Christmas Spiced Nuts

These spiced nuts are ideal for grazing on throughout the festive period, and also make a thoughtful Christmas gift for savoury snack lovers.

Ingredients - Makes two 1lb jars

  • 1 tbsp icing sugar
  • ½ tbsp ground cumin
  • ½ tsp fennel seeds
  • 1 tsp dried chilli flakes
  • ½ tbsp paprika
  • 2 tbsp chopped rosemary
  • 2 tbsp sesame seeds
  • 2 tbsp Maldon sea salt flakes
  • 50ml olive oil
  • egg white
  • 500g mixed nuts (Brazils, walnuts, hazelnuts, almonds etc)


  1. Preheat a Miele oven to 180°C. Place the nuts on a baking tray and bake for 10-15 minutes until lightly roasted. Remove from the oven and allow to cool slightly.

  2. Place everything except the nuts and egg white in a food processor and pulse to a paste. Transfer the paste to a bowl and mix in the egg white. Coat the nuts in the mixture.

  3. Line a baking tray with baking parchment and spread the nuts out on top.

  4. Cook for 10-15 minutes, turning over frequently throughout cooking.

  5. Remove from the oven, leave to cool and store in an airtight container.

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