Are Black Walnuts Edible?

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Black walnuts are edible, but difficult to find in stores and tough to crack if gathered from a local tree. They are traditionally used in candies, ice cream and baked goods.

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Gertrude Elizabeth Greene has been a freelance writer and editor for 10 years.Greene writes about a variety of topics including cooking, culture, nutrition, pets and home maintenance for websites such as eHow, GardenGuides and the Daily Puppy. She holds degrees in both philosophy and psychology.

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