Crunchy peanut brittle is dangerously addictive, and this recipe couldn't get you your fix any faster thanks to the microwave! The hardest part is waiting for it to set!
Followed directions and it turned out brilliant so easy and ..tasted so good ..saved to my favourites highly recommend - 18 Dec 2017
Really easy to do and taste great - 21 Jan 2017
I have an 1100 watt microwave and following Linda's recipe my brittle burned after adding the nuts. I tried it again lowering the time and this is what worked for me. 2 1/2 minutes for the sugar and corn syrup, add the nuts and cook for 2 more minutes, add the vanilla and butter and 1 1/2 minutes more. I only did the 1 1/2 at the end for my husband because he likes it almost brown. I prefer it at 1 minute instead and it is gold like the photo on the original. I liked the hint posted about spraying the pouring edge of the pyrex bowl and also the wooden spoon with Pam and I used parchment paper to line the cookie sheet. You can re-use that several times and the brittle is not greasy. I also only put in 1 cup of nuts instead of 1 1/2. - 23 Feb 2006 (Review from Allrecipes US | Canada)