Coconut Glazed Almonds


Prep Time

15 minutes

Prep Notes

Craving something sweet, crunchy AND healthy? Then you've gotta try these super easy and nutrient dense glazed almonds. With no added artificial sugars or flavorings, these almonds will satisfy your sweet snack tooth without spiking your blood sugar like other sugary snacks. Coconut nectar is sweet like maple syrup but is low glycemic, meaning it won't spike your blood sugar. Plus, it's loaded with enzymes and minerals that will keep you healthy from the inside out. Almonds are a snackers dream, too! With over 30% of your RDA of vitamin E per serving, and plenty of protein and fiber these puppies will keep you feeling satisfied all afternoon long. These are great packed up for long hikes, the commute home from a long day or just as a plain old snack because they're so darn good. Enjoy!

Yields

4-6 servings

Ingredients

1 1/2 cups raw almonds

3 tbsp. coconut nectar (located near the pure maple syrup in your local grocery/health foods store)

1-2 tsp. cinnamon

1-2 pinches of sea salt

Directions

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. 

Spread almonds evenly on baking dish. 

Drizzle with coconut nectar. 

Sprinkle with cinnamon and salt 

Mix to coat evenly (finger-licking will be nearly impossible). 

Place in 350 degree oven for 10 minutes. 

Store in an airtight container when cool. Eat and enjoy!