Candied Orange Walnuts

Candied Orange Walnuts

Make this orange-flavored walnut snack in a jiffy!

1-1/2 c. Sugar
1/2 c. Corn syrup
2 T Butter
1 tsp. Orange extract
4 c. California walnuts

Procedures:
Melt sugar, corn syrup and butter in large shallow pan over medium heat. Add walnuts. Cook stirring constantly, about 15 minutes, until amber in color. Stir in extract. Pour onto cookie sheet. Cool completely. Store in airtight container in cool place.
Note: You may wish to try this in the microwave oven. Place sugar, corn syrup and butter in a microwave-safe dish on high for approx. 30 seconds, or until ingredients are melted. Add walnut pieces. Put on high. Stir mixture every 30 seconds until walnuts are amber in color. Remove from microwave. Stir in extract. Pour onto cookie sheet and cool completely. Store in airtight container in cool place.

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