2Di4 Microwave Peanut Brittle

Dianne Hocut


Super special recipe which uses the microwave instead of your iron skillet! Try it once and you will be hooked. Get a rhythm going and you will have a bunch of batches in no time. Great for gift giving, too.


★★★★★ 2 votes

15 Min


  • 1 c
  • 1 1/2 c
    white syrup
  • 1/8
    teaspoon salt
  • 1 c
    peanuts, raw
  • 1
    teaspoon vanilla
  • 1
    teaspoon butter
  • 1
    teaspoon baking soda

How to Make 2Di4 Microwave Peanut Brittle


  1. Put the sugar in a glass bowl, add the syrup, STIR, add the salt, STIR, add peanuts, STIR, microwave for 3 minutes.
  2. Take out and STIR, microwave again for 3 minutes. Great time to butter a cookie sheet for later.
  3. Take out and add the vanilla and butter, STIR, microwave 1 minute.
  4. Take out and sprinkle the soda gently and quickly and then pour onto a buttered cookie sheet.
  5. Allow to cool or if you can't wait, put in the fridge to harden and cool. Break apart and enjoy!

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About 2Di4 Microwave Peanut Brittle

Course/Dish: Candies
Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Heirloom
Hashtags: #easy, #nutty, #festive

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