Because the sauce on this is a darker color, it’s easier to overcook your seeds. Be extra careful not to overcook your seeds or the flavor will not be as tasty.
Baking time greatly depends on how long you let the pumpkin seeds dry. If the seeds are completely dry before you bake them, you may only need to bake them for 20 minutes. Although this recipe takes a long time from start to finish, most of the time you’re not doing anything but checking on the seeds. There is a very small effort investment when baking these.