Peanut Brittle Recipe

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Peanut brittle

alan shulver

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@ozshulver

This is a family favorite and real easy to make. my 10 year old niece, Alesha helped me with this recipe.


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Serves:

makes 2 lbs

Ingredients

2 c
sugar, not brown sugar
1 c
light corn syrup
1 c
water
2 c
shelled unroasted peanuts
1 tsp
salt
2 Tbsp
butter
2 tsp
baking soda

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Combine sugar syrup and water in a large heavy skillet.
2
Cook slowly over medium heat,stirring constantly until sugar disolved.
3
Continue cooking until mixture reaches the soft boil stage(240 degrees)or until a small amount of mixture dropped into very cold water seperates into threads which are hard and brittle.
4
Watch mixture carefully to avoid burning.remove from heat.add peanits, butter and soda. Stirring to blend.
5
Pour onto 2 large butterd baking sheets,while still warm ,pour out to desired thickness. When cold crack into pieces.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Candies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy