Pecan Delights

Recipe: Pecan Delights

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup butter or margarine
  • 3 oz cream cheese
  • 1 cup sifted flour
  • 1 egg
  • 3/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1 tbsp melted butter
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • Dash of salt
  • 1 cup crushed pecans
  • Confectioners sugar (optional)

Instructions

  1. Blend butter and cream cheese until soft
  2. Stir in flour and blend thoroughly
  3. Divide into 12 or 24 balls and press into 12 regular or 24 small muffin tins, working up sides and over bottom of tins
  4. Beat egg and brown sugar until smooth
  5. Beat in melted butter, vanilla and salt
  6. Blend in crushed pecans
  7. Spoon mixture into shells
  8. Bake 17 minutes in preheated 350 degree F oven
  9. Reduce heat to 250 degrees F and continue baking 15 minutes longer
  10. Cool and sprinkle with confectioners sugar if desired

Quick notes

From the kitchen of Mary Sohler, Lake Crystal, MN

Copyright © Minnesota Recipes.

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