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Microwave Peanut Brittle

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Microwave Peanut Brittle
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Prep Time: 20 minutes

Cook Time: 10 minutes

Total Time: 30 minutes

Candy, Microwave

Servings: 35

Microwave Peanut Brittle

    Microwave Peanut Brittle
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup light corn syrup
  • 1 cup salted peanuts
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda

Butter a cookie sheet.

Combine sugar and corn syrup in a 2 quart glass bowl and microwave on high 4 minutes. Stir in peanuts and microwave on high 3 1/2 minutes more, then stir in butter and vanilla and microwave for 1 1/2 minutes.

Stir in baking soda until light and foamy.

Pour onto cookie sheet and spread thin. Cool completely and break into pieces and serve.

Please Note: Nutritional values listed may vary from final results depending on actual measurements and brands used to prepare the recipe.

Nutrition Facts

Microwave Peanut Brittle

Serves 35

Amount Per Serving
Calories 63.64 kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 2.41 g 3.7%
Saturated Fat 0.53 g 2.7%
Trans Fat 0.01 g
Cholesterol 0.87 mg 0.3%
Sodium 56.19 mg 2.3%
Total Carbohydrate 10.36 g 3.5%
Dietary Fiber 0.35 g 1.4%
Sugars 9.66 g
Protein 1.02 g
Vitamin A 0.31 % Vitamin C
Calcium 0.32 % Iron 0.38 %

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.


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