Spicy Candied Cashews
I spotted this recipe on Diginn's Instagram profile over the holidays and instantly knew I had to recreate it!
The Chinese five spice powder takes these spiced nuts to a whole new level! It is such an interesting combination of savory + sweet + spicy flavors: salt, cloves, cinnamon, black pepper, maple syrup, cayenne pepper!
If you are new to Chinese five spice powder, your life is about to be changed!
- 1/4 cup maple syrup
- 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
- 1 tablespoon cayenne pepper
- 1 1/4 teaspoon Chinese five spice powder
- 1 1/4 teaspoon sugar
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 4 cups raw cashews
adapted from Diginn...