Peanut Candy with Sorghum Search
Request from Visitors to Old Recipe Detective Blog or Heritage Recipes
Request: "My Grandmother used to make a peanut (not peanut butter) candy made
with sorghum syrup. I believe she ground some of the peanuts. I would like to
find a recipe similar to hers. Thank you, Starla" Recipe provided by John.
Peanut Candy with Sorghum
1 1/2 cups of sorghum
2 cups shelled parched peanuts (peanuts roasted in the shell)
1 tsp. vanilla
1/4 cup melted butter or margarine
In a sauce pan, boil the syrup until it forms hard drops when dropped into cold
water. remove the syrup from the heat and stir in the other ingredients. pour
the mixture into buttered pans to depth of 1/2to 3/4 when it is cooled, cut into
serving sized pieces.