1Tablespoonorange zest1 navel orange gave me the zest and orange juice for this recipe,
Preheat oven to 275 degrees. Grease a cookie sheet with shortening.
Mix the Bugles and mixed nuts in a large bowl. In a medium size bowl, using a whisk, whisk the egg whites and orange juice together until foamy. Whisk in the remaining ingredients. Pour over the bugles and nuts, stir to combine, and coat well.
Spread the mixture onto the prepared cookie sheet. Bake for a total of 45 minutes, stirring the mixture every 15 minutes until light brown and crispy. Remove from the cookie sheet to a strip of foil to cool completely. Store in an air tight container.