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Cashew Brittle Recipe

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 cup of sugar
1/2 cup light corn syrup
1 to 1-1/2 cups salted cashew
halves
1 teaspoon butter (no
substitutes)
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon vanilla extract

Directions:
Directions:
In a microwave-safe bowl, combine the
sugar and corn syrup. Microwave, un-
covered, on high for 4 minutes; stir. Heat
3 minutes longer. Stir in cashews and
butter. Microwave on high for 30-60
seconds or until mixture turns a light am-
ber (mixture will be very hot). Quickly stir
in baking soda and vanilla until light
and foamy. Immediately pour onto a
greased baking sheet and spread with a
metal spatula. Chill for 20 minutes or un-
til set; break into small pieces. Store in
an airtight container.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
3/4 lb.
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
30 min

 

 

 

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