The Texas-take on ‘turtles’ a chocolate-coveredcaramel candy with pecans.
Recipe: Texas Millionaires
1 (14-ounce) package caramels, unwrapped 2 tablespoons butter or margarine 2 tablespoons water 3 cups pecan halves 1 cup (6-ounces) semisweet chocolate morsels 8 (2-ounce) vanilla candy coating squares
Cook first 3 ingredients in a heavy saucepanover low heat, stirring constantly until smooth. Stir in pecanhalves. Cool in pan 5 minutes.
Drop by tablespoonfuls onto lightly greasedwax paper. Chill 1 hour, or freeze 20 minutes until firm.
Melt morsels and candy coating in a heavysaucepan over low heat, stirring until smooth. Dip caramel candiesinto chocolate mixture, allowing excess to drip; place on lightlygreased wax paper. Let stand until firm.
Makes 4 dozen.
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