You will never miss the world’s largest pistachio monument in Alamogordo, New Mexico when traveling along U.S. Highway 54/70. The giant 30-ft high concrete structure located at McGinn’s Pistachio Tree Ranch was built in honor of the founder of Tree Farm, the late Tom MCGinn.

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See the store too.

There is a store and gift shop just beside this giant nut structure that sells pistachios in different flavors. Inside the shop you can sample pistachio treats, enjoy ice cream, and get a free taste of some local wines!

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It is worth buying a bagful of pistachio.

Prices of the pistachio vary depending on the sizes of the bags. Prices are very reasonable.

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Scorpion Moruga?

And they sell this — the Scorpion Moruga, the world’s hottest chile pepper!
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Don’t miss the gift shop in the other side of the building.
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There is always a smile from the lovely people in this store, so pay them a visit when you’re around town.
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McGinn’s Pistachio Tree Ranch
Address: 7320 U.S. Highway 54/70, Alamogordo, NM 88310
Phone Number: +1 800-368-3081
Store Hours: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

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