A whole single pistachio, shell and all, weighs about 0.02 ounces (0.57 grams), and the kernel or nutmeat — that is, the portion of the pistachio that you eat — makes up about 53 percent of that weight. Salty Sweet Pistachio Crisps Forget the bagged chips and make these Salty Sweet Pistachio Crisps instead. Pistachio pudding with folded in whipped toppings and chopped pecan nuts take me right back to being 10 years old again with this traditional fruit salad recipe. You might suspect that I was quite satisfied with the other Prime Pantry items 11. These pistachios did not taste as good as pistachios I purchased in the past that were not a Prime Pantry item. But if you want to taste one, you’ll have to crack open its hard shell first. My kids call it “that green stuff” – you’ll call it unforgettable. If it's roasted and salted the shell tastes salty and the nus tastes.....well it's like a peanut Editor: Pistachios are definitely great in baked goods like cakes or … These addictive little crisps come together so … Too bad it isn’t a real fruit lol I mean, yeah, fruit flavors never taste quite like the fruit itself, but to me pistachio flavor is just so opposite of the real thing I wonder how it even happened. Is there a recipe I can use them for other than chocolate bark — maybe a cake or bread? I've had pistachio muffins that are delicious, and i can taste and smell the almond extract, and they use walnuts for the nuts, not a hint of pistachio in them. It's not just icecream. – rtaft Jun 4 at 14:53 Q: I bought a bag of dry-roasted pistachios from Trader Joe’s, and they are too salty to eat. Add water until the water level is 3 inches above the level of the pistachios. You can salt pistachios still in the shell by boiling or salt the pistachio kernels alone. In addition, many of them were rotten and did taste rather stale. A pistachio's taste depends if it's roasted or not and the seasoning also adds to the flavor. Add salt to the water--about 1/2 cup if you're using a 4-quart pot, 1/4 cup for a 2-quart pot, and so on. & blue raspberry is the BEST flavor.