Candied Walnuts with Cream
(Nueces Caramelizadas con Nata - Spain)
1 cup walnut pieces
1/3 cup granulated sugar
1 cup chilled whipping cream
1 tablespoon granulated sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
Cook walnuts and 1/3 cup sugar in skillet over low heat, stirring constantly, until sugar is melted and walnuts are coated.
Immediately pour mixture onto aluminum foil-covered cookie sheet; carefully spread in single layer. Cool; break apart.
Store at room temperature.
Beat remaining ingredients in chilled bowl until stiff.
Spoon whipped cream into 6 goblets or dessert dishes.
Sprinkle with sugar-coated nuts.
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