Easy Speedy Peanut Brittle

Easy Speedy Peanut Brittle Recipe

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cathy tate

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@cathylynne29

Peanut Brittle is such a great candy but candy can be a slow process. This recipe is cooked in the microwave so you can have this favorite treat with less effort and time.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
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Serves:
12 0z
Cook:
40 Min
Method:
Microwave

Ingredients

1/2 c
peanuts
1 c
sugar
1/2 c
corn syrup, light
1/8 tsp
salt
1 tsp
butter
1 tsp
vanilla
1 tsp
baking soda

How to Make Easy Speedy Peanut Brittle

Step-by-Step

  • 1In a microwave safe bowl, combine peanuts, sugar, corn syrup and salt. Cook in microwave 4 minutes; remove and stir; return to microwave for 4 more minutes. Stir into peanut mixture, butter and vanilla. Microwave 2 minutes.
  • 2Immediately after removing mixture from the microwave add baking soda. Stir until foamy. Spread mixture on a greased cookie sheet. Cool until hard. Break into pieces.

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About Easy Speedy Peanut Brittle

Course/Dish: Candies, Nuts, Other Snacks
Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy