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Microwave Peanut Brittle Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Barbara Clark
Added: Monday, September 29, 2008

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 cup raw peanuts
1/2 cup white corn syrup
1 tsp vanilla
1 tsp baking soda
1 cup sugar
1/8 tsp salt
1 tsp butter

Directions:
Directions:
Butter a cookie sheet. Combine peanuts, sugar, syrup, and salt in a 4-cup glass bowl. Stir with wooden spoon and leave spoon in cup as you microwave the mix for 4 minutes on high. Stir; cook another 3 minutes. Add vanilla and butter. Stir. Cook 1 1/2 minutes. Stir in baking soda and quickly pour onto cookie sheet. Spread thin, and keep working while hot and pull. When cool, break into small pieces. Store in airtight container.

 

 

 

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