Hamilton Nolan · 02/25/14 12:57PM

The California drought is killing all the almonds, causing prices to surge to record levels and sending major buyers scrambling across the globe for new sources of almond supplies. Damn. Almonds are good though.

Almonds Are the Fourth-Best Nut

Hamilton Nolan · 05/28/13 03:28PM

I don't know this for sure, but I'd guess that almonds are one of the most popular nuts in America. And why not? They are good. In fact, I'd say almonds are the fourth-best nut you'll find anywhere.