Rosemary Roasted Almonds

Rosemary Roasted Almonds

Good Monday Morning.

Did you all have a nice weekend? Mine started off with me buying a wedding dress!

AHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH!

That’s right, this is getting reallllllly real now.

My mom and I went to the bridal shop on Friday already having an idea of which dresses to choose from. We had narrowed it down to 2 after my 2nd visit to the shop.

I did my hair nicely and had some nice earrings on and actually wore high heels as to get a better idea of what the dress would look like.

We went in open minded and I had one other dress I wanted to try but we were afraid that it would “muddy the waters” as we had already really decided on the other two.

It actually HELPED make the decision easier. The new dress helped completely eliminate the one I thought I would really want and helped me decide on the dress that I ended up buying that day!

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The next day, I kept thinking to myself…”oh man, did I make the right decision” “was that the right one?” “gosh, I hope Patrick likes it”.

I think it is perfect for the venue we choose and I really hope I end up getting more excited about it all. I mean I AM excited, but it is all so nerve racking at the same time. If that makes any sense.

Anyways, my parents and Patrick took me out to celebrate that I said “yes” to the dress on Friday which was a nice and needed. Took my mind of things and just allowed me to have fun.

This recipe I am sharing with you today is something that you could really make your own.

I feel like the majority of my recipes are that way, however I strongly suggest you try it this way first. They are yummy!

 

 

Rosemary Roasted Almonds
Recipe Type: Snacks
Author: RavieNomNoms
Prep time:
Cook time:
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Serves: 16
A simple recipe that leaves your kitchen smelling of spicy almonds
Ingredients
  • 1 teaspoon dried rosemary
  • 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon ground red pepper (cayenne)
  • 3/4 teaspoon kosher salt
  • Dash of paprika
  • 2 cups raw almonds
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 325Β°.
  2. Combine all ingredients in a medium bowl; toss to coat.
  3. Arrange nut mixture in a single layer on a baking sheet lined with foil.
  4. Bake for 20 minutes or until lightly toasted.
  5. Cool to room temperature.
Serving size: 2 tablespoons Calories: 111 Fat: 9.9 Saturated fat: .8 Carbohydrates: 3.6 Sodium: 94 Fiber: 2.1 Protein: 3.8 Cholesterol: 0
Notes
Original Recipe from Cooking Light [url href=”http://www.myrecipes.com/recipe/rosemary-roasted-almonds-10000001918491/http://”]Rosemary Roasted Almonds[/url]

 

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Comments

  1. Wedding dress…I am really excited for you!
    Love those roasted almonds!

  2. How fun! I remember when I went wedding dress shopping.

  3. I am so excited for you! Thanks for sharing your experiences with us! πŸ™‚ These rosemary almonds look wonderful… I’m on a rosemary kick right now, so I might need to add this to the mix. πŸ˜‰

    • RavieNomNoms says:

      Thank you so much Renee!!

      Definitely try them and if you like them let me know! I am a Rosemary freak too! YUM

  4. I cannot wait to see you in your dress!!! How exciting to check this off your list πŸ™‚
    PS. I could eat my weight in these almonds…yum!

    • RavieNomNoms says:

      Thanks Liz! It is literally taking me all I have not to show people haha, but I definitely want it to be a surprise. I promise I will post pictures!

      PSS- I think I did eat my weight in these almonds πŸ˜‰

  5. Glad you found the dress!! These look so yummy!

  6. I love roasted nuts of any kind! Your recipe sounds absolutely yummy πŸ™‚

    Happy Blogging!
    Happy Valley Chow

  7. Yeah!! Can’t wait to actually see it. If it’s any consolation, I just think the bottom line is that you feel happy wearing it. Seriously, I thought wearing a Princess Diana style dress would be a timeless decision. I love these tasty almonds you made. Need to have more healthy snacks on hand. Hope you are having a great week. Congrats.
    -Gina-

  8. EEEEEEE!!!!!!!!!!!!!! HOW EXCITING!!!! I can’t wait to see it!! You’re gonna be so beautiful!

    and oooooh these nuts look tasty!

  9. Wow!!! Your wedding dress!!!! How exciting. πŸ™‚ I can’t wait to see photos… I loved the engagement photos you put on FB so much. I know you are going to look absolutely STUNNING!! These almonds look pretty darn great too. πŸ™‚