Microwave Peanut Brittle



1 C. Sugar

1/2 C.  Karo Syrup

1/8 tsp. Salt

Peanuts to taste.

Cook in microwave on hi for 4 minutes

Add peanuts and stir

Cook 3-5 min and stir

Cook another 3-5 minutes or until brown in color, watching carefully so not to scorch

Add 1 tsp. Vanilla and 1 tsp Margarine

Mix and cook on high for 1-2 minutes

Add 1 tsp.  Baking Soda

Pour out on large pan

Let harden and break it apart using a small utility hammer or rolling pin


Recipe from {Grandma Olsen}