Almonds throughout history have played an important role in the wedding celebration. Weddings were always considered a lucky occasion, and brides and grooms shared their luck and happiness with their guests by sending them home with a bomboniere or favor. Part of the gift that was handed out to guests were almonds in clusters of five to signify : fertility, heath, wealth, happiness, and longevity. Italy has been producing and perfecting almonds for centuries. Share these delicious imported treats from Crispo with your guests. These delicious treats can also be served in a bowl. These candies have a peeled and selected almond for a softer delicious taste. Box contains 1 kilo or 2.3 pounds and makes approx. 40-45 favors.