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P-Nut Brittle Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Irene Ragon
Added: Thursday, March 12, 2009

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 cups sugar
1/2 cup water
1 cup white corn syrup
2 cups (14 oz) raw Spanish peanuts
1 tbsp. butter
1 tsp. baking soda

Directions:
Directions:
In deep sauce pan, boil sugar, syrup and water until it reaches soft ball stage. Stir in p-nuts and stir often until p-nuts are golden brown. Remove from heat, stir in soda and butter, while stirring FAST until it reaches deep golden color. Candy will rise and fall as it is stirred. Pour into buttered pie tins - while still hot spread thin by tapping sides and bottom of pans on table.

Break into pieces after cooled.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
8 patties

 

 

 

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