Peanut Butter Peanut Brittle

READY IN: 35mins
Recipe by grandma2969

we love this is not as hard as regular peanut brittle..the peanut butter flavor is outstanding!!

Top Review by Got Milk

I made this just the other day and was surpised out of well it went over with my co-workers! This recipe is not for you if you like the hard peanut brittle. This has a soft texture and does not "break your teeth" like the rest. My kids even loved it. Thank You so much for posting it grandma2969....your grandkids are really lucky!!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In top of double boiler, warm peanut butter over low heat.
  2. Butter 2 large baking sheets.
  3. Butter sides of a heavy 3 quart pan, combine sugar, corn syrup, and water .
  4. Cook and stir over medium high heat till it comes to a boil --
  5. Clip candy thermometer to side of pan and cook till mixture reaches 275* (about 15 minutes).
  6. Reduce heat to medium and add 2 tbls butter stirring just until melted.
  7. Add peanuts and cook and stir for 5 more minutes until candy starts to turn brown and thermometer reads 295*.
  8. Remove from heat and remove thermometer
  9. Quickly sprinkle baking soda over mixture stirring constantly.
  10. Stir in vanilla.gentlly stir in warmed peanut butter.till it is well combined.
  11. Immediately pour candy onto prepared sheets.working quickly spread as thin as possible.
  12. When cool, break into pieces.

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