I can't wait to try this recipe. Have you ever tried this one or a similar-type recipe? Walnuts, pecans and almonds combine in this tasty twist on the classic nut mix. With a sweet and savory coffee glaze, these Coffee-Glazed Nuts are sure to create a buzz!
2 tablespoons hot water
1 1/2 teaspoons Instant Coffee Granules
1/4 cup granulated sugar
1 tablespoon honey or light corn syrup
1/4 teaspoon Kosher salt
3 cups whole mixed nuts (such as walnuts, pecans and unsalted almonds)
PREHEAT oven to 350° F. Line baking sheet with foil.
COMBINE water and coffee granules in medium saucepan; stir until dissolved. Stir in sugar, honey and salt. Bring to a boil over medium-high heat, stirring constantly, until sugar is dissolved. Remove from heat; stir in nuts until completely coated. Spread in single layer over prepared baking sheet.
BAKE for 5 minutes; stir. Bake for an additional 10 minutes, stirring halfway through bake time. Cool completely on baking sheet. Break into pieces; store in an airtight container. Can be made up to one week in advance.
recipe courtesy of: http://threeboysandanoldlady.blogspot.com/2012/09/coffee-glazed-nuts-recipe.html