Some might consider peanut brittle the only game of brittle in town, but this hard confection actually can come in an array of recipes. In addition to the standard Peanut Brittle recipe, try concoctions such as Buttery Cashew Brittle, Mixed-Nut Brittle, and Orange-Coconut Brittle.

Buttery Cashew Brittle

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Cashews replace the traditional peanuts in this candy recipe. Other flavorful substitutions are almonds and macadamia nuts.

Peanut Brittle

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Only real butter will do in this classic peanut brittle. It's the key to crackly texture and buttery flavor of this all-time-favorite Christmas candy recipe.

Salty Sweet Bark


Dark or semi-sweet chocolate form the base of this dessert while pretzels and chocolate-covered raisins give it the perfect dash of salt.

Cashew Caramel Bark


Enjoy or gift this easy salted caramel bark with cashews. Sprinkle on the salt when the chocolate is almost set to make sure the salt doesn't liquefy.

S'mores Bark


Treat your guests to the flavors of this campfire favorite in the form of a delightful holiday bark.

Mixed-Nut Brittle

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A Christmas favorite, this crunchy candy of nuts and caramelized sugar is ready in 15 minutes when cooked in the microwave.

Total: 15 mins
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