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creole pralines

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Recipe by
Janis McRae
Central, LA

This is a recipe from one of our beloved late senators from Louisiana.

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Ingredients For creole pralines

  • 2 c
  • 1 c
    dark or light brown sugar
  • 1 stick
  • 1 c
  • 2 tsp
    karo syrup
  • 4 c
    pecans, chopped

How To Make creole pralines

  • 1
    Put all ingredients, except pecans, in a 3 quart saucepan. Cook about 20 minutes after boiling starts, stirring constantly. Add pecans and cook until it forms a soft ball in cold water. Stir well and then drop by spoonfuls onto waxed paper. Place a few sheets of newspaper under waxed paper before dropping candy. Allow to harden before removing from waxed paper.

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