes" recipe collection are delicious ways to show Mom how much you care, and are easy for kids to help create.

Plant-Based Recipes

Plant-Based Recipes

Start rethinking the center of your plate at breakfast, lunch and dinner with this selection of fresh and deliciously colorful plant-based recipes.

Everyday Breakfast

Everyday Breakfast

Between walnut milk, energizing smoothies, and soothing nut topped cereals--we have breakfast covered.

Easy Lunches

Easy Lunches

Take advantage of versatile walnut pestos, creamy spreads, and walnut butter to create memorable sandwiches, pizzas and much more!