After multiple tries and tweaks of the recipe, plus tireless taste tests (mmmmm....) I thought this yumminess was too good not to share!
Vanilla Orange Almonds (or Mixed Nuts as the case may be)
Preheat oven to 250 degrees F and line a large baking sheet with parchment paper.
In a large bowl, combine:
- 2 egg whites
- 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
- juice of half an orange (remove the rind and put to the side before juicing)
- 1 lbs almonds (or mixed nuts)
- 1/2 cup of granulated sugar
- rind of one full orange
- pinch of sea salt