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Chocolate covered candied nuts

Course Appetizer, Snack
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Author Julia Day


  • 12 oz salted mixed nuts
  • 1/2 cup chocolate chips I used 1/4c white 1/4c semi-sweet
  • 2 tbsp maple syrup
  • 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp chili powder optional
  • 1/2 cup dried cranberries


  • Preheat oven to 325
  • In a large bowl, mix together nuts, spices and maple syrup until well coated 
  • On a lined baking sheet, spread nut mix evenly and bake in oven for 10-15 minutes or just until syrup crystalizes and color has slightly darkened
  • Take nut mix out of oven and let cool
  • In double boiler or slowly in the microwave, melt the chocolate 
  • Once the mix has cooled, drizzle the chocolate over the nut mixture and let dry
  • Mix in cranberries and enjoy!