Holiday Spiced Nuts

Make a tasty baked snack for the holidays using your favorite nuts and spice.

  • prep time 30 min
  • total time 50 min
  • ingredients 8
  • servings 4

Ingredients

1/3
cup butter, cut into pieces
1/3
cup light corn syrup
1
teaspoon cardamom
1
teaspoon nutmeg
1/4
teaspoon salt
1 1/2
cups pecan halves
1
cup salted or unsalted whole cashews
2/3
cup blanched whole almonds
  • 1 Heat oven to 375°F. Line 15x10x1-inch baking pan with heavy-duty foil. Place butter in foil-lined pan. Place pan in oven for 4 to 5 minutes or until butter is melted.
  • 2 Remove pan from oven. Add corn syrup, cardamom, nutmeg and salt; mix well. Add pecans, cashews and almonds; stir to coat. Spread in single layer in pan.
  • 3 Bake at 375°F. for 10 to 15 minutes or until nuts are golden brown. Remove from oven; immediately stir mixture. Cool 20 minutes or until completely cooled. Store in tightly covered container.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 2 Tablespoons
    Calories
    110
    (
    Calories from Fat
    80),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    9g
    9%
    (Saturated Fat
    2g,
    2%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    5mg
    5%;
    Sodium
    70mg
    70%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    5g
    5%
    (Dietary Fiber
    1g
    1%
      Sugars
    2g
    2%
    ),
    Protein
    2g
    2%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    0%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    0%;
    Iron
    2%;
    Exchanges:
    1/2 Starch; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 1 1/2 Fat;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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