microwave peanut brittle

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  • 1 1/2 cup(s) raw spanish peanuts, skins on
  • 1 cup(s) sugar
  • 1/2 cup(s) light corn syrup
  • 1/8 teaspoon(s) salt
  • 1 teaspoon(s) butter
  • 1 teaspoon(s) vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon(s) baking soda


  1. combine peanuts, sugar, syrup and salt in a 1 1/2 qt microwave safe container. Microwave 3-4 minutes, stir and microwave 3-4 more minutes. Stir in butter and vanilla. Microwave 2 minutes longer on high. add baking soda and quickly stir until light and foamy. Immediately pour onto a lightly greased baking sheet or parchment paper. spread to 1/4 inch thickness. When cool, break into pieces. Store in airtight container.
December 2012

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