Chipotle Roasted Almonds

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 10 mins

A great fiery little snack! Salty, sweet, spicy, yummo! Adapted from the Almond Board.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 tablespoon ground chipotle chile pepper
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 teaspoon coarse salt
  • 1 12 cups whole almonds
  • 1 tablespoon almond oil (or veg. oil)


  1. Preparation:.
  2. Stir together ground chipotle , sugar and salt in a small bowl, and set aside. Heat almonds and almond oil in a large skillet on medium-high heat, stirring and shaking the pan occasionally, until the almond skins are popping and almonds are fragrant. Turn down heat to medium-low and stir in chipotle mixture; heat and shake skillet for about 30 seconds, to release chipotle's oils. Move to a bowl and let cool just slightly before serving warm.
Most Helpful

These are wonderful! It's the perfect blend of seasonings. I have been snacking on them all afternoon! I think these would make a great gift in a small jar. I made them just as written with olive oil. Will definately be making again. Thanks!

HeidiSue January 29, 2007