You are here: Home » Recipes » Maple Candied Walnuts Maple Candied Walnuts Recipe by California Walnut Board Yield 18 servings Prep 10 mins Cook 25 mins Just three ingredients go into this simple, nutty snack. California Walnut Board PrintEmail Ingredients 4 cups California walnut halves1/4 cup maple syrup2 tablespoons sesame seeds Instructions Combine walnuts and maple syrup in a large bowl; mix until evenly coated. Stir in sesame seeds Spread on non-stick, or parchment paper-lined baking sheet. Bake at 325F for 25 minutes, stirring twice, until walnuts are lightly browned. Cool on baking sheet, walnuts will become dry and crunchy as they cool. Store in airtight container in refrigerator.