Sweet & Spicy Pumpkin Seeds
Author: Marla Hingley
Prep time: 10 mins
Cook time: 1 hour
Total time: 1 hour 10 mins
Cumin, cayenne, ginger and cinnamon blend together to create these sweet and spicy crunchy pumpkin seeds.
Ingredients
  • 1 cup fresh pumpkin seeds
  • 5 Tbsp sugar, divided
  • ¼ tsp salt
  • ¼ tsp cumin
  • ¼ tsp cinnamon
  • ¼ tsp ginger
  • Pinch cayenne
  • 1 ½ Tbsp peanut oil (or oil of your choice)
Instructions
  1. Cook seeds: spread seeds onto parchment lined baking sheet and bake at 250°F, stirring occasionally, about 1 hr until dry. Let cool.
  2. Combine spices and 3 Tbsp sugar in large bowl. Heat oil in fry pan, add seeds and 2 Tbsp sugar.
  3. Cook until sugar melts and seeds begin to caramelize, about 60 seconds. Transfer to bowl and toss with sugars and spices. Let cool.
Recipe by Gluten Free Club at https://www.glutenfreeclub.com/sweet-spicy-pumpkin-seeds/