Desserts

Pumpkin Spiced Candied Nuts

Pumpkin Spiced Candied Nuts

Difficulty Moderate
Serves 0
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Ingredients
1 1/2 Cups Ginger Evans? Walnuts
1 1/2 Cups Ginger Evans? Pecan Halves
1 Cup Light Brown Sugar
1 1/2 tsp Pumpkin Pie Spice
As needed Westcott? Non-stick Cooking Spray
As needed Aluminum Foil Heavy Duty
1 tsp Pure Vanilla Extract
2 Tbsp Water

Notes

Always be very careful when working with hot sugar, it can cause very bad burns. Store nuts in a sealed Poly Steel? plastic bag.

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 F.
  2. In a medium size pot, begin heating the brown sugar with the Marcum? pumpkin pie spice, vanilla extract and 2 tablespoons of water.
  3. Heat the sugar mixture to a boil, and boil for 1 minute, stirring frequently. Meanwhile, mix together the Ginger Evans? nuts in a separate bowl.
  4. Heat the nuts in the microwave for about 45 seconds, then immediately pour nuts into pot and stir to coat.
  5. Pour nut mixture out onto a baking sheet lined with Poly Steel? aluminum foil that has been sprayed with Westcott? cooking spray.
  6. Place the nuts into a preheated 350 ? F oven and bake for about 10 minutes.
  7. Remove nuts from oven and allow to cool completely before removing from pan to a serving bowl. Serve and Enjoy!