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Candied Pumpkin Seeds


Though I was a fan of candy growing up, my favorite treat of Halloween was the roasted pumpkin seeds that my mom used to make.  She used a sheet pan and the old style radiator heater and the house would smell amazing.    

Our pumpkin this year was loaded with seeds, and when I went searching for methods and oven times, I found this Candied Pumpkin Seeds recipe from Taste of Home.   I made my own pumpkin spice mix.  Salty and crunchy and delicious, and they disappeared very quickly! 

Candied Pumpkin Seeds

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Candied Pumpkin Seeds
Author: Jolene Martinelli- Jolene's Recipe Journal

Ingredients

  • 1 cup fresh pumpkin seeds
  • 1/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice ( I used homemade)
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt

Instructions

  1. In a small bowl, combine all ingredients.
  2. Spread into a greased foil-lined 15-in. x 10-in. x 1-in. baking pan.
  3. Bake, uncovered, at 250° for 45-50 minutes or until seeds are well-glazed, stirring occasionally.
  4. Cool completely; break into pieces.
  5. Store in an airtight container. 
Source:http://www.tasteofhome.com/Recipes/Candied-Pumpkin-Seeds


pumpkin seeds, candied
Kid friendly, Snacks, Halloween
American
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