Orange Espresso Spiced Nuts

Orange Espresso Spiced Nuts
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Espresso powder, orange and cinnamon give this tasty snack a grown-up flavor.
10 min
Prep Time
45 min
Total Time
5 cups

Ingredients

1/4 cup
Land O Lakes® Butter
1 cup
sugar
1 tablespoon
espresso powder*
1/4 teaspoon
ground cinnamon
1/8 teaspoon
salt
2
large Land O Lakes® Eggs (whites only)
2 cups
pecan halves
2 cups
lightly salted dry roasted whole cashews
1 cup
walnut halves
1 tablespoon
freshly grated orange zest
 
*Substitute 4 teaspoons instant coffee granules.

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 325°F. Line 15x10x1-inch baking pan with heavy-duty aluminum foil, extending foil over edges.
  2. Melt butter in oven in foil-lined pan.
  3. Combine sugar, espresso powder, cinnamon and salt in bowl; set aside.
  4. Place egg whites into bowl. Beat at high speed, scraping bowl often, until soft peaks form. Continue beating, gradually adding sugar mixture, until stiff peaks form. Gently stir in nuts and orange zest.
  5. Spread nut mixture over melted butter in pan. Bake, stirring every 10 minutes, 25-30 minutes or until nuts are browned and no butter remains. Cool completely.
  6. Store in container with tight-fitting lid.

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Nutrition Facts (1/4 cup)

Calories
250
Cholesterol
5mg
Carbohydrates
17g
Protein
4g
Fat
19g
Sodium
130mg
Dietary Fiber
2g

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