Peanut Brittle Recipe

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Preparation Time10 MinCooking Time30 Min
Ready In40 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexAverageServings4
VegetarianMain Ingredient
Interest Group


 All-purpose flour2 Cup (32 tbs)
 Packed brown sugar1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Butter2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)
 Cocktail peanuts2 Cup (32 tbs)
 Milk chocolate pieces1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Caramel ice cream topping12 1⁄2 Ounce (1 Jar)
 All-purpose flour3 Tablespoon

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 1528 Calories from Fat 752

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 87 g134.2%

Saturated Fat 35 g175.1%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 81.5 mg

Sodium 624.4 mg26%

Total Carbohydrates 183 g60.8%

Dietary Fiber 12.4 g49.4%

Sugars 49.2 g

Protein 21 g42.7%

Vitamin A 20.4% Vitamin C 1%

Calcium 16.8% Iron 34%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. Preheat oven to 350°F.
2. Grease foil, place it in the baking pan and set it aside.

2. In medium mixing bowl, combine 2 cups flour and brown sugar.
2. Add butter and blend using a pastry blender, until mixture is crumbly.
5. Press mixture into bottom of prepared pan.
6. Bake for 12 minutes or until golden brown.
7. Garnish with peanuts and chocolate pieces over the top of baked layer.
8. In a small bowl, stir together caramel topping and 3 tablespoons flour.
9. Drizzle over top of peanut-chocolate layer.
10. Bake for 12 to 15 minutes or until caramel is bubbly.
11. Cool in pan on wire rack.
12. Lift the foil and peel away from edges carefully.

13. Cut into bars, cool and serve at once.