Aunt Carrie's Sugared Nuts

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TAMMY WADE

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@Tammywade

Aunt Carrie was well into her 90's and she always made these nuts to bring to our home for our Thanksgiving and Christmas Dinners; She couldn't see well; but that didn't stop her from putting every ounce of love she had for us; into making us our sugared nuts!!

Rating:

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Serves:
1 lb. nuts
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
1 Hr
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1/4 c
    butter
  • 1/4 c
    light corn syrup
  • 2 Tbsp
    water
  • 2/3 c
    evaporated milk
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1 tsp
    cinnamon
  • 1 lb
    walnuts or pecans or a mix

How to Make Aunt Carrie's Sugared Nuts

Step-by-Step

  1. Bring first 6 ingredients to soft ball stage. Remove from heat; add nuts; stir to coat.
  2. Line a baking sheet with foil. Spread nuts- breaking apart. Bake at 325* for 1 hour, stirring every 10 minutes to break apart. Cool thoroughly before storing in tin box. ( I like that storing in tin box; that shows how old the recipe is!) Enjoy!

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About Aunt Carrie's Sugared Nuts

Course/Dish: Nuts
Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Heirloom




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