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These Portuguese style roasted pumpkin seeds make a great snack (petisco), perfect for when you are enjoying a glass of wine or a cold beer.
Portuguese Style Roasted Pumpkin Seeds Recipe
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Portuguese Style Roasted Pumpkin Seeds Recipe

Portuguese Style Roasted Pumpkin Seeds Recipe

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Seeds from 1 pumpkin, about 2 cups1 tablespoon of paprika1 tablespoon of garlic powder1 tablespoon of crushed red pepper flakes1 teaspoon of sea salt Get Portuguese ingredients & stuff Get Portuguese ingredients and other stuff
This site uses US measurements.


  1. Clean the seeds, remove all the pulp and strings (but don't rinse them).
  2. In a container, add all the ingredients and mix the spices well.
  3. Add the seeds to the container and stir well, so they are all coated.
  4. Place the seeds on a greased baking tray.
  5. Bake in a preheated oven at 350°F for about 20 minutes, and toss them ocasionally.
  6. They should be crispy and golden brown, leave them in the oven for a few extra minutes after they are baked.
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