What is pine nut Published on Jul 19, 2020 Updated on Jul 28, 2020 in « Back to Glossary IndexAn edible type of nut that derives from around 20 species of pine trees.Related Articles:Creamy Cauliflower Pine Nut SaucePerfect for pastas or even as pizza sauce. Using only 7 ingredients, whip up this deliciously creamy vegan sauce in less than 20 minutes.Vegan Chicken & Broccoli PastaVegan Chicken? Yup. Dive into this creamy delicious pasta, and taste the flavors yourself. You wont miss the meat.