Save on Pinterest

Orange Spiced Almonds

After snacking on these tangy nuts at a local fair, I searched my cookbooks for a similar recipe. It took several trials, but now these sugar-and-spicy treats are a tradition!
  • Total Time
    Prep/Total Time: 30 min.
  • Makes
    about 3-1/2 cups


  • 2/3 cup sugar
  • 3 teaspoons grated orange zest
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground allspice
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 1 large egg white
  • 1 tablespoon orange juice
  • 3 cups whole unblanched almonds


  • In a small bowl, combine the sugar, orange zest, cinnamon, allspice and ginger. In a small bowl, beat egg white and orange juice. Add almonds; stir to coat. Sprinkle sugar mixture over almonds; mix well. Spread in a single layer on a baking sheet. Bake at 300° for 20 minutes. Remove to waxed paper to cool.
Every editorial product is independently selected, though we may be compensated or receive an affiliate commission if you buy something through our links.

Recommended Video