https://www.lifestylefood.com.au/recipes/5222/savoury-spiced-and-sweet-nuts

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Choose any nuts that take your fancy, and toss them in sweet and savoury spices creating tasty home-made nibbles for the festive season.

Ingredients

  • Christmas savoury spiced nuts:

  • 3tbsp sunflower oil, or 40g butter

  • 1 tbsp cumin

  • 1 tbsp smoked paprika

  • 1tbsp chilli powder

  • 475g mixed skinned nuts, such as almonds, pecans, hazel nuts

  • 1tbsp coarse sea salt

  • Christmas sweet nuts:

  • 3tbsp sunflower oil, or 40g butter

  • 1 tsp cinnamon

  • 1 tsp mixed spice

  • 4 tbsp soft dark brown sugar

  • 475g mixed skinned nuts, such as almonds, pecans, hazel nuts

Method

  • Savoury nuts::

  • 1.

    Heat the oil in a roasting tin and stir in the cumin, chilli powder and smoked paprika.

  • 2.

    Cook in the already hot oil for 30 seconds, then add the nuts and stir until coated.

  • 3.

    Roast at 150º C 20 - 30 minutes stirring from time to time.

  • 4.

    On removing from the oven, add salt.

  • 5.

    Serve warm from the oven, or allow to cool and store in an airtight tin for up to two weeks.

  • Sweet nuts::

  • 1.

    Heat the oil in a roasting tin and stir in the cinnamon and mixed spice.

  • 2.

    Cook for 30 seconds in the already hot oil, then add the sugar and nuts and stir until coated.

  • 3.

    Roast at 150º C 20 - 30 minutes stirring from time to time.

  • 4.

    Serve warm from the oven, or allow to cool and store in an airtight tin for up to two weeks.

Nutritional information

Nutritional analysis per serving (20 servings)

  • Energy 328kj
  • Fat Total 28g
  • Saturated Fat 3g
  • Protein 8g
  • Carbohydrate 14g
  • Sugar 1g
  • Sodium 126mg

Note: The information shown is Edamam's estimate based on available ingredients and preparation. It should not be considered a substitute for a professional nutritionist's advice.

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