Peanutty Butterscotch Candy Recipe

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Peanutty Butterscotch Candy

Pat Campbell


Have not made these, but, what the heck, they are quick and easy and sound very good.
Does anyone remember the round peanut patty? I have tasted this recipe and is very good, prettymuch tastes like the store bought ones.

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makes 14 to 16 pieces
10 Min


large bag butterscotch chips
6 tbs
peanut butter
1 bag
shoestring potatoes
melt butterscotch chip in microwave; watch carefully so as just to completely melt them. add the peanut butter and stir in until blended. then add shoestring potatoes, slowly, to the
consistency you want. pour into a wax paper lined dish, lightly sprayed with cooking spray and chill until firm. cut into squares, and store in airtight container


3 cups
1 cup
1 cup
light corn syrup
1 lb.
raw peanuts
6 drops
red food coloring
1/4 cup
margarine & 1 pinch salt


1Bring sugar, water and syrup to a boil; add peanuts and food coloring. Cook over medium heat to hard ball stage.

2Remove from heat; add margarilne and salt. Beat until thick; pour onto large greased cookie sheet. Break into pieces when cool.

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