4 Ways to Cook Chestnuts

While we love to experiment with ways to prepare chestnuts, we found early on that there are four easy, fundamental methods that we continually come back to: microwaving, roasting in the oven, roasting over a fire, and boiling.

Chestnut Chocolate Chip Cookies

Gluten Free!

These cookies are packed with the unique flavor of chestnuts, making them a brilliant gluten free and unexpected version of the classic chocolate chip cookie. We love topping them with walnuts, but if you’re serving them the same day you make them you can also top them with freshly roasted and sliced chestnuts!

How To Roast Chestnuts

We’ve all heard about chestnuts roasting on an open fire, but how often has that actually been a holiday activity? For us it’s become a staple, so we’re here to help bring your families and friends together for this cozy, delicious (and easy!) treat that can be prepared in a traditional chestnut pan over an…

Chestnut and Butternut Squash Soup

Ingredients: 1 large butternut squash 1 onion, peeled and cut into wedges 2 garlic cloves, peeled 2 sprigs rosemary, finely chopped 4 tbsp olive oil 12 chestnuts, roasted, peeled and chopped 1.5L vegetable stock Salt and pepper to taste crème fraïche (optional)   Instructions: Preheat the oven to 400ºF. Peel the butternut squash, halve and…