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.
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