Sugar-spiced nuts

Sugar-spiced nuts

You can use a variety of nuts or just one or two types. Store for up to three weeks in an airtight container.

By , 21 September 2015

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Sugar-spiced nuts
  • 1 Hour

  • Serves: 10

  • Price: 51p per serving

Nutritional Info
Each 60g serving contains
  • Energy

    1486KJ

    355KCAL

    18%
  • Fat

    30.7g

    high

    44%
  • Saturates

    4.2g

    high

    21%
  • Sugars

    6.5g

    med

    7%
  • Salt

    0.5g

    med

    9%
of your reference intake.
Typical energy values per 100g: 2477kJ/592kcal.
Ingredients
  • 50g caster sugar
  • 1 level tsp fine salt
  • 1/2 level tsp chilli powder
  • 1/2 tsp cayenne
  • 1/2 level tsp smoked paprika
  • 1 medium egg
  • 500g mixed raw nuts, such as almonds, pecans, walnuts, brazils, pistachios and cashews
Method
  • Pre-heat the oven to 140C/120C Fan/Gas 1. Line 2 baking trays with baking paper. Mix the sugar, salt and spices.

  • Separate the egg. Whisk the egg white until foamy. Add the spice mix and whisk until evenly mixed.

  • Add the nuts and stir to coat. Remove and spread out on the trays.

  • Bake for 30 minutes. Stir around using a large spoon to separate them. Return to the oven for 15-20 minutes. Lift the paper onto a wire rack and leave to cool.