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In a hot skillet, toss cashews with a bit of canola oil, garam masala and salt until coated. Transfer to a bowl and add dried apricots.
Spiced Pumpkin Seeds
Sauté shelled pepitas in oil until they pop; season with ground cumin and salt.
Buy top-quality cream of tomato soup and serve in shot glasses topped with chopped cooked shrimp, crème fraîche and a sprig of tarragon.