Peanut Patties

Peanut Patties Recipe

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Gail Welch


I got this recipe from a friend. She's a sweet lady, very nice and a hospital volunteer. She made them every year for our annual Christmas tea.


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  • 2 1/2 - 3 c
    raw peanuts
  • 2 c
  • 1/2 c
    white karo syrup
  • 1/2 c
  • 1/4 tsp
  • 1 tsp
  • Few
    red food coloring drops

How to Make Peanut Patties


  1. Combine all ingredients except food coloring and vanilla. Cook to soft ball stage. (Drop syrup into water, if it forms a soft ball, it's ready.)
  2. Add vanilla and food coloring.
    Beat until mixture becomes cloudy.
  3. Drop onto buttered wax paper, foil or parchment in teaspoon sized pieces. Note: She uses mini-muffin pans and they look like small peanut patties.

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