Chewy pralines are a regional favoriteof the south.
Recipe: Chewy Texas Pralines
1 cup granulated sugar 1 cup light corn syrup 1/8 teaspoon salt 3/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons milk 1/4 cup butter or margarine 2 cups pecan halves 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
In a heavy saucepan, mix together sugar,light corn syrup, and salt. Cook over medium heat, stirring occasionally,until mixture reaches 245°F (120°C), about 20 to 25 minutes,or forms a firm ball when dropped into cold water. Graduallyadd milk, margarine, and pecan halves. Cook for 1 to 2 minutesafter adding the last ingredient, returning the mixture to aboil.
Remove from the heat and stir in vanilla.
Drop by teaspoonfuls onto greased bakingsheets.
Cool until set before wrapping.
Makes 24 pieces.
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