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Video: Sweet, Salty, Spicy Party Nuts

See how to make homemade gourmet spiced party nuts.

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In this video, you’ll see how to make sweet, salty, spicy mixed nuts. These are the world’s best party snack! And they’re so simple to make. Chef John chooses walnuts, pecans, cashews, and almonds for his nut mix, spicing them up with cayenne pepper, cumin, salt, and freshly ground black pepper. You can also throw in chipotle pepper, smoked paprika, whatever seasonings you like. Next, you’ll make a simple butter and sugar syrup for glazing the seasoned nuts. It’s so easy! Bake them in the oven until they transform into beautifully glazed, perfectly roasted party nuts! Watch the video, then get Chef John’s recipe for Sweet, Salty, Spicy Party Nuts. What a great homemade holiday gift idea, too! See more holiday appetizer videos >>

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Mar. 8, 2014 9:21 pm
Can sugar be replaced with Splenda ?
Dec. 24, 2012 3:35 am
Oh, and I also added some maple syrup!
Dec. 24, 2012 3:32 am
I've just made this recipe and it's scrumpdiddlyumptious!! (Even though my dog ate half the bag of my hazelnuts!!!) I didn't have cayenne but did have cumin. However the next batch I'm making today I'm going to try the Chinese 5 Spice in place of the cumin, as I love that spice, and will also add the cayenne. They are very tasty but not sicky sweet.
Dec. 22, 2012 6:27 am
The recipe is on this site as Sweet, Salty, SpicyParty Nuts!The 1/4 tsp is not too hot, it's perfect!
Nov. 24, 2012 12:19 pm
I just made Chef John's Sweet Salty Spicy Nuts after watching his wonderful video! As I starting preparing everything..realized I didn't have any cumin..Ok, so now for different spice! I decided to add a 1/4 tsp. of Chinese 5 Spice. OMG...they are fantastic! (glad I didn't have the cumin) My husband couldn't/wouldn't leave them much for getting things ready for Xmas! I'm now on my 4th batch...... If you haven't tried these you are definitely missing out ~ you have nothing to lose! thanks to Pattypro for putting up the link for the recipe
Nov. 13, 2012 3:45 pm
where is the recipe. it sounds so good.
Nov. 12, 2012 10:04 pm
I agree, I need a print out to take into the kitchen with me, thank you Barb for putting it up... some recipe sites have really nice print out set up. I thought allrecipes used to
Nov. 11, 2012 5:18 pm
Ingredients for 4 cups of nuts: 1 cup raw walnut halves 1 cup raw pecan halves 1 cup unsalted, dry roasted almonds 1 cup unsalted, dry roasted cashews 1 tsp salt 1/2 tsp freshly ground black pepper 1/4 tsp cumin 1/4 tsp cayenne *For the syrup: 1 or 2 tbsp butter 1/2 cup sugar 1/4 cup water *Heat to a boil, cook one minute, and pour over nuts!
Nov. 9, 2012 2:39 pm
Nov. 9, 2012 2:11 pm
Yes, where is the recipe???
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