Spiced Walnut Brittle

Spice up a candy dish with this microwave-easy treat.

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  • prep time 15 min
  • total time 45 min
  • ingredients 7
  • servings 20
 

Ingredients

1
cup sugar
1/2
cup light corn syrup
1
cup coarsely chopped walnuts
1/2
teaspoon cinnamon
1
teaspoon margarine or butter
1
teaspoon vanilla
1
teaspoon baking soda

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  • 1 MICROWAVE DIRECTIONS: Butter cookie sheet. In 8-cup microwave-safe measuring cup or medium microwave-safe bowl, combine sugar and corn syrup; mix well. Microwave on HIGH for 4 minutes.
  • 2 Stir; microwave on HIGH for 3 to 5 minutes or until light brown.
  • 3 Stir in walnuts, cinnamon, margarine and vanilla until well blended. Microwave on HIGH for 1 minute.
  • 4 Add baking soda; stir until light and foamy. Pour onto buttered cookie sheet. Cool 30 minutes or until hardened.
  • 5 Break brittle into pieces. Store in tightly covered container.
  • 1 MICROWAVE DIRECTIONS: Butter cookie sheet. In 8-cup microwave-safe measuring cup or medium microwave-safe bowl, combine sugar and corn syrup; mix well. Microwave on HIGH for 4 minutes.
  • 2 Stir; microwave on HIGH for 3 to 5 minutes or until light brown.
  • 3 Stir in walnuts, cinnamon, margarine and vanilla until well blended. Microwave on HIGH for 1 minute.
  • 4 Add baking soda; stir until light and foamy. Pour onto buttered cookie sheet. Cool 30 minutes or until hardened.
  • 5 Break brittle into pieces. Store in tightly covered container.

Nutritional information

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Piece
Calories
110
(
Calories from Fat
35),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
4g
4%
(Saturated Fat
0g,
0%
),
Cholesterol
0mg
0%;
Sodium
75mg
75%;
Total Carbohydrate
17g
17%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
13g
13%
),
Protein
1g
1%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
0%;
Exchanges:
1 Fruit; 1 Fat;
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.