Microwave Peanut Patties

1
Laurie Roberts

By
@Luv2TryNew

This is a unique kind of candy that is really quick and easy. My mother makes these every year during the holidays.

Rating:
★★★★★ 3 votes
Comments:
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Microwave

Ingredients

2 c
sugar
1/2 c
water or canned milk
dash(es)
salt
1/2 c
light corn syrup
1 1/2 c
raw peanuts
2 Tbsp
butter, softened
1 tsp
vanilla
2 - 3
red food coloring drops

How to Make Microwave Peanut Patties

Step-by-Step

  • 1Combine sugar, water (or canned milk), salt, and corn syrup in a 2 qt. bowl. Bring to a boil in microwave on high (about 3 minutes). Stir and add peanuts. Return to microwave and cook another 8 minutes on high. Remove and add butter, vanilla, and food coloring. Stir until cool and creamy. Drop by teaspoonfuls onto waxed paper.

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About Microwave Peanut Patties

Course/Dish: Candies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy