North Coast Almonds. Vitamin E is a family of fat-soluble antioxidants. These antioxidants tend to build up in cell membranes in your body, protecting your cells from oxidative damage. Almonds are among the world’s best sources of vitamin E, with just 1 ounce providing 37% of the RDI. Several studies have linked higher vitamin E intake with lower rates of heart disease, cancer and Alzheimer’s disease.