Imperial Fried Walnuts

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Total Time
5 mins
15 mins

Nut snack/appetizer. I have not tried this. It was submited at the request of a poster to our message boards.

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  1. Bring 3 cups water to a rolling boil in deep saucepan.
  2. Add walnuts; boil 1 minute.
  3. Rinse under hot water; drain.
  4. Toss walnuts with sugar.
  5. Heat 1/2 inch oil to 350 degrees in deep saucepan.
  6. With slotted spoon, add half the walnuts to the oil.
  7. Fry, stirring constantly, about 5 minutes or until golden.
  8. Repeat with remaining nuts.
  9. Sprinkle with salt.
  10. Cool on foil-lined tray, separating pieces.
  11. Store in airtight container.