Make Candied Walnuts with My Spiced Walnuts Recipe For Healthy Nut Snack
How to make candied walnuts? Well, my popular Spiced Walnuts recipe is one of the easiest and best spiced walnut recipes! Best of all, these sweet spicy walnuts are a great source of omega-3 fatty acids and makes a good-for-you heart-healthy walnut recipe for a snack Who doesn’t like sweet and spicy walnuts? My fabulous Spiced Walnuts is actually in my arthritis cookbook but I am about healthy easy recipes. Choose healthy snacks like these spicy walnuts for an arthritis diet recipe or just an amazing healthy nut snack.
Spiced Walnuts Recipe from trim&TERRIFIC Eating Well to Fight Arthritis cookbook
Best of spiced walnut recipes, these wonderful walnuts with a touch of spice, heat and sweet make incredible sweet spicy walnuts. Toss in salads, serve on cheese trays or eat as a snack. You can easily turn this spiced walnut recipe into spiced pecans by switching to pecans.
Makes 8 (1/4 cup) servings
2 cups walnut halves or pecan halves
1 tablespoon sugar
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
1 tablespoon canola oil
1. Preheat oven 375°F.
2. Spread walnuts on baking sheet and bake about 5-7 minutes or until golden.
3. In small bowl, combine sugar, salt, garlic powder, cumin, cinnamon, and cayenne.
4. In nonstick skillet, heat oil over medium heat. Add nuts and stir to coat with oil. Add seasoning mix, stirring until nuts coated. Remove to paper towel to cool.
Nutritional information per serving: Calories 187 kcal, Calories from Fat 82%, Fat 18 g, Saturated Fat 2 g, Cholesterol 0 mg, Sodium 74 mg, Carbohydrates 5 g, Dietary Fiber 2 g, Total Sugars 2 g, Protein 4 g, Dietary Exchanges: 1/2 other carbohydrate, 1/2 lean meat, 3 fat
Why Are Spiced Walnut Recipes Simple Anti Inflammatory Recipes?
This healthy nut snack is from my arthritis cookbook for a reason. Omega 3 fatty acids are essential for the body to work properly. We must get them through our diet because they are not made in the body. Research supports a long list of health benefits from eating foods rich in omega 3 fatty acids. Healthy benefits include reducing the risk of heart disease, stroke and lowering cholesterol and also reducing joint pain from inflammation.
I am about healthy cooking and making eating healthy simple for you!! In Eating Well To Fight Arthritis, I devoted a chapter to Omega-3 rich foods for an anti inflammatory diet and this book includes good for your heart healthy easy recipes!
How To Make Spiced Walnuts Recipe More Than Just Great Tasting Nut
We understand we need to include more omega 3 fatty acids in our diet; however, sometimes it can be overwhelming figuring out what to eat. You might not realize how simply you can get this power packed nutrient into your everyday life. You have been hearing for years that nuts make a great snack and one reason is because walnuts are a rich source of omega-3’s. Put together a nut medley snack, toss walnuts in salads for a nice crunch, or layer with yogurt. I like to toast walnuts to enhance that wonderful nutty flavor but this Spiced Walnuts recipe really is fabulous. These sweet spicy walnuts make a delicious holiday gift or a snack to have at the beach. The gift that keeps on giving. For a holiday gift, just put some sweet spicy walnuts in a glass jar or a festive canister for an easy enjoyed-by-all gift!
On Your Next Cheese Board Make Sure To Include Spicy Walnuts!
This was my friend’s cheese board at a party. Easy to do by picking up everything and then make my seasoned walnuts for the best of spicy walnut recipes. I told her my Spicy Walnut recipe was missing! Check out more of Holly’s omega-3 rich recipes on my healthy food blog.
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