Cinnamon Toasted Almonds

Total Time

Prep: 15 min. Bake: 25 min. + cooling


about 4 cups

Updated: Sep. 19, 2023
Crunchy cinnamon almonds are a spectacular treat to take to a party or gathering. They taste just like the cinnamon roasted almonds you get at the fair. —Janice Thompson, Stacy, Minnesota
Cinnamon Toasted Almonds Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 2 large egg whites
  • 6 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 4 cups unblanched almonds
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 1/3 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon


  1. In a large bowl, beat egg whites until frothy; beat in vanilla. Add almonds; stir gently to coat. Combine the sugars, salt and cinnamon; add to nut mixture and stir gently to coat.
  2. Spread evenly in 2 greased 15x10x1-in. baking pans. Bake at 300° for 25-30 minutes or until almonds are crisp, stirring once. Cool. Store in an airtight container.

Nutrition Facts

1/4 cup: 250 calories, 18g fat (1g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 166mg sodium, 16g carbohydrate (10g sugars, 4g fiber), 8g protein.