Grandma's Nut Brittle

Grandma's Nut Brittle Recipe

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Best brittle I have ever eaten.

★★★★★ 2 votes


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2 c
2 c
light corn syrup
2 c
unsalted nuts - any kind you prefer
1 c
1/4 tsp
1 Tbsp
butter - use real butter
1/4 tsp
baking soda

How to Make Grandma's Nut Brittle


  • 1Butter a large platter or clean counter top. NOTE: Be careful to not let brittle burn during cooking process.
  • 2Slowly cook sugar, corn syrup, and water in heavy sauce pan- stirring until sugar dissolves.
  • 3Cook to soft crack stage; add nuts and salt. Proceed to cook until hard crack stage- stirring constantly.
  • 4Remove from heat, add butter and baking soda- stir to blend - mixture will bubble.
  • 5Pour onto buttered platter-smooth out into thin layer. Cool and break into pieces.

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About Grandma's Nut Brittle

Course/Dish: Candies
Hashtags: #nuts, #brittle

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