Prep 5 mins
Cook 45 mins
Low carb snack; best made a few hours before serving.
- 1 teaspoon butter or 1 teaspoon olive oil
- 1 1⁄2 cups blanched almonds
- 3 tablespoons coarse sea salt
- cayenne pepper
- Preheat oven to 225°F.
- Toss almonds with oil and spread on a nonstick baking sheet.
- Toast for about 45 minutes, then toss with salt while warm. Wrap tightly in foil or waxed paper and allow to sit for a couple hours, then shake off excess salt.
- Season to taste with cayenne pepper.
These are yummy. I was leery about the salt amount but went ahead and after a good amount shook of all was good. Whats not to love about fresh roasted, salted and nicely pepper hot nut's? These will make a great munchy/snack/party tray addition. Really glad I gave them a try. :D