Microwave Peanut Patties

Laurie Roberts

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@Luv2TryNew

This is a unique kind of candy that is really quick and easy. My mother makes these every year during the holidays.


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Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Microwave

Ingredients

2 c
sugar
1/2 c
water or canned milk
dash(es)
salt
1/2 c
light corn syrup
1 1/2 c
raw peanuts
2 Tbsp
butter, softened
1 tsp
vanilla
2 - 3
red food coloring drops

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Combine sugar, water (or canned milk), salt, and corn syrup in a 2 qt. bowl. Bring to a boil in microwave on high (about 3 minutes). Stir and add peanuts. Return to microwave and cook another 8 minutes on high. Remove and add butter, vanilla, and food coloring. Stir until cool and creamy. Drop by teaspoonfuls onto waxed paper.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Candies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy