Ever wondered why pistachios are green? If pistachios are fattening? If they're gluten free? In honor of Pistachio Day, we answer all your most pressing pistachio questions.

By Liz Steelman
February 26, 2018

It’s Pistachio Day (February 26), and although you love their distinctly nutty flavor and oddly satisfying task of cracking its shell, you probably don’t know all the wonderful and interesting mysteries pistachios hold in their shell. In celebration of the green drupe behind and many people’s ice cream flavor of choice, we answer three big questions you might have about the pistachio.

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