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Candied Pecans and Cranberries Snack Mix

Candied Pecans and Cranberries Snack Mix


No joke, these candied pecans are basically magic: We’re talking just 5 ingredients and 20 minutes to prep. Great for party favors, too!MORE+LESS-

1/4

teaspoon ground cinnamon

3/4

cup dried cranberries

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  • 1

    Spray 18x13-inch rimmed sheet pan with cooking spray.

  • 2

    In 10-inch nonstick skillet, heat pecans, sugar and butter over medium heat 8 to 12 minutes, stirring frequently, until sugar has melted and pecans are coated. Remove from heat. Sprinkle with salt and cinnamon; stir again to combine.

  • 3

    Transfer nuts to sheet pan; separate with fork. Cool completely, about 30 minutes. Break apart nuts if needed.

  • 4

    Mix with cranberries. Store in airtight container.

Expert Tips

  • Walnuts can be substituted for the pecans.
  • If you’d like to add a little heat, just add 1/4 teaspoon ground red pepper (cayenne) to the nuts along with the salt and cinnamon.

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
310
Calories from Fat
190
% Daily Value
Total Fat
21g
32%
Saturated Fat
3 1/2g
17%
Trans Fat
0g
Cholesterol
10mg
3%
Sodium
170mg
7%
Potassium
110mg
3%
Total Carbohydrate
28g
9%
Dietary Fiber
3g
13%
Sugars
24g
Protein
2g
Vitamin A
2%
2%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
2%
2%
Iron
4%
4%
Exchanges:

0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 1/2 High-Fat Meat; 3 1/2 Fat;

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.


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