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Pumpkin seeds

I know a few people have posted this question here and there, but I wanted to ask how you make your pumpkin seeds. I've always soaked them in salt water and baked them, but I'd like to find a lower sodium option.

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musicpisces

Asked by musicpisces at 1:40 PM on Oct. 29, 2010 in Food & Drink

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  • I roast them not soaked in salt water.
    ballewal

    Answer by ballewal at 1:42 PM on Oct. 29, 2010

  • We used dill, cumin, paprika, salt, pepper, and curry...then drizzled some olive oil on top and mixed it all around. Then we stuck them under the broiler for about 4 or 5 minutes. Keep checking them, they burn easily.
    Acid

    Answer by Acid at 1:43 PM on Oct. 29, 2010

  • I rinse in plain water, pat dry then spread then on a sheet pan. I lightly spinkle olive oil over top. Then I leave some palin, some I sprinkle with garlic powder, some I sprinkle with "West Texas Dust" which is a VERY hot spice mix my husband loves. Then a bake them.
    GrnEyedGrandma

    Answer by GrnEyedGrandma at 1:44 PM on Oct. 29, 2010

  • I can't wait to try Alton Brown's (Food Network) method....roasted in a fry pan!!
    MishOrion

    Answer by MishOrion at 2:29 PM on Oct. 29, 2010

  • Olive oil and Tony Chaceries seasoning!
    texasgurl33

    Answer by texasgurl33 at 3:05 PM on Oct. 29, 2010

  • I boil them in salt water and them roast them in the oven with olive oil or butter.
    DigiScrapperMom

    Answer by DigiScrapperMom at 5:42 PM on Oct. 29, 2010

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