Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Pumpkin Pie Spiced Almonds


Makes 1 cup
Recipe from http://cleaneatingchelsey.com
Husband-Tested in Alice’s Kitchen

Pumpkin Pie Spiced Almonds would make a lovely stocking stuffer or hostess gift or holiday lunchbox snack.  It takes no more than a minute to prep these tasty almonds and then they go in the oven for a quick toast.  Your house will smell quite nice as they bake too.

1 cup raw whole almonds
½ teaspoon cinnamon
1 ½ teaspoon pumpkin pie spice
¼ teaspoon sea salt
2 Tablespoon maple syrup
½ teaspoon vanilla extract

Preheat the oven to 325 degrees Fahrenheit. While the oven is preheating, pour the almonds into a large mixing bowl. Add the cinnamon, pumpkin pie spice, and salt — toss to coat. Drizzle the maple syrup and vanilla extract on the almonds and stir until all almonds are coated with the spices and maple syrup. Spray a foil lined cookie sheet with cooking spray and spread the almonds on the sheet in a single layer. Cook for 15-20 minutes, flipping once, until almonds are roasted. Let cool completely before storing in an airtight container.

2 comments:

Karla said...

Alice- I really enjoyed your cooking demonstration last night and am looking forward to trying the recipes. This one was one of my favorites!
Karlana Rieck

Karla said...

Loved this recipe!
Karlana Rieck

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