These cashews will be a big hit with the men on your holiday list - mailman, service-man, work associate, neighbor, any guy that you just don't know what to get for a gift but want to do something to show your appreciation. This recipe is also delicious with almonds, pecans, walnuts, as well as the ol' peanut! Put these our at a holiday gathering and watch them disappear!
2 cups (9 ounces) unsalted or lightly salted cashews
2 tablespoons finely chopped fresh rosemary
1 teaspoon smoked hot paprika
2 tablespoons packed light brown sugar
2 teaspoons coarse salt
2 tablespoons butter, melted
Toast cashews: Spread nuts in a single layer on a rimmed baking sheet, and bake at 350ºF, stirring occasionally, for 10 minutes. Remove from oven. Shake cashews in a paper bag with the melted butter to coat evenly. Next, toss cashews with remaining ingredients until evenly coated. Cashews can be stored in an airtight container at room temperature up to 2 weeks.