This before-dinner treat is one of our sexy vanilla recipes.
- 1 large egg white
- 2 tsp. vanilla powder or vanilla sugar
- 1 tsp. cocoa powder
- 1/4 tsp. cayenne pepper
- 1/2 tsp. kosher salt
- 1/4 cup sugar , plus more for garnish (optional)
- 2 cups mixed raw nuts , such as pecans, cashews, peanuts, and almonds
Spray or lightly grease a rimmed baking sheet. Pour mixture onto sheet, spreading nuts out in a single layer. Bake until crispy, 40 to 45 minutes, turning once after 20 minutes. Cool completely before serving. Garnish with extra sugar (if using). Nuts can be stored in an airtight container for up to 1 week.