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    Aunt Helen's Pecan Balls

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    Prep Time:

    Cook Time:

    30 mins

    20 mins

    10 mins

    Crabzilla's Note:

    Another childhood favorite from my Aunt Helen. I'm not sure how many pecan balls this recipe actually makes, I'm working off an old and yellowing piece of paper, it should make a fair amount though.

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    Ingredients:

    Serves: 4-6

    Yield:

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    Units: US | Metric

    Directions:

    1. 1
      Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
    2. 2
      Mix flour, baking soda, and salt together and set aside.
    3. 3
      In another mixing bowl cream together the shortening, sugar, brown sugar, and vanilla.
    4. 4
      Add the eggs and beat until creamy.
    5. 5
      Add flour mixture a little at a time, making sure it's well incorporated.
    6. 6
      Add nuts, and mix well.
    7. 7
      Using your hands, scoop well rounded tablespoons of the mixture and form smallish balls.
    8. 8
      Place balls on ungreased cookie sheet and bake for about 10 minutes.
    9. 9
      Let cool and remove from cookie sheet.

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    Nutritional Facts for Aunt Helen's Pecan Balls

    Serving Size: 1 (145 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 4

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 1092.0
     
    Calories from Fat 665
    60%
    Total Fat 73.9 g
    113%
    Saturated Fat 15.3 g
    76%
    Cholesterol 105.7 mg
    35%
    Sodium 948.6 mg
    39%
    Total Carbohydrate 97.9 g
    32%
    Dietary Fiber 4.5 g
    18%
    Sugars 41.2 g
    165%
    Protein 12.9 g
    25%

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