Desserts

Candied Peanuts

37

This recipe is from the grandmother of a friend of my daughter's. She made a batch of these and sent them to her soldier at Christmas while he was serving in Afghanistan.

12
2 1/2 cups raw peanuts
1 cup sugar
1/2 cup water
2 teaspoons food coloring
1/2 tablespoon salt, divided
Preheat oven to 300 degrees. Combine all ingredients, except salt in a saucepan. Stirring frequently, cook at medium heat till coated and no liquid remains in the pan, about 15 minutes. Spray a cookie sheet...
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Nutritions

Calories
237

Sodium
300mg
12% DV

Fat
13g
20% DV

Protein
8g
16% DV

Carbs
21g
7% DV

Fiber
3g
12% DV