You are here

Caramelized Bacon Cashews

TheBagLady's picture
This is a great appetizer for any party. Simple yet elegant bar food. Takes about 10 minutes to make and can store in fridge for up to a week.
Ingredients
  Water 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Sugar 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Cashew nut 12 Ounce
  Salt 1 Pinch (to taste)
  Butter 1 Tablespoon, cold
  Bacon 2 Tablespoon, baked and crumbled (as needed)
Directions

MAKING
1) In a skillet, add the water, sugar and cashew nuts together.
2) Stir all the ingredients and allow to cook over a medium heat for 5 to 7 minutes until the cashew nuts are nicely coated and caramelized .
3) Stir in the bacon and transfer the mixture to a plastic try lined with wax paper and spread out evenly.
4) Refrigerate until the cashew nuts cools down to room temperature.

SERVING
5) Separate or break up the caramelized bacon cashews and serve.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Appetizer
Method: 
Caramelized
Ingredient: 
Cashew
Interest: 
Party
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes
Ready In: 
15 Minutes

Rate It

Your rating: None
3.683335
Average: 3.7 (3 votes)

Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2225 Calories from Fat 1387

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 165 g253.9%

Saturated Fat 35.5 g177.5%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 40.2 mg13.4%

Sodium 446.4 mg18.6%

Total Carbohydrates 161 g53.7%

Dietary Fiber 11.2 g44.9%

Sugars 70.1 g

Protein 64 g128.5%

Vitamin A 7.5% Vitamin C 2.8%

Calcium 13% Iron 126.3%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

0 Comments

Caramelized Bacon Cashews Recipe Video