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Thursday, August 30, 2012
Fun Game Day Snack
As the weather gets cooler (yay!) it is time to start looking for Sunday snack foods! Check out this great spiced nut recipe from Nescafe Taster's Choice!
2 tablespoons hot water1 1/2 teaspoons NESCAFÉ CLÁSICO Pure Instant Coffee Granules or NESCAFÉ TASTER'S CHOICE House Blend 100% Pure Instant Coffee Granules
1/4 cup granulated sugar1 tablespoon honey or light corn syrup
1/4 teaspoon Kosher salt3 cups whole mixed nuts (such as walnuts, pecans and unsalted almonds)
PREHEAT oven to 350° F. Line baking sheet with foil.
COMBINE water and coffee granules in medium saucepan; stir until dissolved. Stir in sugar, honey and salt. Bring to a boil over medium-high heat, stirring constantly, until sugar is dissolved. Remove from heat; stir in nuts until completely coated. Spread in single layer over prepared baking sheet.
BAKE for 5 minutes; stir. Bake for an additional 10 minutes, stirring halfway through bake time. Cool completely on baking sheet. Break into pieces; store in an airtight container. Can be made up to one week in advance.