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  • 2 star values: 3
  • 1 star values: 2

Pecans, caramel smothered in melted chocolate -- it's Turtles® candy.

Recipe Summary test

prep:
15 mins
cook:
15 mins
additional:
7 hrs 30 mins
total:
8 hrs
Servings:
24
Yield:
24 candies
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Ingredients

24
Original recipe yields 24 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Preheat oven to 300 degrees F (150 degrees C). Grease baking sheets.

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  • Place three pecan halves in a Y shape on cookie sheet and place caramel in center. Repeat with remaining nuts and caramels.

  • Place in preheated oven 10 minutes, until caramel is melted.

  • Melt chocolate chips with shortening in microwave, or in a small saucepan over low heat; stir until smooth. Spoon over candies on sheets. Chill 8 hours or overnight, until firm.

Tips

TURTLES® is a registered trademark of DeMet's Candy Company.

Nutrition Facts

106 calories; protein 1.2g; carbohydrates 12.8g; fat 6.5g; cholesterol 0.7mg; sodium 25.5mg. Full Nutrition
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