honey & sriracha roasted cashews

Honey & Sriracha Roasted Cashews

I have to admit this post was inspired by a facebook ad from a company selling sriracha cashews.  I wanted some but I knew that it would probably be pretty easy to make my own, and I was right. I found this recipe at an amazing blog by fellow (though far more accomplished!) designer / food enthusiast Jennifer Chong.  These honey and sriracha cashews have a nice subtle sweet and spicy roasted taste without overpowering the natural buttery goodness of the cashew.

honey & sriracha roasted cashews

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chocolate covered banana slices with crushed pistachios

Chocolate Covered Banana Slices with Crushed Pistachios

These chocolate covered bananas only take a few minutes to prepare (plus a half hour to set up in the freezer) and they are a delicious yet healthy treat.  You can use any kind of chocolate, bars or chips, and you could also replace the pistachios with some other kind of nut; however I think salted pistachios compliment the chocolate and banana wonderfully.

chocolate covered banana slices with crushed pistachios
That slice in the back looks like it’s melting! But it only looks like that because I cut the banana at an angle. :P

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