Sweet Toasted Pumpkin Seeds

Jenni K

By
@AnCsMom

As that time approaches when you're carving your pumpkins, don't throw away those seeds - make them into a delicious (healthy) snack instead!


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Serves:

makes 1 cup

Prep:

5 Min

Cook:

20 Min

Ingredients

1 c
pumpkin seeds, rinsed and dried
1 Tbsp
melted butter
1 tsp
sugar
1/4 tsp
cinnamon

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Once the innards are scraped from the pumpkin or squash, remove the seeds from the squishy, stringy stuff, rinse and spread out to dry.
2
Preheat oven to 375
3
In a bowl combine melted butter, sugar, and cinnamon. Toss in seeds; mix until seeds are coated well.
4
Spread evenly on a baking sheet and bake until toasted and slightly browned, about 15-20 minutes, tossing halfway through. Watch carefully to avoid burning as all ovens vary on cook times. Remove from oven, and let cool before serving.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Snacks
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy