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pecan brittle

(4 ratings)
Recipe by
Bea L.
Emerald Isle, NC

Found this recipe in the local newspaper many years ago. It's really good and easy to make. I like it better than peanut brittle because I find it easier on the teeth.

(4 ratings)

Ingredients For pecan brittle

  • 1 c
    granulated sugar
  • 1/2 c
    dark syrup
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 1/2 Tbsp
  • 3 c
    pecan halves
  • 1 tsp
    (level) baking soda

How To Make pecan brittle

  • 1
    Mix sugar, syrup, butter and vinegar together in an iron frying pan. Allow it to come to a boil then add in the pecan halves. Stir & cook for 10 minutes.
  • 2
    Remove from heat and add the 1 level tsp of baking soda. Stir & pour into two well greased large platters.
  • 3
    Let cool and then break into pieces.

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