Meme's Microwave Creamy Peanut Patties
2 c. sugar
1/2 c. water
1 tbsp milk
Dash of salt
1/2 c. light corn syrup
1 1/2 c. raw peanuts
2 1/2 tbsp. butter
1 tsp. vanilla
2-3 drops red food coloring
Combine sugar, water, salt and light corn syrup in a 2 quart glass measuring cup.
Bring to a boil in the microwave (approximately 3 minutes); stir and add peanuts.
Return to oven and cook 7-9 minutes or until a soft ball stage (234 degrees) is reached.
Remove from oven, add butter, vanilla and red food coloring. Cool and beat until creamy.
Drop by tablespoon onto greased cookie sheet or make into 2 large patties.