Microwave brittle candy with macadamia nuts and a coconut layer.
INGREDIENTS (for 2 servings):
- 1 cup flaked coconut
- 1 cup white sugar
- 1/2 cup corn syrup
- 4 ounces chopped macadamia nuts
- 1 tablespoon butter
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
Spread coconut evenly over a buttered baking sheet.
In a medium microwave-safe bowl, combine sugar and corn syrup. Microwave on high 3 minutes. Stir in nuts and microwave 4 minutes more. Stir in butter and vanilla and return to microwave for 1 minute. Stir in soda until light and slightly foamy. Pour over coconut in pan. Let cool until firm, 1 hour. Break into pieces.