Almond Butter Crunch

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Oct. 24, 2011

Ingredients

Butter/Margarine 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Sugar 1 1/3 Cup (21.33 tbs)
Light corn syrup 1 Tablespoon
Coarsely chopped almonds 1 Cup (16 tbs) , toasted
Milk chocolate bars 16 Ounce , melted (4 Bars, 4 Ounce Each)
Finely chopped almonds 1 Cup (16 tbs) , toasted

Directions

MAKING

1.Heat butter in a saucepan unil melted.

2.Put sugar with corn syrup and 3 tablespoons water.

3.Cook by stirring until the mixture reaches at a crackling stage at 300 degrees.

4.Keep an eye on temperature after 280 degrees.

5.Add chopped nuts quickly to the mixture.

6.Take a 13x9x2 inch pan, pour the mixture in it and allow it to cool.

7.Once settled take it out on waxed paper.

8.Put a layer of half the chocolate and sprinkle finely chopped almonds.

9.Cover with waxed paper and turn.

10.Spread the layer of chocolate and sprinkle nut on the other side.

11.Refrigerate.

12.Cut into pieces.

SERVING

13.Serve in a tray.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 60 Minutes
Ready In: 60 Minutes

Nutrition Facts

Serving size Complete recipe

Calories 6517Calories from Fat 3905

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 439 g675.4%

Saturated Fat 208 g1040%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 393 mg16.38%

Total Carbohydrates 599 g199.7%

Dietary Fiber 47 g188%

Sugars 513 g

Protein 87 g174%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet