Mom's Peanut Patty

1
Teena Mathis

By
@RIOGRANDECOOK

We loved when Mom made these. We'd stand by the stove in pure delight.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

2 1/2 c
sugar
1 c
milk or evaporated milk
2 1/2 c
raw peanuts
2/3 c
white karo syrup

AFTER COOKED:

1 1/2 c
powdered sugar
4 Tbsp
butter or oleo
red food coloring

How to Make Mom's Peanut Patty

Step-by-Step

  • 1Cook all ingredients from top list together to soft ball stage, pretty firm. Remove from heat.
  • 2Add 1 1/2 cups powdered sugar and 4 tablespoons of butter. Also add a few drops of red food coloring.
  • 3Mix well and drop large spoonfuls out on wax paper to cool. Should be about 3-4 inches wide.
    Wrap in plastic wrap when cool. Do not leave out in air as they will get dry.

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About Mom's Peanut Patty

Course/Dish: Candies
Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: For Kids
Hashtag: #peanuts