1 cup sliced almonds or pecan pieces
1 tablespoon butter or margarine, melted
1 1/2 teaspoons sugar
1/4 teaspoon ground cumin
1/4 teaspoon chili powder
1/8 teaspoon dried crushed red pepper
Pinch of salt
Stir together almonds and butter in a small bowl. Combine sugar and remaining ingredients; sprinkle over almonds, tossing to coat. Spread on a lightly greased baking sheet.
Bake at 325°, stirring occasionally, for 15 minutes. Cool.