Need an easy microwave nut brittle recipe for the holidays? My Food and Family has you covered with our Spiced Microwave Nut Brittle Recipe. Make this microwave nut brittle in a snap and share it with family and friends as a holiday gift.
Microwave sugar and corn syrup in large microwaveable bowl on HIGH 5 min., stirring after 3 min.
Add nuts, pumpkin seeds, orange zest, vanilla and cinnamon; mix well. Microwave 2 min. or until golden brown.
Add butter and baking soda; stir until butter is completely melted and mixture is well blended.
Pour onto rimmed baking sheet; cool until firm. Break into pieces.
This recipe was tested in microwaves ranging from 1000 to 1200 watts. If your microwave has a lower wattage than this, microwave the sugar and corn syrup on HIGH 5 min., stirring after 3 min. Add nuts, pumpkin seeds, orange zest, vanilla and cinnamon; mix well. Microwave 3 to 5 min. or until golden brown. Add butter; stir until melted. Microwave 1 min.; stir in baking soda. Pour onto baking sheet. Continue as directed.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 4g
Saturated Fat 1g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 29g
Dietary Fibers less than 1g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.