Candied Spice Nuts Recipe

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Candied Spice Nuts

Linda Beers


I got this recipe from a former neighbor and just made my first batch today. Super easy to make and would make a nice hostess gift in a decorative bowl or tin. These do have a little kick to them but that's what I like about them. I hope you enjoy as much as I do.

★★★★★ 1 vote
5 Min


1/4 c
1 1/4 tsp
chili powder
1 tsp
1/4 tsp
ground nutmeg
4 tsp
2 c
mixed nuts or nuts of choice


1Line cookie sheet with foil and spray lightly with cooking spray.
2In a 1 qt microwave safe bowl, combine all dry ingredients and stir.
3Add the water and stir with wooden spoon until mixed well.
4Microwave for 1 minute uncovered and stir.
5Add nuts, mixing well to coat.
6Microwave for 3 minutes stirring after each minute.
7Spread nuts evenly onton the foil. Let cool completely. Store in air tight container or freezer bag.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Appetizers, Nuts
Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: Southwestern
Other Tag: Quick & Easy