Pecan Turtle Bars

Pecan Turtle Bars Recipe

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Jan W


Another orphan I've adopted...will be going over the recipe & trying it so I can post a picture...

Looks easy enough, but I have an idea to kick it up a for it!!!


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20 Min
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1.5 c
all purpose flour
1.5 c
brown sugar, packed, divided
1/2 c
butter, softened
1 c
pecan halves
2/3 c
1 c
milk chocolate pieces

How to Make Pecan Turtle Bars


  • 1Combine flour, 1 cup brown sugar and softened butter in large mixer bowl.
  • 2Beat at medium speed of electric mixer 2-3 minutes or until mixture resembles fine crumbs.
  • 3Pat mixture evenly onto bottom of ungreased 13x9" baking pan.
  • 4Sprinkle pecans evenly over crumb mixture.
  • 5Combine 2/3 cup butter and remaining 1/2 brown sugar in small saucepan.
  • 6Cook and stir over medium heat until entire surface is bubbly.
  • 7Cook and stir 1/2 to 1 minute more.
  • 8Pour into pan, spreading evenly over crust.
  • 9Bake in 350 degree oven 18-20 minutes or until entire surface is bubbly.
  • 10Remove from oven; immediately sprinkle with chocolate pieces.
  • 11Let stand 2-3 minutes to allow chocolate to melt; use knife to swirl chocolate slightly.
  • 12Cool completely in pan on wire rack.
  • 13Use sharp knife to cut into 48 bars.

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About Pecan Turtle Bars

Course/Dish: Candies, Chocolate
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #pecans, #bars

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