Peanut Brittle
Old Fashioned Peanut Brittle
This Old Fashioned Peanut Brittle is a fun treat to make at home. Make this in the microwave for a no-hassle sweet treat.
Peanut Brittle
Old Fashioned Peanut Brittle
This Old Fashioned Peanut Brittle is a fun treat to make at home. Make this in the microwave for a no-hassle sweet treat.
Servings Prep Time
10servings 10minutes
Cook Time
10minutes
Servings Prep Time
10servings 10minutes
Cook Time
10minutes
Ingredients
Instructions
  1. In a large microwavable container combine the sugar, corn syrup, and the salt. Microwave on high for 5 minutes and stir. Add peanuts and microwave 2 minutes more. Immediately Stir in butter, baking soda, and vanilla extract.
  2. Pour onto a greased cookie sheet and spread thinly. Cool the brittle until firm then break into pieces. Store in an airtight container.
Recipe Notes

Be careful when transferring the bowl to and from the microwave. It will be hot!

When adding the baking soda the mixture will bubble up. Make sure to continue stirring the mixture to fully incorporate.

Perfect Pairing

Serve this Peanut Brittle with a Biscuits and Gravy Casserole for a Southern dinner.