(Happy New Year! I meant to post this a couple of weeks ago…but I was visiting family)
I was inspired to make these after watching one of my favorite cooking shows. I knew I would need some quick teacher gifts for the kids (I hope they like almonds!), and some snacks for the party we’re hosting today. I tried a few and I am happy to report that they are really tasty! Our friends loved them and I even had some recipe requests for them 🙂 Thanks for reading, enjoy.
Vanilla Almonds – adapted from Kelsey’s Essentials
- 1 egg white
- 1 tsp. pure vanilla extract
- 4 cups whole almonds
- 3/4 cup sugar
- 1/4 tsp. salt
- 1/2 tsp. ground cinnamon
Preheat the oven to 300 degrees F. Beat the egg white with the vanilla extract, add the almonds and stir to coat. Combine the sugar, salt, and cinnamon and combine with mixture. Place in a single layer on a greased baking sheet. Bake at 300 degrees F for 20 minutes. Remove and cool on wax paper and break into clusters.
I can imagine those would be perfect little gifts for the teachers. Do you know how they sell these in the mall around the holiday season and the cinnamon smells so good? They are irresistible. Take care, BAM
Yes, the house smelled amazing while these were baking 🙂 Thanks for stopping by, BAM!
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