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Topic: Nutty Treats with Recipe Links ~makes great gifts~  (Read 1609 times)
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« on: October 21, 2012 02:22:32 PM »

I recently made a ton of nutty treats, and I was thinking that my fellow Craftsters would adore some of these links and ideas.  These Nutty Treats would make great gifts, especially for those guys. (I always have a hard time thinking of homemade guy gifts.)  Plus, they are easy to make.  Enjoy!



Crockpot Sugared Walnuts aka My Daughter's Fave Walnuts: recipe link, substituted walnuts for pecans & substituted cardamon for cloves

Peanut Brittle Bites: brittle cut into bite-sized pieces...recipe link

Chinese Five Spice Pecans: recipe link: added a bit more syrup

Cloud Candy: aka Divinity...with pecans recipe link

Pumpkin Spiced Almonds: recipe link, I suggest less cooking time so doesn't get too browned

Hot & Spicy Peanuts: recipe link, spicy...YUM!


Last, but not least...Chocolate Peanut Butter Cheerios Bars: recipe link

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« Reply #1 on: October 21, 2012 02:55:44 PM »

My dad used to make Divinity Pinwheels. He would boil down the sugars and make the divinity. Pour it out on a counter "floured with powder sugar. Roll it out relatively even and then spread creamy peanut butter on it. Then he rolled it up to make the pinwheel. He sliced it and then watched it disappear.

Thank you for sharing your yummies! Someone is in for some tasty treats! Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: October 21, 2012 08:14:27 PM »

Mmm...These pics make me hungry! I think I might try the spicy peanuts recipe. Thanks for sharing!
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« Reply #3 on: October 26, 2012 10:34:25 PM »

Oh man, I want one of each! Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: October 26, 2012 11:45:07 PM »

Great ideas and thanks for the links.
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« Reply #5 on: November 15, 2012 11:04:19 AM »

Thanks so much for sharing. I need to hit the kitchen!

I just featured this thread on Craftster's Facebook page. Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: November 17, 2012 01:22:28 PM »

Thanks so much for sharing. I need to hit the kitchen!

I just featured this thread on Craftster's Facebook page. Smiley
Squeee!  Grin  And always more than happy to share! Cool
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