2Di4 Microwave Peanut Brittle

Dianne Hocut

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@DianneHocut

Super special recipe which uses the microwave instead of your iron skillet! Try it once and you will be hooked. Get a rhythm going and you will have a bunch of batches in no time. Great for gift giving, too.


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Serves:

5-6

Cook:

15 Min

Method:

Microwave

Ingredients

1 c
sugar
1 1/2 c
white syrup
1/8
teaspoon salt
1 c
peanuts, raw
1
teaspoon vanilla
1
teaspoon butter
1
teaspoon baking soda

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Put the sugar in a glass bowl, add the syrup, STIR, add the salt, STIR, add peanuts, STIR, microwave for 3 minutes.
2
Take out and STIR, microwave again for 3 minutes. Great time to butter a cookie sheet for later.
3
Take out and add the vanilla and butter, STIR, microwave 1 minute.
4
Take out and sprinkle the soda gently and quickly and then pour onto a buttered cookie sheet.
5
Allow to cool or if you can't wait, put in the fridge to harden and cool. Break apart and enjoy!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Candies
Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Heirloom
Hashtags: #easy, #nutty, #festive