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Thyme-Toasted Almonds


  1. 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
  2. 2 teaspoons fresh thyme, leaves only
  3. 2 teaspoons coarse sea salt
  4. 4 ounces whole, unblanched almonds
  1. Preheat oven to 400°. 2. In a large, shallow bowl, combine oil, thyme and salt. Set aside. 
  2. Place the almonds in a single layer on a baking sheet. Place the baking sheet in the center of the oven and toast until the nuts are lightly browned, about 4 minutes. Remove the baking sheet from the oven. Immediately add the hot nuts to the oil/salt/ thyme mixture. Taste for seasoning. Serve warm or at room temperature.
Make Ahead The almonds can be stored, well sealed, for up to 2 weeks.