Brace Yourself for a Nutella Shortage

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Thanks to bad weather in Turkey, jars of Nutella are about to get more expensive.

Why does the weather in Turkey matter? Turns out nearly 70 percent of the world's hazelnuts are grown there.

And after a season that devastated crops, hazelnut prices have increased by as much as 60 percent.

What does that mean for you? Not only will your favorite sweets cost more (and possibly be harder to find), but hazelnuts will be notably absent from packages of mixed nuts.

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