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Almond buns for burgers and sandwiches - Paleo buns

Almond buns for burgers and sandwiches - Paleo buns

Video recipe - When browsing paleo sites I have often seen recipes for almond buns and oopsies. I found that the almond buns looked interesting. So I have been experimenting with those a lot. This is the recipe I have developed. They are a lot easier to make than regular buns and they taste better too. So I make them often now.

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