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Brazil Nut Divinity

This Brazil Nut Divinity is filled with the goodness of the Brazil nuts, which are easy to procure from any grocery store. Served as a snack, it is relished by all. Sweet with a nutty crunch, this is a must-try sweet!
Ingredients
  Sugar 3 Cup (48 tbs)
  Dark corn syrup 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Water 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Salt 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Egg whites 2
  Brazil nuts 1 Cup (16 tbs), chopped
  Vanilla 1⁄2 Teaspoon
Directions

MAKING
1) In a saucepan, combine the sugar, corn syrup, water, and salt.
2) Stir till boiling.
3) Allow to cook to a hard-ball stage.
4) In an electric mixer, add in the egg whites and beat at a high speed till soft peaks.
5) Slowly add in the hot syrup into the egg whites, beating till the candy loses gloss.
6) Add in the nuts and vanilla.
7) Beat by hand, till the candy holds shape.
8) Drop by teaspoonfuls onto a waxed paper.
9) Cool.

SERVING
10) Serve as a snack.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Snack
Feel: 
Crunchy
Method: 
Boiled
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Brazilian Nut
Interest: 
Everyday
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
25 Minutes
Ready In: 
40 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3924 Calories from Fat 741

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 88 g136.1%

Saturated Fat 20.1 g100.7%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 719.4 mg30%

Total Carbohydrates 805 g268.5%

Dietary Fiber 10 g39.9%

Sugars 668.2 g

Protein 25 g50.7%

Vitamin A Vitamin C 1.6%

Calcium 26.7% Iron 23.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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Brazil Nut Divinity Recipe