Groundnuts (Arachis hypogaea), also known as peanuts, ground peas or ground pistachios, are a curious plant belonging to the Fabaceae or leguminous plants, although this may come as a surprise to some: the flowers bury themselves in the ground to produce their fruit!
Maria Simona Spanish Turrón is a traditional Spanish sweet made from almonds, honey and egg whites.
This Christmas sweet is popular throughout Spain, and is often given as a gift during the festive season.
More and more, Turrón is becoming an everyday treat.
While delicious on its own, there are many ways to enjoy it. Here are some ideas to accompany Maria Simona Spanish Turrón