Microwave Almond Brittle Recipe

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Microwave Almond Brittle

Lynette !

By
@breezermom

Microwave dish! Keeps your house cool when it is hot! Or when your oven is busy!


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Rating:

Serves:

12

Prep:

40 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Microwave

Ingredients

1 c
sugar
1/2 c
light colored corn syrup
3/4 c
almonds, coarsely chopped, toasted
1 Tbsp
butter
1/2 tsp
vanilla extract
1/8 tsp
salt
1 tsp
baking soda

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Line a jelly-roll pan with parchment paper. Combine sugar and syrup in a 2 quart glass bowl. Microwave at high for 3 minutes. (sugar mixture will be clear and bubbly).
2
Stir in almonds. Microwave at high for 3 minutes or until the mixture is a light caramel color, stirring every minute.
3
Stir in the butter, vanilla , and salt. Microwave at high 1 1/2 minutes or until the mixture is the color of peanut butter. Add the baking soda, and stir until the texture is foamy.
4
Quickly pour the mixture onto prepared pan. Spread to 1/4 inch thickness. Let stand 30 minutes. Break brittle into pieces, and store in an airtight container for up to a week.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Desserts, Nuts
Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: Southern
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids