Caramel Nut Marshmallows
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 20 min.
- 1-1/2 cups finely chopped pecans
- 36 caramels
- 2 tablespoons hot water
- 20 large marshmallows
- Line a baking sheet with waxed paper; set aside. Place nuts in a shallow dish. In a large microwave-safe bowl, combine caramels and water. Microwave, uncovered, on high for 30-90 seconds or until melted, stirring twice.
- Dip each marshmallow into melted caramel, then roll in pecans. Place on prepared baking sheet. Let marshmallows stand until set.
Editor's NoteThis recipe was tested in a 1,100-watt microwave.
Nutrition Facts1 each: 154 calories, 8g fat (2g saturated fat), 1mg cholesterol, 48mg sodium, 21g carbohydrate (16g sugars, 1g fiber), 2g protein.
Dec 17, 2010
very good and easy to make i will make this again
Nov 13, 2008
I found the heated caramels were too hot to use my fingers, so I used a toothpick. Some of the caramel combo slid down on the marshmallow, but the residents of a senior living center, thought they were great, especially since the toothpick helped then handle the delightful treat.