Peanut Butter Peanut Brittle

Recipe by Kozy Kitchen
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READY IN: 35mins
YIELD: 3 pounds
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Preparations: Butter a cookie sheet;place in warm oven to keep warm-to hot. Combine the baking soda and vanilla in a small cup and set aside.(this keeps the soda from brown flaking in your syrup).
  • Combine sugar,water and corn syrup in heavy saucepan.
  • Bring mixture to full boil over high heat, stirring until mixture appears clear.
  • Cook to hard crack stage- 290 degrees.(No thermometer? Fill a cup with cold water and drip a drop of the syrup into water. Feel the drop at the bottom of the cup -- if it's hard and brittle, it's ready!
  • Meanwhile, put the measured peanut butter and peanuts in a medium size bowl and microwave on defrost or half power to warm .
  • When the syrup hits 290 remove from heat and add vanilla,soda and the warmed peanut butter mixture. Combine and stir quickly.
  • Working quickly, pour onto a very warm - hot buttered cookie sheet; spread with large spoons or forks.
  • Cool; break into pieces.
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