Old Fashion Pecan Pie

Julie Merlich

By
@pugmom59

This southern recipe has been in my family for generations. The holidays would not be complete without it. This recipe is easy to make, and delicious everytime


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Rating:

Serves:

8

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

1 Hr

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 large
cold unbaked pie crust, store bought or homemade
1 c
sugar
1 c
karo dark syrup
1 pinch
salt
2 c
crushed pecans
3 large
eggs, beaten
2 tsp
vanilla
1 stick
butter (not margarine)

Directions Step-By-Step

1
in a medium saucepan, boil sugar, Karo syrup, and salt until it is rumbling softly and clear. Remove from heat
2
Add butter and stir. Mix in crushed pecans. Beat in 3 beaten eggs and vanilla.
3
Pour into pie shell and bake at 350 degrees approximately 1 hour, until the top puffs up and cracks. Cool to room temperature

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pies
Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: Southern
Other Tag: For Kids
Hashtags: #holiday, #pecan, #Dessert, #pie