Two Minute Peanut Brittle

Two Minute Peanut Brittle


"This is a delicious brittle candy that you can whip up in just a couple of minutes. You can be creative with this and use toffee, pistachios, or other nuts."


4 m servings 148 cals
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Original recipe yields 12 servings



  • Calories:
  • 148 kcal
  • 7%
  • Fat:
  • 7.7 g
  • 12%
  • Carbs:
  • 18.2g
  • 6%
  • Protein:
  • 3.8 g
  • 8%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 1 mg
  • < 1%
  • Sodium:
  • 50 mg
  • 2%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Coat a cookie sheet with nonstick cooking spray. Set aside.
  2. Place the caramels in a bowl, and heat in the microwave for about 2 minutes, or until melted and bubbly. Some microwaves may take longer. Stir in the peanuts, and pour out onto the prepared baking sheet. Press as thinly as you can. Cool completely, then break into pieces.
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  1. 8 Ratings


RECIPE 3 stars, RESULTS 5 stars. I am giving this recipe 3 stars because I think that it is MUCH better with salted peanuts, and I think that it should be noted that it's very important to work ...

So easy and a very yummy recipe. My two-year-old could help me with this recipe versus the other method (heating over the stove all the different ingredients). I actually prefer the salted roas...

This was an okay peanut brittle. It's certainly easy enough, and I made it exactly as written. I agree with the previous reviewer that salted peanuts would probably be better, or maybe just add ...

something went wrong and it was too thick and didn't really harden...just stayed sticky. EDIT:I stuck it outside for a bit (cold here) and it hardened and cracked :-) its still a bit sticky vs ...

Knowing that the caramel can be sticky I used nonstick spray on the bowl and lightly sprayed parchment paper on the baking sheet and additionally sprayed the spatula. To speed up the cooling pro...

Tastes good as written :)

Great Recipe to make with Kids. I have a childcare and tried these to see how they would work for Christmas gifts. I had my kids unwrap the caramels and put them in a bowl. After heating , I add...