Peanut Brittle(microwave)

Peanut Brittle(microwave) Recipe

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Betty Campisi


This is a very easy recipe. Another one of my families favorite snacks.


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10 Min
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1 c
1/2 c
white corn syrup
1 c
raw peanuts
1/8 tsp
1 tsp
butter, softened
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1 tsp
baking soda

How to Make Peanut Brittle(microwave)


  • 1Combine first four ingredients in an 8 cup glass measure or large bowl. Cook on HIGH 7 to 8 minutes.
  • 2Stir well after 4 minutes.
  • 3Add butter and vanilla and blend well.
  • 4Cook on HIGH 1 minute. Peanuts will be lightly browned and syrup very hot.
  • 5Add baking soda and stir until light and foamy.
  • 6Pour mixture onto lightly greased cookie sheet.
  • 7When cool, break into small pieces and store in air-tight container.
  • 8If roasted, salted peanuts are used, omit salt and add peanuts after first 4 min. of cooking

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About Peanut Brittle(microwave)

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

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