Candied Walnuts

Toss these glazed nuts with mixed greens to create a salad with a sweet crunch. Or add them to cooked chicken or turkey for a filling main-dish salad.


Candied Walnuts

by 2  people


add your rating
add a comment
Ingredients
  • 1   cup 
    walnuts
  • 1/2  cup 
    sugar
  • 2   tablespoons 
    butter
Directions
1.
Line a baking sheet with foil. Butter the foil; set aside.
2.
In a heavy 10-inch skillet combine walnuts, sugar, and butter. Cook over medium-high heat, shaking skillet occasionally until sugar begins to melt. Do not stir. Reduce heat to low and cook until sugar is golden brown, stirring occasionally. Remove from heat. Pour onto prepared baking sheet. Cool completely. Break into clusters. Store in airtight container in a cool, dark place for up to 1 week. Makes about 8 servings.
Nutrition information
Per Serving: cal. (kcal) 171, Fat, total (g) 13, chol. (mg) 8, sat. fat (g) 3, carb. (g) 14, fiber (g) 1, pro. (g) 2, vit. A (RE) 31, sodium (mg) 31, calcium (mg) 20, iron (mg) 0, Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet
Add Your Review
 Articles
Chocolate Chip Cookies with Walnut Oil: Secret Ingredient
... of other recipes from sweet to savory. And it's called walnut oil -- healthy, nutritious, and with a deep... nutty flavor to turn you into a genius cook without even trying very hard. Walnut oil is everywhere... in my teeny town." It's not expensive, if by "it's not" we mean "it is." But walnut oil lasts a long... read more...
25 Days of Christmas Cookies: Cherry-Walnut Balls
... for you. Cherry-Walnut balls are a modern take on the iconic sugarplum, which was actually a fruit...-coated coriander seeds!) Regardless of your feelings about coriander, we can guarantee that these Cherry-Walnut..., flavored with both toasted walnuts and almond extract. A coating of confectioner's sugar adds extra... read more...
Walnuts Add a Healthy Touch to Easy Christmas Party Recipes
... in the the right kind of ingredients. Walnuts are a perfect example. They are luxurious and rich but at the same... time a superfood. Walnuts are a good source of omega 3 fatty acids, a heart healthy fat. A handful... of them as a snack can also help diminish hunger before meals. Best of all, walnuts fit into holiday party... read more...
how tos
Food Blogs We Love
see more blogs