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Crunchy Walnut Brittle Recipe

Looking for an easy crunchy walnut brittle recipe? Learn how to make crunchy walnut brittle using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by marrissastrahin

Makes 4 servings



Italian treat made at Christmas time

Recipe Ingredients for crunchy walnut brittle

3 2/3 cups sugar
2 tbsps water
2 3/4 cups walnut halves
1 tbsp lemon juice
2 tbsp sugar

Recipe Directions for crunchy walnut brittle

Heat the sugar and water over low heat until caramelized. Toast the walnuts briefly and rub them with a clean kitchen towel to remove the skin. Add lemon juice to the caamel and then the walnuts. Pour mixture onto parchment paper-linked baking sheet and spread brittle with oiled spatula. let cool and break into pieces.
Categories

Christmas

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 286.8g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
1266
Calories from Fat
456
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
50.7g
78%
Saturated Fat
2.9g
15%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
2mg
0%
Potassium
458mg
13%
Total Carbohydrates
198.4g
66%
Dietary Fiber
5.9g
24%
Sugars
190.5g
Protein
20.7g
Vitamin A 1% Vitamin C 5%
Calcium 5% Iron 15%
* 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
C+
  Good points
  • Low in saturated fat
  • No cholesterol
  • Very low in sodium
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
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