Nut candy, a crunchy delicious brittle or soft candy is made by folding in nuts in sugar syrup. Sugar is boiled in water to till a thick syrup is formed and ample minced nuts which may be walnuts, almonds or pecans are added to the syrup. The thick sticky mixture is spread over a greased candy tray and stiffened. The nut candy sheet is cracked into bite sized pieces. The nut candy is a delicious filling snack.