Peanut Brittle Recipe

Looking for an easy Peanut Brittle recipe? Learn how to make Peanut Brittle using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by 216bakerchic

Makes 18 servings



The nuttiest, peanutiest, peanut brittle.

Recipe Ingredients for Peanut Brittle

2 cups sugar
1 cup light corn syrup
1/2 cup water
1 cup margarine
2 cups peanuts
1 tsp baking soda

Recipe Directions for Peanut Brittle

  1. Combine sugar, syrup, and, water in a 3 qt. saucepan. When syrup boils stir in margarine.

  2. Stir often after mix reaches 230.

  3. When mix reaches 280 add the nuts and stir constantlly until the mix reaches 305.

  4. Remove from heat. Stir in soda...CAREFUL, mixture will bubble up.

  5. Pour mixture onto 2 cookie sheets. Cool. Break up.

Categories

Nuts, Dessert, Snacks

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 75.0g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
316
Calories from Fat
163
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
18.1g
28%
Saturated Fat
2.8g
14%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
193mg
8%
Potassium
120mg
3%
Total Carbohydrates
38.0g
13%
Dietary Fiber
1.4g
6%
Sugars
27.4g
Protein
4.3g
Vitamin A 9% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 2% Iron 4%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C
  Good points
  • No cholesterol
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
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