Glazed Chestnuts Recipe

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Summary

Preparation Time20 MinCooking Time3 Hr 0 Min
Ready In3 Hr 20 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexHealthyServings4
CuisineCourse
MethodVegetarian
Main IngredientInterest Group

Ingredients

 Chestnuts2 Cup (32 tbs)
 Sugar2 Cup (32 tbs)
 Honey3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 733 Calories from Fat 14

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 2 g2.4%

Saturated Fat 0.26 g1.3%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 4 mg0.2%

Total Carbohydrates 184 g61.4%

Dietary Fiber 3.8 g15.1%

Sugars 153.7 g

Protein 2 g4.9%

Vitamin A Vitamin C 0.47%

Calcium 0.4% Iron 1.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Directions

GETTING READY
1) In a bowl, cover the chestnuts with water and soak overnight.
2) Drain, shell and dry the chestnuts.

MAKING
3) In a saucepan, combine sugar and honey.
4) Cover and simmer for 1 hour, stirring frequently.
5) Add the chestnuts and cook for 2 hours, stirring frequently.
6) Separate the chestnuts and let it cool.

SERVING
7) Serve the chestnuts in the bowl, garnish with almond flake if desired.
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