I am a big fan of green salads topped with fruit and nuts, especially when the nuts are glazed or spiced! I also love snacking on nuts – salted, spiced, glazed, smoke-flavored – I love them all. I’m not sure why I’ve never tried making something like this before, but these glazed walnuts were so simple I’m kicking myself for not trying it sooner.
When I first saw Ellie Krieger’s recipe for Maple Glazed Walnuts, I was a little skeptical that they would turn out right. It just seemed too easy. If the recipe had been attributed to any other Food Network celebrity I’m not sure I even would have tried it, but I trust Ellie more than some of the others. Continue reading →