Pennsylvania Dutch Peanut Brittle
- 1 cup molasses
- 2 tablespoons butter
- 1 cup brown sugar, firmly packed
- 1 tablespoon vinegar
- 1 cup shelled peanuts
- 1 teaspoon baking soda, dissolved in a little cold water
- Remove all skins from the peanuts.
- Cook molasses, sugar, butter and vinegar until a little of the syrup is brittle
when dropped in cold water.
- Remove from heat, and stir in peanuts and baking soda.