Easy Speedy Peanut Brittle

Easy Speedy Peanut Brittle

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cathy tate


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.


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40 Min


How to Make Easy Speedy Peanut Brittle


  1. In 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.
  2. Immediately 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

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