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DIY: Walnut shell Advent calendar

By: Ashley Chase on Nov. 3, 2009, 11:58 a.m.

Photo: Lindsay Kurz/Plenty

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Clean out the shell

1. Remove the nutmeats and set aside (see the candied walnut recipe to find a tasty way to prepare walnuts). Scrape out the thin interior dividing walls of the walnut and discard (in your compost bin, of course!).