Hercules Candies brittle bits are great if you are looking for a small size of peanut, cashew or pecan brittle because the larger sizes are too much temptation. The brittle bits are an excellent ice cream topping Our brittle is thin and crispy and made with flavorful Spanish peanuts, tempting cashews or crunchy pecans - just the way our grandfather made it. Our brittle is made with pure ingredients that you probably keep in your kitchen: sugar, corn syrup, salt, baking soda and peanuts, cashews or pecans. We don't use any preservatives, so eat it up! he weight is 4 ounces. The nut brittles are "accidentally vegan".