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Wednesday, February 21st, 2018
pistachios can give you an energy boost at work

Three recent studies are giving pistachio lovers new reasons to reach for a handful of nuts while at work, especially pistachios. Adding to an increasing volume of research around the health benefits of pistachios, one study and a national survey in the U.S. suggest a snack of pistachios might boost […]

Friday, February 9th, 2018
Valentine's Day Heart of the Desert

There is a lot of mystery about Valentine’s Day. How did start? Who was St. Valentine and how did he become associated with romance? History shows that February has long been celebrated as a month of romance, and that Valentine’s Day as we know it, contains both Christian and ancient […]

Thursday, January 25th, 2018
wine tasting in new mexico with Heart of the Desert

Many don’t think of New Mexico as a place for wine, but in actuality, wine grapes have been grown in New Mexico since the 1600’s. Franciscan Monks brought wine to New Mexico for Holy Communion. Much has changed since those days, but wine has continued to be produced throughout the […]

Thursday, January 18th, 2018
elegant weddings at heart of the desert in New Mexico

The holidays are a very popular time to get engaged. If you are starting to think about what you need to do to plan your wedding, this simple guide will get you moving in the right direction. If at any time, it just seems like too much, consider seeking out […]

Friday, January 5th, 2018
get the best pistachio snacks and wines from heart of the desert in new mexico

Many people make resolutions at the start of a new year. Goal setting with actionable steps and measurable results often hold you more accountable. If one of your resolutions or goals was to eat healthy, but you hate feeling deprived, you will appreciate these hints on items to select. Pistachios: […]

Thursday, December 14th, 2017
cooking with pistachios

Pistachios are perfect for snacking straight out of the bag. They add a nice crunch and exotic flavor to all sorts of dishes. The next time you are shopping for pistachios, make sure to pick up some nutmeats (unshelled) to try your hand at cooking with them. You can buy […]

Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

If you are looking for a delicious holiday treat that looks festive and tastes divine, consider some pistachio, cranberry bark. This recipe is so easy, you’ll be wanting to make it for every holiday event you attend. It displays perfectly on any holiday buffet or cookie tray. They also make […]

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017
gift baskets with pistachios and snacks from Heart Of The Desert

Many wonder if food is too impersonal to give as a gift. Just the opposite is true if you consider your audience and buy accordingly. Food gift baskets are great gifts for the winter holidays, birthdays, house warmings, Mother’s Day and Father’s Day. They are always an excellent choice for […]

Monday, November 20th, 2017
what type of wine should I drink with my holiday dinner

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, which means Christmas isn’t far behind. Will it be ham or turkey or both? Or perhaps you will be having Prime Rib this year for Christmas? Deciding on the protein and sides is hard enough, let us take the mystery out of what wines […]

Thursday, November 2nd, 2017
Pistachios are a healthy snack

Physical activities play an essential role in a healthy lifestyle, and post exercise nutrition plays a key role in proper recovery. Pistachios can be the perfect post exercise recovery snack because of their nutritional value. The following are some reasons why the nutrients within pistachios can help athletes and fitness […]