• prep: 10 min
  • cook: 30 min
  • total: 40 min
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  • Summary

    Pecan pralines are more than the sum of their parts: pecans, sugar, cream, butter, and vanilla. They're a rich, crunchy, candy-coated indulgence! Make them for a holiday cookie tray or to ship to a friend.

    Ingredients

    • 2 cups pecan halves
    • 1 1/4 cup white sugar
    • 3/4 cup brown sugar, packed
    • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
    • 3/4 cup light cream
    • 2 Tbsp unsalted butter
    • Pinch of salt (optional, omit if using salted butter)
    • 1 teaspoon brandy or vanilla (optional)

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 2
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 1140 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 29 g 44.39%
    • Saturated Fat: 16 g 81.73%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 84 mg 27.88%
    • Sodium: 413 mg 17.2%
    • Calcium: 160 mg 16.02%
    • Potassium: 480 mg 13.72%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 8.22%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 225 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 3 g 12.68%
    • Sugar: 220 g
    • Protein: 4 g
    • Alcohol: 1 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 44.87%
    • Vitamin C 12.99%
    • Vitamin D 9.9%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat6
    • Exchange - Fruit1
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs14
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit1 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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