1 T granulated sugar
1 1/2 t kosher salt
1/2 t cayenne
1 t cinnamon
1/4 t allspice
1/4 t ground ginger
1/4 t nutmeg
1/4 t cumin
1 lb raw almonds (blanched is better, but keeping the skins on is OK)
3 T oil (peanut is best, canola is fine)
1/2 c granulated sugar
Mix ingredients for spice mixture in a large bowl. Set aside
Heat 3 T of oil over medium heat in a frying pan large enough to hold the nuts in a single layer.
Add nuts and stir until they toast.
Add 1/2 c granulated sugar to nuts and stir until sugar melts.
Immediately pour the nuts into the spice mixture and stir.
Spread out in a flat pan or on a piece of foil to cool.
Pairs Well With
Good and quick. They also make a nice gift.