Microwave Peanut Brittle Recipe

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Recipes.net Team Modified: May 19, 2022

You can easily make this treat to satisfy your sweet tooth. It has a tasty flavor, beautiful color, and a crispy texture. Treat yourself to this delicious peanut brittle snack to satisfy your cravings.

Microwave Peanut Brittle Recipe

How To Make Microwave Peanut Brittle

All it takes are 6 ingredients and 5 easy steps to have a bite of this sweet and crisp peanut brittle.

Cool Time:: 30 mins
Cook: 10 mins
Total: 40 mins


  • 1 cup raw peanuts
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • ½ cup light corn syrup
  • tsp unsalted butter
  • 1 tsp vanilla


  1. Mix peanuts, corn syrup, and sugar in a large bowl and cover with plastic wrap.
  2. Microwave for 4 minutes on high. Remove, stir and cook for 3 minutes.
  3. Add vanilla and butter and cook for 2 minutes.
  4. Add baking soda, stir and pour on a greased cookie sheet spreading thinly.
  5. Let cool and break brittle into pieces.


  • Sugar: 69g
  • :
  • Calcium: 1mg
  • Calories: 282kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 71g
  • Cholesterol: 1mg
  • Fat: 1g
  • Fiber: 1g
  • Iron: 1mg
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 1g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g
  • Potassium: 4mg
  • Protein: 1g
  • Saturated Fat: 1g
  • Sodium: 275mg
  • Trans Fat: 1g
  • Vitamin A: 4IU
  • Vitamin C: 5mg
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