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About us ...

Larry Monahan was the owner of a restaurant in Wakefield, Virginia. It was the fall of 1949 and the local peanut crop would soon be harvested. A peanut broker came to him and suggested he start roasting and promoting the local cash crop. Larry, or Daddy-O as he was known, came up with a recipe to roast the peanuts using a process of soaking in hot water before oil roasting. The result was a super-crunchy, irresistible peanut that would soon change the snack nut world forever. Our products are still made with the same time-honored recipe that has made our nuts  famous for over 70 years. Thanks Daddy-O for giving us this to share with the world! 

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Our Promise:

Our commitment is to providing the most fresh, most satisfying and most delicious flavored nuts and snacks to YOU, our loyal customer.  The 1949 Nut Co. promises to provide all of our wonderful products to meet or exceed your expectations.  If ever you are not completely satisfied, please contact us immediately, so our support team can help

rectify the problem.  We are HERE to help!