The Originators of Quick & Easy Cooking!

mrfood.com
Free Offer
Homemade Candy Recipes: 20 Old Fashioned Recipes for Chocolate Candy, Fudge & More

Make delicious homemade candies with this FREE e-book!

Bonus: Get our newsletter & special offers for free. We will not share or sell your email address. View our Privacy Policy

Macadamia Turtles

(3 Votes)
MAKES
2 dozen treats
COOK TIME
10 Min
READY IN
10 Min

Bet you didnt know how simple it is to make these rich and gooey candy treats! Make a great impression by putting out these homemade macadamia turtles at your next party or giving them as a gift.

What You'll Need:
  • 3/4 to 1 pound macadamia nuts
  • 1 (14-ounce) package caramels, unwrapped
  • 3 tablespoons heavy cream
  • 1 (11-ounce) package milk chocolate chips
  • 1 tablespoon vegetable shortening
What To Do:
  1. Cover 2 cookie sheets with waxed paper and coat with nonstick cooking spray. Arrange the macadamia nuts into 24 groups on the cookie sheets.
     
  2. In a small saucepan, melt the caramels with the cream over low heat for 5 to 7 minutes, or until smooth, stirring constantly. Spoon the caramel mixture over each nut group quickly while still hot (reheat if caramel gets too thick).
     
  3. In another small saucepan, melt the chocolate chips with the shortening over low heat for 5 to 7 minutes, or until smooth, stirring constantly. Drizzle the chocolate over the caramel and nuts and let stand until firm.

YOUR RECENTLY VIEWED RECIPES

Ratings & Comments (0)

All fields required.

Rate & Comment

I have not made this yet so I cannot rate it.

My Rating:

Cancel Reply to Comment

LATEST TV RECIPE & VIDEO

Hot Dog Kebabs

Not your usual kebabs, these Hot Dog Kebabs are fun and colorful, and they taste great, too! You'll love the flavor-packed sauce over bite-sized pieces of hot dogs, bell peppers, corn, and onions for a sure-fire hit with the kids and everybody!

Vote in Family Favorites Dinner Cook-Off!
1

About Mr. Food Advertise on MrFood.com Contact Us FAQ Press Room Privacy Policy Terms of Service Keyword Index Special Thanks Today's Recipe Find Us on TV Subscribe Unsubscribe Site Map RSS Bookmark