Spicy Nut Brittle

1
Tam D

By
@methodmaven

A few years ago dietary changes dictated we were no longer allowed peanuts or corn. Since we love Christmas candy I had to come up with a replacement for peanut brittle. This recipe is the result, and what a happy consequence! Nut brittle all grown up. It's sneak attack is surprising and wonderful :)

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Microwave

Ingredients

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  • 1 c
    sugar
  • 1/2 c
    honey
  • 2 Tbsp
    butter
  • 2 c
    sliced almonds, toasted
  • 1-2 tsp
    tabasco sauce
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda

How to Make Spicy Nut Brittle

Step-by-Step

  1. Combine sugar and honey in a deep 2 qt. microwave-safe dish; I use a Corning Ware casserole dish.
  2. Cook on high 3 minutes. Stir. Cook 3 minutes more.
  3. Stir in butter and hot sauce.
  4. Stir in baking soda until light and foamy.
  5. Spread lightly onto baking sheet. Cool. Break into pieces.

    Enjoy!
  6. NOTE: Use any nuts, or combination, that you like.

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About Spicy Nut Brittle

Course/Dish: Candies, Nuts, Other Snacks
Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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