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Another Last Minute Gift

I know, I am the only one in the area, or within reading distance of my blog, that is not ready with all their gifts.  Well, here is another last minute gift you can make for someone on your list.

Spicy Almonds
Spicy Almonds

Spicy Almonds

Serves: 4

If you’re looking for a unique snack for work or in front of the TV, these almonds make a perfect portable alternative.  My picture is of a double batch. 

INGREDIENTS
1 cup almonds
1-1/2 teaspoons canola oil
1/2 tablespoon paprika
1/2 teaspoon chili powder
1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
1 teaspoon garlic salt
Dash fresh ground pepper

DIRECTIONS
1. Roast almonds in oil, stirring frequently in a skillet over medium low heat until slightly browned and crispy.
2. Toss nuts with spices until evenly covered.
3. Spread out on aluminum foil to cool completely and then store in an airtight container.

NUTRITION INFO (per serving)
Calories: 223.9
Fat: 19.9 g
Carbohydrates: 7.5 g
Protein: 7.7 g

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