Peanut butter

1884 Peanut butter

The book of science

Tom Sharp

Marcellus Gilmore Edson food science Peanut butter

Peanut butter

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The Bambara groundnut or “Congo goober,” originating in West Africa, has been pretty much supplanted in Africa by the peanut or “goober peas” to the extent that in Africa peanuts are called groundnuts. Groundnuts and peanuts are in the same botanical family, Fabaceae.

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