Spicy-Sweet Asian Nut Mix - Rachael Ray In Season

Spicy-Sweet Asian Nut Mix

Spicy-Sweet Asian Nut Mix
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  • 7Servings


  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1/4 cup sesame seeds
  • 1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon soy sauce
  • 1 cup chow mein noodles
  • 1 cup peanuts
  • 3/4 cup wasabi peas


Line a baking sheet with parchment paper. In a medium skillet, melt the butter over medium heat. Stir in the sesame seeds and crushed red pepper and cook, stirring, until golden, about 3 minutes. Stir in the sugar and, when just dissolved, stir in the soy sauce, then the chow mein noodles. Quickly spread evenly on the prepared baking sheet; let cool.

Crumble the sesame mixture into a bowl and toss with the peanuts and wasabi peas.