These maple roasted pumpkin seeds are a new favourite at our house.
They are crispy, delicious and SO easy to make, you'd wish you doubled the recipe. Be careful not to eat them all in one sitting!
Do you know how easy it is to make Maple Roasted Pumpkin Seeds at home?
These maple roasted pumpkin seeds are:
- and the best part - so easy to make
All you need are 3 ingredients:
- raw pumpkin seeds
- coconut oil
- maple syrup
How do you make Maple Roasted Pumpkin Seeds?
Pre-heat the oven to 300ºF. Line a rimmed baking sheet with unbleached parchment paper.
In a large mixing bowl, add the pumpkin seeds, also called pepitas.
In a small saucepan, melt the coconut oil. Once melted, add the maple syrup and stir together.
Pour the maple syrup mixture over the pumpkin seeds. Mix well.
Spread the pumpkin seeds evenly onto the lined baking sheet.
Place in the oven for 20-30 minutes until slightly browned.
Remove from oven and let cool completely. They'll become crunchier after cooling.
You know what? I'll let you in on some tips.
This recipe is actually pretty versatile because you can use other nuts and seeds too! Just as yummy.
Get raw pumpkin seeds if you can because you'll be roasting them in the oven.
Want to make little Maple Roasted Pumpkin Seed clusters?
Don't mix the seeds around the pan. Let them completely cool in the pan before transferring to another container for serving or storing.
Make these Maple Roasted Pumpkin Seeds today and you'd wish you made some more!
Maple Roasted Pumpkin Seeds
- 1 1/2 cup raw pumpkin seeds also called pepitas
- 1 tbsp virgin coconut oil
- 1 tbsp maple syrup
- Pre-heat the oven to 300°F. Line a rimmed baking sheet with unbleached parchment paper.
- In a large mixing bowl, add the pumpkin seeds.
- In a small saucepan, melt the coconut oil.
- Once the oil has melted, add the maple syrup. Mix well.
- Pour the maple syrup mixture onto the pumpkin seeds. Mix thoroughly.
- Spread the pumpkin seeds evenly on the lined baking sheet.
- Place in the oven and bake for 20-30 minutes until lightly toasted brown.
- Remove from oven and let cool completely. The seeds will become crunchier as they cool.
- If you want little seed clusters, carefully break apart before serving or storing.
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These Maple Roasted Pumpkin Seeds make a great snack on their own or as a topping.
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Dorothy is a blogger over at CrazyforCrust.com, where she's been sharing recipes with a slice of life for almost 10 years. She's married to Mel, the other half of Easy Good Ideas, and together they are raising a teenager and dog in Northern California.