How does one remove the skin of an almond — the kind of skin that seems fused to the flesh? Look no further — learn just how easy it is to blanch almonds. Plus, they turn out better than the ones at the store and are more hygienic.
If I had to choose a breakfast cake, it would be almond cake. If I had to choose a cake to eat an entire day, it would be almond cake again. My reasons are threefold: it is nutty and distinctly aromatic, it is moist and buttery, and it fills you up and keeps you going for hours.