Chocolate Billionaires

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 5 mins

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

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.


Most Helpful

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

closet chef in ma December 29, 2008

Chewy, crispy with caramel and chocolate. We loved them. My GD and I made them.

RITLOU2 November 21, 2008

I LOVE the rice krispies mixed with that gooey caramel. What a delight! I smuggle them into the theatre when I go to the movies! Try them dipped into melted white chocolate! divine!

windywood August 06, 2005

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