Air-Fried Barbecue Mixed Nuts
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Air-Fried Barbecue Mixed Nuts

Air frying the nuts evenly toasts them, which enhances their flavor. These are great served at parties or as an energy-boosting snack. Feel free to change it up too by simply swapping out the barbecue seasoning for your favorite combination.
the Smart Oven® Air Fryer
the Smart Oven® Air Fryer Product Details

the Smart Oven® Air Fryer

35 mins total time

10 mins active time


Makes 350g



  • mixed nuts icon
    2½ cups (12 oz) mixed nuts
  • large egg white icon
    1 large egg white
  • kosher salt icon
    1 tsp kosher salt
  • barbecue seasoning icon
    1½ tsp barbecue seasoning
  • smoked paprika icon
    1 tsp smoked paprika


  • 1Set the oven to Bake, No Fan, 450°F, for 4 minutes and press Start to preheat.
  • 2Evenly spread the nuts in the air fry basket. Insert the basket in the middle position and cook for 4 minutes, or until lightly toasted.  
  • 3Remove the nuts from the oven and stand for 10 minutes to cool.
  • 4Adjust the oven to Air Fry, Super Convection, 300°F, for 10 minutes and press Start. Meanwhile, continue to the next step.
  • 5Place the egg white in a large bowl and whisk until frothy. Add the salt, seasoning and paprika and whisk for 1 minute.
  • 6Add the cooled nuts to the coating and stir. Evenly spread the nuts in a single layer in the air fry basket.
  • 7Place the basket in the middle position and cook for 10 minutes. Halfway through cooking, carefully stir the nuts and continue cooking. 
  • 8The nuts should be golden brown. If not, cook for a few extra minutes.
  • 9The nuts can be served warm or at room temperature. Cool completely before storing in an airtight container for up to 1 week.
Kid Friendly
Gluten Free
Kid Friendly

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