Pepita Brittle

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Pepita Brittle Pepita Brittle


Servings: 6 servings
Prep Time: 5 min
Cook Time: 15 min
Difficulty: Easy

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1 stick unsalted butter
1 cup light brown sugar
1/2 cup honey
1/2 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice
2 cups pumpkin seeds, roasted and salted


 

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Directions

Melt butter in a small saucepan over medium heat. Stir in sugar and honey. Bring to a boil. Cook, without stirring, until mixture is medium amber and a candy thermometer registers 280 degrees, about 6 minutes. Stir in pumpkin pice spice and pumpkin seeds. Cook until mixture reaches 300 degrees, about 2 minutes. Pour onto a baking sheet lined with parchment paper. Let cool completely. Break into pieces. Store in an airtight container at room temperature.

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Great idea! And no corn syrup, this is wonderful! Can't wait to try this.

By Autumn on October 27, 2012

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