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List Rules Only the nuts (or legumes, if you must). Nothing that is made *of* or *with* nuts.

List of the best nuts to eat, ranked by snackers everywhere. This list includes the best tasting and healthiest nuts, a favorite snack among young and old alike. According to a new scientific study, nuts are proven to make you live longer. So eat up! Delicious and crunchy, who doesn't love nuts? Monsters, that's who. From the most common, popular nuts to the lesser known specialty nuts, this is a list of all nuts for you to vote on, add to, or re-rank your own version.

A fan of pistachios? Click upvote to move it to the top of this list. Not impressed with peanuts? Be sure to vote them down. Healthy nuts add flavor and good-for-you fats to meals for weight loss help, and the best nuts for protein like almonds and walnuts are great to snack on by themselves.

Vote on this list of the most popular nuts so we know once and for all which are the most delicious nuts.


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Pistachio is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Nuts to Eat

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2
+ - 703 175
Cashew is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Nuts to Eat

3
+ - 475 177
Almond is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Nuts to Eat

4
+ - 391 207
Peanut is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Nuts to Eat

5
+ - 332 203
Walnut is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Nuts to Eat

6
+ - 415 168
Pecan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Nuts to Eat

7
+ - 430 124
Macadamia Nut is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Nuts to Eat

8
+ - 258 147
Hazelnut is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Nuts to Eat

9
+ - 279 154
Coconut is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Nuts to Eat

10
+ - 210 190
Brazil nut is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Nuts to Eat

11
+ - 126 170
Chestnut is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Nuts to Eat

12
+ - 190 126
Pine nut is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Nuts to Eat

13
+ - 35 136
Kola Nuts is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Nuts to Eat
Kola Nuts

14
+ - 31 146
Ginkgo Nuts is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Nuts to Eat
Ginkgo Nuts

15
+ - 32 125
Jack Nuts is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Nuts to Eat
Jack Nuts

16
+ - 19 124
Candlenut is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Nuts to Eat

17
+ - 32 168
Acorn is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Nuts to Eat

18
+ - 13 129
Areca nut is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Nuts to Eat