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Holiday Coconut Cashews

These coconut cashews are great sweet treats to get into the festive spirit!
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time1 hr
Total Time1 hr 5 mins
Course: Dessert, Snack
Cuisine: American
Keyword: candied nuts, coconut cashews
Servings: 4 people
Calories: 909kcal
Author: Lalaine Manalo


  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup coconut flakes unsweetened
  • 3/4 tsp. salt
  • 2 egg whites
  • 1 tbsp. vanilla
  • 1 lb. cashews


  • In a Hefty bag, combine sugar, coconut flakes, and salt. Shake bag to fully disperse.
  • In a bowl, whisk egg until frothy. Add cashews and stir well coated. Add cashews into the bag of sugar. Shake bag until cashews are well coated.
  • On a greased baking sheet, arrange cashews in a single layer. Bake in a 250 F oven for about 1 hour, stirring every 15 minutes.
  • Remove from heat and spread on a parchment-lined baking sheet. Allow to cool completely before transferring into an airtight container.


Calories: 909kcal | Carbohydrates: 87g | Protein: 23g | Fat: 57g | Saturated Fat: 15g | Sodium: 401mg | Potassium: 831mg | Fiber: 5g | Sugar: 58g | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 45mg | Iron: 8mg