Nuts 4 Nuts Recipe

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Submitted by Mary_RD

Makes 2 servings



The streets of New York City are peppered with Nuts 4 Nuts vendors selling freshly candied nuts that you can smell a block away. For a buck or two you get your choice of warm sugar-coated peanuts, cashews, or almonds wrapped up in a little paper bag with the corners twisted closed.

Recipe Ingredients for Nuts 4 Nuts

2 tbl water
1/4 cup sugar
1 1/4 cup peanuts

Recipe Directions for Nuts 4 Nuts

  1. Bring 2 tablespoons water and 1/4 cup sugar to a boil in a medium saucepan* over medium heat.

  2. Add the nuts and stir often until water evaporates. Continue stirring until the sugar begins to harden on the nuts.

  3. When the sugar on the nuts begins to turn light brown, pour them onto a plate to cool. Be careful not to cook the nuts too long or the sugar will burn.

Categories

Snacks

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 131.1g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
614
Calories from Fat
404
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
44.9g
69%
Saturated Fat
6.2g
31%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
17mg
1%
Potassium
644mg
18%
Total Carbohydrates
39.7g
13%
Dietary Fiber
7.8g
31%
Sugars
28.6g
Protein
23.5g
Vitamin A 0% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 8% Iron 23%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B+
  Good points
  • No cholesterol
  • Very low in sodium
  •   Bad points
  • High in sugar
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