Don H's Peanut Brittle
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INGREDIENTS
  • Cooking Time: 15 minutes
  • Servings: Varies
  • Preparation Time: 45 minutes
  • 2 c sugar
  • 1 c white karo syrup
  • 1/2 c water
  • 2 t baking soda
  • 2 c raw peanuts
  • 1 T butter
  • 1t vanilla
DIRECTIONS
  1. Cook sugar, syrup and water in large saucepan to 300 degrees, stirring constantly. Add peanuts and leave on burner for two minutes until kind of brown and balls up, stirring constantly. Remove from heat and add butter, vanilla and soda. Stir until butter is melted. Pour on greased cookie sheet and smooth out. Cool completely.
RECIPE BACKSTORY
Be very careful when you make this. Mixture is extremely hot and sticky.