Black Walnut Jersey Candy
- 2 1/2 cups brown sugar, firmly packed
- 8 tablespoons butter
- 1/2 cup very heavy cream or whipping cream
- 1 cup black walnuts
- Combine the sugar and cream, and bring to a boil over high heat, stirring constantly. Reduce the heat, add the butter and stir until it melts.
- Remove from heat, add walnuts, and beat until thick and creamy.
- Pour into a greased tray, let set until firm, then cut into squares and serve.