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Roasted and Salted Almonds: The Perfect Snack


Roasted and salted almonds are a delicious and nutritious snack that can be enjoyed any time of the day. Almonds are packed with healthy nutrients and are one of the most popular nuts in the world. When roasted and salted, almonds become even more delicious and satisfying.

Roasting almonds brings out their natural nutty flavour and gives them a crunchy texture. The process of roasting involves baking the almonds in an oven at a high temperature until they turn golden brown. The heat causes the oils inside the almonds to be released, creating an aromatic and flavourful snack. Adding salt brings out even more of this deliciousness.

Apart from being a tasty snack, roasted and salted almonds are also a healthy one. They are a rich source of protein, fibre, healthy fats, vitamins, and minerals. Almonds are particularly high in vitamin E, which is an important antioxidant that helps to protect the body against damage caused by free radicals. They also contain magnesium, which is essential for maintaining healthy bones, and iron, which is important for carrying oxygen in the blood.

Whether you're looking for a quick and satisfying snack or a nutritious addition to your meals, roasted and salted almonds are a great choice. Just remember to choose high quality salt and nuts for the best taste and nutritional value.

Enjoy Our Recipe


  • 2 cups of raw almonds
  • 1 tablespoon of olive oil
  • 1/2 teaspoon of Oryx Desert Salt


  1. Preheat the oven to 350°F (180°C).
  2. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  3. In a bowl, toss the almonds with the olive oil until evenly coated.
  4. Spread the almonds in a single layer on the prepared baking sheet.
  5. Sprinkle the Oryx Desert Salt evenly over the almonds.
  6. Roast the almonds for 10-15 minutes, stirring occasionally, until they are golden brown and fragrant.
  7. Remove the almonds from the oven and allow them to cool completely.
  8. Store the roasted and salted almonds in an airtight container at room temperature for up to two weeks.

Note: You can adjust the amount of salt based on your preference. You can also add other seasonings like garlic powder, smoked paprika, rosemary, or even honey for a different flavour.

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