October 19th, 2009: M. H. Alshaya officially opened Castania Nut Boutique, a Lebanese franchise renowned for selling finest quality nuts and other products from around the world - at The Avenues Mall.
"Castania" the Lebanese Roasting Company was founded in 1985. Castania has successfully expanded since its inception and currently leads the Lebanese nuts market with a wide range of products.
Castania will offer buyers exquisite, fresh, premium, dry and roasted nuts. Undergoing a rigorous process of selection and packaging, Castania's nuts have been duly recognized in the Europe and Middle East market for their packaging standards. From fresh to raw nuts such as walnuts, pine nuts, almonds and many more, all will be available. Apart from high quality nuts, Castania will also be selling sweet nougats, malban, different kinds of chocolates as well as Lebanese roasted Brazilian coffee, dry fruits, syrups and Dragees.