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Sriracha Spiced Pumpkin Seeds

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Ready to start carving pumpkins?  Whatever you do, don’t throw away those seeds!  Roasted pumpkin seeds are one of the greatest October treats.

Today I decided to spice things up a bit and make my pumpkin seed snack with a bit of sriracha.

Keep reading for the recipe…

If you have never roasted pumpkin seeds before, start by checking out our easy tutorial:

In this version, I spiced things up with some savory add ons.  The raw pumpkin seeds are tossed with oil, Worcestershire sauce, Sriracha, salt, paprika, cumin and cayenne pepper.

The result was an absolutely addictive snack.  These would be outstanding sprinkled on top of an autumn soup or tossed into your favorite salad!

Sriracha Spiced Pumpkin Seeds

2 cups fresh pumpkin seeds

2 tablespoons canola oil

1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce

1/4 teaspoon Sriracha

1/2 teaspoon salt

1/2 teaspoon paprika

1/4 teaspoon ground cumin

1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper

In a medium bowl, toss pumpkin seeds with oil, Worcestershire sauce and Sriracha. Sprinkle with the salt, paprika, cumin and cayenne; toss to coat.

Spread pumpkin seeds in 9-by-13 inch pan. Bake, uncovered, at 250° for 45-50 minutes or until lightly browned and dry, stirring occasionally. Cool completely. Store in an airtight container. Yield: 2 cups.

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