Aunt Ira's Peanut Brittle

READY IN: 15mins
Recipe by Golfcrazy

This was made at least twice a week by a lady who lived to 101.

Top Review by SweetsLady

Delicious peanut brittle!! I ended up using dry roasted peanuts and added them in at about 285 and then cooked all the way to 300 (hard crack stage). Thanks, Golfcrazy!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cook sugar, corn syrup and water to a boil.
  2. Add peanuts and butter and cook til brittle.
  3. Add vanilla, salt and baking soda and quickly stir.
  4. Pour in buttered pan and shake to spread.

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