Chocolate Billionaires

READY IN: 10mins
Recipe by alijen

Chocolate, caramel, pecans... wonderful! So easy, from Old Fashioned Living.

Top Review by closet chef in ma

These were so easy and a welcome addition to my Christmas goodies. Only difference I used milk choc chips

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 (14 ounce) package caramels
  • 3 tablespoons water
  • 1 12 cups chopped pecans
  • 1 cup coarsely crushed crisp rice cereal
  • 1 tablespoon shortening
  • 2 cups semi-sweet chocolate chips or 2 cups milk chocolate chips


  1. In top of double boiler over low heat, melt caramels with water.
  2. Remove from heat and stir in pecans and cereal.
  3. Drop by rounded teaspoons onto lightly greased waxed paper.
  4. Chill until firm.
  5. Melt Chocolate chips and shortening in the double boiler or heavy saucepan and dip candies until coated.
  6. Place on wax paper and chill until set.
  7. Store in airtight container.

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