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The Best Never Fail Microwave Peanut Brittle Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Russ and Anne Didlake

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 Cup Sugar, and stir in
1/2 Cup White Karo Syrup

Cook in microwaveable bowl on high for 4 minutes.

Stir in,
1 Cup Roasted Salted Peanuts

Microwave on high 2 minutes.

Add 2 Tablespoons of Butter and 1/4 Teaspoon of Vanilla.

Microwave 1 minute.

Remove from microwave and quickly stir in 1 Teaspoon of soda.

Whip quickly and pour out on a greased cookie sheet.
Do not spread it. It will spread naturally, but will be somewhat thick.
When cool, break into pieces.

Directions:
Directions:
Variations on this recipe are ...

Microwave Almond Brittle
Substitute slivered almonds for peanuts.
Substitute almond extract for vanilla.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This is the secret to Uncle Russ's famous Peanut Brittle. Most of us will remember this treat from Christmas past.

 

 

 

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