The plant almond belongs to the Plum sort. Almonds are often considered as a nut, but actually it is a fetus with an ossicle. There are sweet and bitter sorts of almonds. Almonds are grown up in the field of the Mediterranean, in China and in America, in Slovakia and the Czech Republic. Almond is rich with fat oil, vegetable protein, vitamins of group B, E, and also minerals. Almond is used for preparation of liqueurs and desserts, in perfumery and in cosmetology.