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Microwave Peanut Brittle

Source: www.cookbooks.com/Recipe-Details.aspx?id=667437

Ingredients

  1. 1 c. sugar
  2. 1/2 c. light corn syrup
  3. 1/8 tsp. salt
  4. 1 c. raw peanuts
  5. 1 tsp. butter
  6. 1 tsp. vanilla
  7. 1 tsp. soda

Directions

  1. Combine sugar, corn syrup and salt in 1 1/2-quart glass dish. Microwave on High 4 minutes. Stir in peanuts. Cook on High 4 more minutes.
  2. Stir in butter and vanilla. Cook 1 minute. Remove from microwave and add soda.
  3. Should be fresh soda or it won't work right.
  4. Pour immediately on lightly greased baking sheet.
  5. Let stand until cool. Break into pieces.