Easy Peanut Brittle

Caron’s Easy Peanut Brittle

So simple it includes the Microwave!

We asked the Changes Team to share their favorite recipes that remind them of the holiday season with us so that you can enjoy them too! Caron, a hair stylist who has been with Changes for over two decades wanted you to try her Easy Peanut Brittle. This Fall Favorite is made in the microwave, making it perfect for your late night cravings. 

Easy peanut brittle in the microwave

Caron’s Easy Peanut Brittle

Changes Hair Stylist Favorite Holiday Peanut Brittle Recipe
Course: Dessert
Author: Caron


  • 1 Cup Sugar
  • 1/2 Cup White Caro Syrup
  • 1/2 Cup Cocktail Peanuts
  • 1 Tsp Butter
  • 1 Tsp Vanilla Extract
  • 1 Tsp Baking Soda


  • In a microwave safe glass bow mix 1 cup of sugar and 1/2 cup of white Caro Syrup until fully blended
  • Cook in the microwave for 3 minutes
  • Stir mixture carefully
  • Add 1/2 cup of cocktail peanuts aand mix
  • Cook in the microwave for 3 minutes
  • Add 1 teaspoon of butter and 1 taaspoon of vanilala extract
  • Cook in the microwave for 1 minute
  • Stir mixture carefully and add 1 teaspoon of baking soda and mix througuhly
  • Stir and spread out on bakaing sheet to cool
  • Once cooled break into pieces


Personally, I love it on top of a slice of fresh pumpkin pie with whip cream! A family favorite.

If you give this recipe a try be sure to post it on Instagram and tag us @ChangesWc

Riley Glowatch

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