Spicy Rum Nut Brittle

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By
@sm_1234

My family LOVES this! It has just a hint of lingering spice that so compliments the brittle.


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Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

2 c
sugar
1 c
corn syrup, light
2 c
mixed nuts (brazil nuts removed)
2 tsp
butter
1 tsp
cinnamon
1/2 tsp
cayenne pepper
1/4 tsp
salt
1 pinch
ground nutmeg (i use a generous pinch)
2 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
rum extract
1 tsp
vanilla extract

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Butter or spray a flat cookie sheet.
2
Combine sugar, corn syrup, nuts, butter, cinnamon, cayenne, salt, nutmeg in a deep sauce pan. Cook on medium high until the mixture turns a light amber color.
3
Remove from heat and quickly stir in baking soda and extracts until light and foamy.
4
Immediately pour on prepared cookie sheet and spread with metal spatula. Cool completely, break into pieces and store in air tight container. Makes a nice sized batch. It doesn't last at my house longer than the day I made it...

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Candies, Nuts
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American