Roasted Chestnuts Recipe

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roasted chestnuts

Diane C.

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@thymeandmarjoram

I always wanted to try these after seeing them in the movies. I searched for recipes and after trying several methods, I found that this worked the best.


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Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

20 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

chestnuts
water to cover
salt

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Look for chestnuts that are clean and shiny. Buy as many as you like.
2
With a sharp knife, cut an"X" on the side of the nuts, through the shell.
3
Put the nuts in a saucepan and cover with cold water. Let them soak for 15 minutes. Add a pinch of salt.
4
Drain nuts and place on baking sheet. Bake for 15-20 minutes.
5
Remove from the oven. Place the pan on top of stove. Cover the nuts with a clean towel and let them rest for 15 minutes.
6
Peel and enjoy!

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Dairy Free
Other Tag: Quick & Easy