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    Mississippi Pecan Tarts

    1 stick or 1/2 packet Betty Crocker pie crust mix 1 egg 1/4 cup sugar 1/8 tsp. salt 2 tbsp. butter or margarine, melted 1/3 cup dark corn syrup 1/3 cup pecan halves Prepare pastry for One-crust Pie as directed on package except - divide dough into 6 equal parts; shape each into a ball and roll...
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    Nutty Muffin Raisin Ring

    1/3 cup butter or margarine 1/3 cup brown sugar (packed) 12 pecan halves 1 pkg. Better Crocker butter pecan muffin mix 1/2 cup raisins Heat oven to 400F. In oven, melt butter in 5-cup ring mold. Remove from oven; sprinkle with sugar and arrange pecan halves on sugar mixture. Prepare muffin mix...
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    Butter Crunch

    1/2 cup butter or margarine 1/4 cup brown sugar (packed) 1 cup Gold Medal flour 1/2 cup chopped pecans, walnuts, or coconut Heat oven to 400F. Mix all ingredients with hands. Spread in ungreased baking pan, 13x9x2". Bake 15 minutes; stir with spoon. Store in covered container in refrigerator...
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    Chocolate Rocky Road Pudding

    1 can Betty Crocker chocolate ready-to-serve pudding (2 cups) 1 1/2 cups miniature marshmallows Whipped cream Mix pudding and marshmallows; spoon into serving dishes. Garnish with whipped cream and, if you wish, with pecan halves. 4 to 5 servings
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    Ice Cream Flavor Variations

    Vary the basic recipe for Homemade Ice Cream to make any of these delightful flavors. Chocolate Ice Cream: Decrease vanilla to 1 tsp. and increase sugar to 1 cup. Stir 2 oz. unsweetened chocolate into hot milk mixture in saucepan. Fresh Peach Ice Cream: Decrease vanilla to 1 tsp. Mash 4 or 5...
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    California Coffee

    Prepare strong coffee (3 level tablespoons ground coffee to 3/4 cup water). For each serving, pour 2 tbsp. brandy into mug; fill 2/3 full with coffee. Top with 1 scoop (1/4 cup) chocolate, vanilla, peach, or butter pecan ice cream.
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    Butter Pecan Crisps

    1 pkg. Betty Crocker pecan muffin mix 1/3 cup salad oil 1 egg 2 tbsp. milk Heat oven to 375F. Mix all ingredients. Drop dough by teaspoonfuls about 2" apart onto ungreased baking sheet. Flatten slightly with greased glass dipped in sugar. Bake 8 to 10 minutes or until light brown around edges...
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    Old-Fashioned Fudge

    2 cups sugar 2/3 cup milk 2 oz. unsweetened chocolate or 1/3 cup cocoa 2 tbsp. corn syrup 1/4 tsp. salt 2 tbsp. butter or margarine 1 tsp. vanilla 1/2 cup coarsely chopped nuts Butter loaf pan, 9x5x3". In 2-qt. saucepan, mix sugar, milk, chocolate, corn syrup and salt. Cook over medium heat...
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    Fudge Clusters

    2 tbsp. butter or margarine 3 tbsp. water 1 pkg. Betty Crocker chocolate fudge frosting mix 2 cups pecans or salted peanuts In medium saucepan, melt butter in water. Stir in frosting mix (dry) until smooth. Heat over low heat 5 minutes, stirring constantly. Remove from heat; stir in nuts. Drop...
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    1 cup pecans, chopped 3/4 cup brown sugar, packed 1/2 cup butter or margarine 1 bar (4 1/2 oz) milk chocolate candy, broken into pieces, or 1/2 cup semisweet chocolate pieces Butter baking pan 9x9x2". Spread pecans in pan. Heat sugar and butter to boiling, stirring constantly. Boil over medium...
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    Spicy Sugared Nuts

    Heat oven to 300F. Mix 1 tbsp. egg white and 2 cups pecans or walnuts, stirring until nuts are coated and sticky. Mix 1/4 cup sugar and 1 tbsp. cinnamon; sprinkle over nuts, stirring until nuts are evenly coated. Spread on ungreased baking sheet. Bake 30 minutes. About 2 cups.
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    Sliced Beet Salad With Orange Vinaigrette

    Makes 6-8 servings Prep time: 20 minutes Does not freeze well. Candied Pecans: 3 tbsp. corn syrup 1 tbsp. sugar 1/2 tsp. salt 1/2 tsp. pepper 1/2 - 1 tsp. cayenne pepper to taste 1 1/2 cups pecan halves Vinaigrette: 1/4 cup orange juice 1 tbsp. orange zest 2 tbsp. canola oil 1 tsp honey 1...
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    The Love Of Cakes: Sticky Bun Coffee Cake

    Source: The Love Of Baking (Robin Hood) Prep Time: 20 min Bake Time: 45 min Makes: 16 servings Freezes: Excellent Topping: 1/3 cup unsalted butter, melted 1/3 cup Crown/Beehive golden corn syrup 1/4 cup light brown sugar, packed 1 cup pecans, chopped Streusel: 1/4 cup light brown sugar...
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    Caramel Pecan Rolls

    They're messy, but they're worth it! 3 tbsp. butter 2 tbsp. milk 1 pkg. creamy white frosting (2 layer package) 28 or 8oz. vanilla caramels 2 tbsp. milk 1 cup chopped pecans Melt butter, add 2 tbsp. milk, stir in frosting and mix until well blended. Form into 2 rolls about 6x1 1/2", roll in...
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    MsMofet's Cranberry Tangerine and Nut Bread

    Wet Ingredients: 1 large egg well beaten 3/4 cup freshly squeezed tangerine juice (about 3 medium) 1 tsp vanilla extract Dry Ingredients: 2 cups white whole wheat flour MINUS 2 TBSP * 2 TBSP wheat germ * *IF YOU DON'T WANT TO USE THE WHEAT GERM REPLACE WITH 2 TBSP FLOUR 1 cup...
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    Crunchy Cinnamon Pecan Roasted Sweet Potatoes

    3/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar, divided 2 tablespoons orange juice 2 teaspoons Vanilla Extract 1 1/2 teaspoons Cinnamon, Ground, divided 1 1/2 teaspoons Ginger, Ground, divided 1/2 teaspoon salt 3 pounds sweet potatoes, peeled and cut into 1-inch chunks 1 cup dried cranberries 6...
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    Hershey Peanut Butter Pie

    This is not for the faint of heart. Extremely rich and decadent. 2lb container of Greek Yogurt 1/2 large bar of Lindt 85% chocolate handful of crushed walnuts 1/2 - 3/4 cup of peanut butter, melted and made sweet, I used crunchy 1/2 cup Erythritol 1 packet of KNOX gelatin 1 to 1-1/2 cups of...
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    Freezer Caramel Drizzle Pie

    2 (9 inch) prepared graham cracker crusts 6 tablespoons butter 1 (7 ounce) package shredded coconut 1 cup chopped pecans 1 (14 ounce) can sweetened condensed milk 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened 1 (16 ounce) container frozen whipped topping, thawed 1 (12 ounce) jar caramel ice...
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    Diabetic Strawberry Dessert

    2 lb container of full fat greek yogurt, large tub 1 small box of sugar free Strawberry Jello 1 tube of Crystal Light Strawberry drink mix, I used the energy one with caffiene several packets of art sweetner to taste Quart of Strawberrys 1-1/2 cups of pecan meal, Almond meal would work as well...
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    Pecan Cornflake Cookies

    1 cup butter 1 cup sugar 2 eggs, beaten 2 cups sifted flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 cups whole pecans 1 cup chopped dates 2 cups Corn Flakes 1 teaspoon vanilla Combine butter and sugar. Stir in eggs and mix well. Sift flour with baking powder and salt. Add pecans...