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MICROWAVE PEANUT BRITTLE CANDY Vegetarian-Dish

Peanut Brittle has a delicious sweet buttery flavor and hard and crunchy texture that seems to literally melt in your mouth.Brittles have a sweet and buttery flavor with a hard and crunchy texture. They use the most basic of ingredients (sugar, corn syrup, and peanuts), and the basic formula is equal volumes of sugar and nuts, with the volume of corn syrup half that of the granulated white sugar.



Ingredients

Sugar
: 1 cup
Light corn syrup
: 1/2 cup
Raw peanuts
: 1 1/4 cup
Salt
: 1/4 tsp
Vanilla
: 1 tbsp
Soda
: 1 tbsp
Butter
: 1 tbsp

Microwave Peanut Brittle Candy

Method

  • Combine sugar, syrup, and peanuts and salt in 3 qt deep casserole. Mix well.
  • Microwave on high for 7 1/2 to 9 1/2 minutes or until mixture reaches hard crack stage (300 degrees). Stir in soda and pour into buttered cookie sheet, spreading thinly and let cool.
  • Break into pieces.