Recipe

Toasted nori chips

Get creative in the kitchen and whip up some of these deliciously crunchy toasted nori chips! A great idea for healthy snacking!

  • Makes 60
  • 10 mins preparation
  • 5 mins cooking

Ingredients

Nanami togarashi
  • 1 tablespoon finely grated orange rind
  • 2 teaspoon cracked black pepper
  • 1 tablespoon chilli flakes
  • 2 teaspoon black sesame seeds
Toasted nori chips
  • sesame seeds
  • sea salt, crumbled
  • nori (seaweed) sheets
  • sesame oil

Method

Toasted nori chips
  • 1
    Make nanami togarashi: Dry-fry rind in a small frying pan over medium heat for 5 minutes or until rind is dry and crispy. Place in a screw-top jar with remaining ingredients; shake well to combine.
  • 2
    Crush sesame seeds using a mortar and pestle; combine with 2 teaspoons of the nanami togarashi and the salt. (Store remaining nanami togarashi for another use.)
  • 3
    Using scissors, cut each nori sheet into triangles or squares. Place on a large baking-paper-lined oven tray; lightly brush nori with sesame oil.
  • 4
    Heat a large non-stick frying pan over medium-high heat; toast nori, in batches, for 2 minutes each side or until crisp. Return to paper-lined tray; sprinkle immediately with nanami togarashi mixture.

Notes

Namami togarashi is a Japanese spice mix. The blend contains red peppers, sansho pepper, orange rind, black and white sesame seeds, seaweed and ginger. It is available from Asian food stores if you don't want to make your own.

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