Tagged with pecan

Pecan Bars

Ingredients Crust: 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 6 tbsp. sugar 1/2 tsp. salt 8 tbsp. melted butter Topping: 3/4 c. packed light brown sugar 1/2 c. light corn syrup 7 tbsp. melted hot butter 1 tsp. vanilla extract 1/2 tsp. salt 4 c. (1 lb.) pecan halves, toasted 1/2 tsp. sea salt (optional) Preparation Adjust oven rack to … Continue reading

Tipsy Turtle Bark

Ingredients 2 cups pecan halves 1 cup (about 24) caramel candies, such as Kraft, unwrapped 1 tablespoon rum, bourbon, or whisky (see tip, below) 1 1/2 teaspoons heavy cream 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 pound high-quality semisweet chocolate, finely chopped Preparation Preheat oven to 350°F. Spread pecans on large shallow baking sheet and toast until golden … Continue reading

Peg’s Nut Crunch

Ingredients 1 1/4 c sugar 3/4 c butter 1 1/2 tsp salt 1/4 c water 1/2 c unblanced almonds (optional) 1/2 tsp baking soda 1 c semi-sweet chocolate chips 1/2 c nuts Preparation Bring to a boil the first 5 ingredients. Heat to 290 F (or until the mixture turns golden brown), stirring constantly. Take … Continue reading

Cranberry Coffee Cake

Ingredients 8 oz. cream cheese 1 1/2 c. sugar 1 c. butter, softened 1 1/2 tsp. vanilla 4 eggs 2 1/4 c. flour, divided 1 1/2 tsp. baking powder 1/2 tsp. salt 1/2 tsp. cinnamon 1/4 tsp. nutmeg 2 1/2 c. fresh or thawed frozen cranberries 1/2 c. pecans, coarsely chopped 1/4-1/2 c. powdered sugar … Continue reading

Pumpkin Pecan Pie

Ingredients 1 9 inch unbaked pie shell 1 15 oz. Can solid pack pumpkin 1/3 Cup brown sugar 1/3 Cup granulated sugar 3/4 tsp. CHINA CINNAMON 3/4 tsp. POWDERED GINGER 1/8 tsp. salt 1 tsp. PURE VANILLA EXTRACT 2 eggs, well beaten 1/2 Cup milk Topping: 1/4 Cup butter 1/2 Cup brown sugar 3/4 Cup … Continue reading

Praline cookies

Ingredients 12 whole graham crackers 1 c butter 1 c brown sugar 1 c nuts Preparation Arrange the graham crackers on an ungreased cookie sheet. Combine the butter and sugar in a sauce pan; heat to boiling point, stirring constantly. Boil 3 min. Stir in nuts and pour over crackers. Bake at 350 for 10 … Continue reading

Spicy Pecans

Ingredients 1/3 cup sugar ¼ cup butter or margarine ¼ cup orange juice 1 ¼ teaspoons salt 1 ¼ tsp ground cinnamon ¼ to ½ tsp grd red pepper ¼ teaspoon mace 1 lb pecans Preparation Stir together first 7 ingredients in a heavy skillet over medium heat, stirring until butter melts and sugar dissolves.  … Continue reading