Asian Bar Mix


The sesame sticks, wasabi peas, almonds, and peanuts make this irresistible bar mix wonderfully crunchy.

Asian Bar Mix
Photo: © Anna Williams
3 cups


  • 2 tablespoons melted unsalted butter

  • 2 teaspoons soy sauce

  • 1 teaspoon sugar

  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper

  • 1/2 teaspoon each of Chinese five-spice powder and kosher salt

  • 1 cup of sesame sticks

  • 1 cup of wasabi peas

  • 1/2 cup raw almonds

  • 1/2 cup unsalted roasted peanuts

  • 1 sheet of nori, cut into small rectangles


  1. Mix unsalted butter, soy sauce, sugar, cayenne pepper, Chinese five-spice powder and kosher salt. Add sesame sticks, wasabi peas, raw almonds, unsalted roasted peanuts and nori. Toss well.

  2. Spread the mix on a baking sheet and roast at 250° for 1 hour, stirring once, until the nuts are toasted and the coating is dry. Let cool before serving.

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