New Orleans Butter Pralines

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 30 mins

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  1. Place 2 sheets of wax paper on 2 cookie sheets and butter. Set aside.
  2. Combine all ingredients except vanilla in heavy saucepan over medium heat. Bring mixture to a boil.
  3. Cook to soft-ball stage.
  4. Remove from heat; stir in vanilla.
  5. Stir until it loses its glossy sheen.
  6. Working quickly, drop mixture in tablespoons onto buttered paper.
  7. Let pralines cool completely before removing from paper.