Do you need some liquid to get almonds broken up?
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you gring toasted nuts til they release their oils and make a paste. requires a powerful machine. maybe once you've ground to a fine meal,a bit of nut oil helps start that last stage of the process. but no other kind of liquid would work.
Lindsay-Jean is a Community Editor at Food52.
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