Peanut Butter Peanut Brittle

Recipe by grandma2969
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READY IN: 35mins
YIELD: 3 lbs
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

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